Transvaal

[trans-vahl, tranz-]
Related formsTrans·vaal·er, nounTrans·vaal·i·an, adjective
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Examples from the Web for transvaalian

Historical Examples of transvaalian

  • Nor are they in Transvaalian territory, but that of the Tebelé, beyond the Limpopo river, and journeying on north.

    The Vee-Boers

    Mayne Reid


British Dictionary definitions for transvaalian

Transvaalian

adjective
  1. of or relating to the former South African province of Transvaal or its inhabitants

Transvaal

noun
  1. former province of NE South Africa: colonized by the Boers after the Great Trek (1836); became a British colony in 1902; joined South Africa in 1910; replaced in 1994 for administrative purposes by a new system of provinces (Eastern Transvaal (later Mpumalanga), Northern Transvaal (later Limpopo), Gauteng, and North West province). Capital: Pretoria
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