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Capetonian, noun

Forms:
Also occasionally Capetownian.
Origin:
EnglishShow more Cape Town name of the city + English noun- and adjective-forming suffix -ian.
A resident of Cape Town (see Mother City); also called Capey (sense 2). Also attributive.
1904 Argus Christmas Annual (Cape Colony Sect.) 23A Capetonian..states that it would take days to explore them (sc. the Cango Caves).
1990 J. Michell in Style Nov. 62Durbanites eat for enjoyment and energy rather than to impress their clients; and, unlike Capetonians, they aren’t prepared to spend hours fussing over prissy little plates of nouvelle cuisine.
A resident of Cape Town (see Mother City); also called Capey (sense 2). Also attributive.

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