apartheid
constitionalized racial segregation
begrip
concept, grasp
bloed
blood
bobotie
a spicy meat stew
boer
farmer, also the derogatory term for an Afrikaner
dominee
form of address when speaking to a clergyman of the Dutch Reformed Church
dorp
town
duwweltjies
tiny thorns that usually cling to grass
frikkadel
meat ball
geelslang
yellow or Cape cobra
Hottentot
derogatory term used by whites for a member of the Khoi nation
Kafferboetie
The derogatory term used by pro-Apartheid whites for anti-Apartheid whites
kleinbaas
little boss, how a black addressed a young white man
kleinmies
little madam, how a black addressed a young white woman
kleinnooi
little miss, how a black addresed a young white girl
laer
lager (aan encampment within a circle of ox-drawn wagons)
lobola
dowry of a young black woman
moskonfyt
jam made from grapes
padkos
picnic hamper for when on the road
predikant
clergyman
Sestigers
group of dissident Afrikaner writers in the Sixties
stoep
verandah
verkramp
narrow-minded, bigoted, reactionary
verlig
enlightened, open-minded
volk
the people
vrede
peace
vrees
fear