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liedjie, noun

Forms:
Also (occasionally) liedtjie.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, lied song + -ie.
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A song, particularly an Afrikaans folk-song. Also occasionally figurative. See also boereliedjie, ghommaliedjie, luisterliedjie.
1934 Star 26 May (Swart)He..has arranged numerous Afrikaans liedjies and deuntjies [tunes], already popular here.
1991 Weekly Mail 30 Aug. 11They play hymns and Afrikaans liedjies on a Yamaha electric keyboard someone set up in the café’s dining room.
A song, particularly an Afrikaans folk-song. Also occasionally figurative.

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