What does the word boer mean?

Usage examples for boer

  1. And then someone started that swinging march song that had leaped into popularity at the time of the Boer War, Soldiers of the Queen. – The Boy Scout Aviators by George Durston
  2. During the Boer War England put more than 1, 000, 000 men in the field. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller