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Synonyms for Afrikander

a white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans

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Looking out across the little houses of the dorp, clinging together as if for safety and companionship, he said: [...] "You are wrong, old friend, [.] when you say an Afrikander should give his daughters only to Afrikanders.
The Messianic overtones of her message foreground the question of leadership, in other words that this ideal could be achieved only by leaders with integrity, maturity and foresight: "A great Afrikander will one day rise with a genius for peace instead of politics or war--another Kruger, but half Dutch, half English, with modern ideas advanced and as broad as the world" (61).
SOUTH Africans-varticularly his three million Afrikander followers, to whom he was their greatest leader ever- are today shakenly taking stock after the dramatic exit from office of President John Vorster.