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|Afrikaans to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Afrikaans term or phrase: boer|
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When "boer" is used by members of the African Nationl Congres, chanting "Kill the farmer, kill the boer!" one could percieve it as negative.
When, on the other hand, members of the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging say "boer" they express pride and solidatity.
From first reference:
boer: ~noi, ~nooi, see boermeisie; ~pampoen, white pumpkin; ~perd, (strong) farm horse; Boer horse; ~plaas, farm; ~plek, haunt, favourite spot; den (of robbers); ~pot, jackpot; ~s, (-e), boorish; rustic, agrestic, countrified; ~seep, home-made soap; Boerseun, Afrikaner (Boer) boy; ~seun, farm lad, country boy; ~s´heid, rusticity, boorishness; ~tabak, boer tobacco; ~tannie, country woman.
boer´tig, (-e), jocose, jocular; comical; ~heid, jocularity.
Boer´volk, Boer (Afrikaner) nation.
boer: ~vrou, country woman; farmer’s wife, peasant wife; ~woning, farmhouse, farmstead.
Local time: 08:14
Native speaker of: Swedish, English
PRO pts in pair: 15
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