Uitlander

noun
Uit·​land·​er | \ ˈāt-ˌlan-dər How to pronounce Uitlander (audio) , ˈau̇t-, -ˌlän- How to pronounce Uitlander (audio) \

Definition of Uitlander

: foreigner especially : a British resident in the former republics of the Transvaal and Orange Free State

First Known Use of Uitlander

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Uitlander

Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch utelander foreigner, from utelant foreign territory, from ute out + lant land

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“Uitlander.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Uitlander. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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