uitlander

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since 1890. From Afrikaans uitlander (foreigner), from Dutch uitlander (foreigner). Cognate and confluenced with English outlander.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɪtˌlæn dəɹ/

Noun[edit]

uitlander (plural uitlanders)

  1. (South Africa) A foreigner; outlander.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Equivalent to uitland (foreign countries) +‎ -er. Cognate with German Ausländer.

Noun[edit]

uitlander m (plural uitlanders, diminutive uitlandertje n, feminine uitlandse)

  1. (historical) foreign settler in South Africa
  2. (archaic) foreigner

Descendants[edit]