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kaffirboetie, noun

Forms:
Also kafferboetie, kafir-boetie, and with initial capital.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans kafferboetie literally ‘little brother of a kaffir’.
derogatory, offensive
An abusive form of reference or address to a white person who is perceived to be friendly with black people or working for their welfare. Also attributive. See also boetie sense 5.
1939 [see liberal noun].
1990 Weekend Argus 14 July 15At school he was called a ‘kafferboetie’..because he made friends with black children.
An abusive form of reference or address to a white person who is perceived to be friendly with black people or working for their welfare. Also attributive.

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