dorpie, noun

AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, dorp a country town or village + diminutive suffix -ie.
Diminutive form of dorp (sense a).
1943 J.Y.T. Greig Language at Work 106Political discussions..take place on the stoep or in the bar-parlour of a hotel in some dorpie of the platteland.
1993 Weekend Post 14 Aug. (Leisure) 4Even the church clock is an hour slow in the Eastern Cape dorpie which found itself on the tourist map with the screening of A Road to Mecca just over two years ago.
Diminutive form of dorp (sense a).

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