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fluitjie, noun

Forms:
Formerly also fluitje, vlijtje.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, fluit flute, whistle + diminutive suffix -ie.
A mouth-organ; mondfluitjie.
1913 C. Pettman Africanderisms 174Fluitje,..The Dutch name for a mouth organ.
1972 N. Henshilwood Cape Childhood 36We raced to the gates to see them pass by our gardens, a medley of lilting music of banjos and fluitjies (mouth organs).
A mouth-organ; mondfluitjie.

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