Strandlooper

noun
Strand·​loop·​er | \ ˈstrandˌlüpər \
plural -s

Definition of Strandlooper

1 : one of a late prehistoric coastal race of southern Africa
2 : a coast-dwelling Bushman

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History and Etymology for Strandlooper

Afrikaans, from strand shore (from Middle Dutch strant) + looper runner, from Middle Dutch loper, from lopen to run + -er

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“Strandlooper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Strandlooper. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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