uitlander

[ahyt-lan-der, oit-; Dutch œit-lahn-duhr]
noun (often initial capital letter)
  1. a foreigner, especially a British settler in the Boer republics prior to the formation of the Union of South Africa.

Origin of uitlander

1890–95; < Afrikaans < obsolete Dutch, equivalent to uit out + land land + -er -er1
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uitlander

noun
  1. (sometimes capital) Southern African a foreigner; alien

Word Origin for uitlander

C19: Afrikaans: outlander
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