Hollands, noun

Origin:
Afrikaans
The Dutch language, especially as spoken in the Dutch province of Holland. See also Nederlands.
1903 D. Blackburn Burgher Quixote 2My fame as a reader of difficult letters in the Taal, Hollands, and English..was great.
c1936 S. & E. Afr. Yr Bk & Guide 36Afrikaans has ousted ‘Hollands’ and ‘Nederlands’ Dutch.
1977 F.G. Butler Karoo Morning 220In addition to their Afrikaans set books the Higher Grade pupils had one or two in Hollands.
The Dutch language, especially as spoken in the Dutch province of Holland.
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