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is jy n hotentotsgods?

English translation: Are you a Hottentot god (or praying mantis)?

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06:41 Nov 14, 2001
Afrikaans to English translations [Non-PRO]
Afrikaans term or phrase: is jy n hotentotsgods?
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Adam McGowan
English translation:Are you a Hottentot god (or praying mantis)?
Explanation:
"Hottentot god" is a praying mantis - in Afrikaans also "hotnotsgot"
Ineke Hardy
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Ineke Hardy
Netherlands
Local time: 09:19
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Thankyou very much, you have all been very helpful! Enough to convince the lasy I seak Afikaans
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4Are you a Hottentot god (or praying mantis)?
Ineke Hardy


  

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Are you a Hottentot god (or praying mantis)?


Explanation:
"Hottentot god" is a praying mantis - in Afrikaans also "hotnotsgot"
Ineke Hardy

Ineke Hardy
Netherlands
Local time: 09:19
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
Grading comment
Thankyou very much, you have all been very helpful! Enough to convince the lasy I seak Afikaans
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