noun ron·da·vel \ˈrändəˌvel\

Definition of rondavel



  1. 1 :  a round native hut of southern Africa usually made of mud and having a thatched roof of grass

  2. 2 :  a round house resembling a native hut often used as a guesthouse or tourist dwelling in southern Africa

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Origin and Etymology of rondavel

Afrikaans rondawel

First Known Use: 1829

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a trip made at another's expense

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