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Afrikaner

a White native of the Republic of South Africa whose mother tongue is Afrikaans
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94) The Afrikaaners intended the Homelands to become, at least in theory, independent states within the territories of South Africa.
Beyers Naude, a Dutch Reformed churchman whose counsel is today much sought by the Afrikaaners who once reviled him, the answer is emphatically yes.
Just as revealing as the deaths was the city's reaction: Like Afrikaaners on the veld, the bureaucracy circled the wagons-insuring its own survival if not that of its patients.
Afrikaaners have for many years hoped for a genetic test and there is now a prospect for one being developed.
Around 15 years ago only Africans attended football games while cricket and rugby were for the Afrikaaners but that's all changing and it was great to see all races supporting Bafana Bafana at the Confederations Cup.
We learned about the white Afrikaaners who had similar values to the White Southerners in America during the first half of the 20th century.
They haven't had this much fun since those Afrikaaners scored 96 points against us in Pretoria in 1998.
So it was hardly the ideal condition in which to take on the Boks in their own back yard, with thousands of biltong-chewing, bearded Afrikaaners after your blood.
Willie John and his band of brothers stood toe-to-toe with the Afrikaaners and handed them a beating, mentally and physically, returning home without losing a match.
But all that could have been overlooked had we not had to share a swimming pool with three dozen, fat and sweaty Afrikaaners practising aqua aerobics at 11 o'clock to burn off the memory of the cabaret the night before.