sewejaartjie, noun

Forms:
Formerly also zevenjaartje.
Origin:
Afrikaans, DutchShow more Afrikaans (earlier Dutch zevenjaartje), sewe seven + jaar year + diminutive suffix -ie.
everlasting.
1847 [see everlasting].
1986 Motorist 3rd Quarter 29The everlasting flowers — called ‘sewejaartjies’ — have a shorter life in the unhospitable poort.
everlasting.

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