from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. South African An outlander; a foreigner.
- n. South African A native of Great Britain who resided in either of the former republics of the Orange Free State and Transvaal.
Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch utelander, from utelant, foreign land : ute, out; see ud- in Indo-European roots + land, land; see lendh- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)