boer

Part of speech: noun

A Dutch colonist, or person of Dutch descent in South Africa.

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Usage examples "boer":

  1. I became a Boer- outwitting animal. - "The Passionate Friends", Herbert George Wells.
  2. 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", George Durston.
  3. 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", Kelly Miller.