Afrikanderism

noun
Af·​ri·​kan·​der·​ism
variants: or Africanderism \ ˌa-​fri-​ˈkan-​də-​ˌri-​zəm \
plural -s

Definition of Afrikanderism

1 : the principles, policies, or practices of Afrikaners
2 : a characteristic feature of Afrikaans occurring in another language especially in South Africa

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First Known Use of Afrikanderism

1881, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Afrikanderism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Afrikanderism. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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