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boereseun, noun

Forms:
Also boerseun.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, ‘farmer’s boy’, boere see boere + seun boy, son.
An Afrikaner boy or man; a farm-boy, a ‘son of the soil’; plaas-seuntjie, see plaas sense 1 c. Also attributive. Cf. seun. See also boeremeisie sense 1.
1947 Monitor 21 Mar. 16This literary masterpiece, written by a simple ‘boerseun.’
1990 Weekend Argus 14 July 15Afrikaner heads ANC in Cape Town...A boereseun leaps the great divide.
An Afrikaner boy or man; a farm-boy, a ‘son of the soil’; plaas-seuntjie, see plaas1 c. Also attributive.

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