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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One of a South African race of half-castes, resulting from the intercourse between the Dutch settlers and Hottentot and Bush women.

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  • noun Any of a subgroup of South Africa's heterogeneous and multiracial black people, originally populating the frontiers of the infant Cape Colony, living as seminomadic commandos of mounted gunmen.

Etymologies

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From Afrikaans Griekwa.

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