randjie, noun

randje, rankieShow more Also randje, rankie, rantje, rantjie.
Afrikaans, South African DutchShow more Afrikaans, earlier South African Dutch randje, randtje, diminutive form of rand (see rand).
A small ridge; a rise; cf. rand sense 1 a. See also bult, hoogte, koppie.
a1878 J. Montgomery Reminisc. (1981) 98I saw some wagons drawn up; these had shortly before come through the river, and were outspanned on the randjie.
1984 Fair Lady 18 Apr. 84Because he knew every randjie and every kloof, his men were in position and ready for action hours before anyone else.
A small ridge; a rise;

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