noun \ˈgrēkwə, -rik-\

Definition of Griqua



  1. 1 :  one of a mixed people in South Africa of Bushman and Khoikhoi descent

  2. 2 :  the mixed offspring of European, Bushman, and Khoikhoi ancestry in South Africa —called also Bastaard

  3. 3 :  any person of mixed European and African descent —used chiefly in southwestern Africa

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Origin and Etymology of griqua

Afrikaans Griekwa

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