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totsiens

[ tawt-seenz ]
/ tɔtˈsinz /
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interjection Chiefly South African.

until we meet again; goodbye.

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Origin of totsiens

First recorded in 1935–40; from Afrikaans tot siens, from tot (weer) siens “till we meet again”
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