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Afrikander Bond, noun phrase

Forms:
Also Africaaner Bond, etc.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, Afrikander, variant of Afrikaner noun sense 2 a + bond league, association.
historical
A political party at the Cape between 1880 and 1911, originally established as a pan-Afrikaner movement, and later supporting the all-inclusive white nationalism which led to Union in 1910; Bond noun2 sense 1. Also attributive.
1884 Times (Canada) 6 Mar. 6The Afrikaner Bond..was sending petitions that the Basutos should be handed back to the British Government.
1990 R. Gool Cape Town Coolie 19The Stellenbosch Van Der Merwes..had more than a hand in the beginnings of the Great Trek, and later in the formation of the liberal Afrikaner Bond.
A political party at the Cape between 1880 and 1911, originally established as a pan-Afrikaner movement, and later supporting the all-inclusive white nationalism which led to Union in 1910; Bondnoun1. Also attributive.

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