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Dictionary of South African biography.

W. J. De Kock

Dictionary of South African biography.

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by W. J. De Kock

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Published by South African Library in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South Africa -- Biography -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSouth Africa. National Council for Social Research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT729 D4 INDEX 1968
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18492688M

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    Verwey, E. J. , New dictionary of South African biography / edited by E.J. Verwey ; foreword by Nelson R. Mandela HSRC Publishers Pretoria Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. The fourth edition reflects the beginning of a new era in South Africa, and contains qu It includes forms of English that are peculiarly South African, as well as words adopted from Afrikaans, African and Khoisan languages, and from local Malay, Indian and Jewish communities.3/5(2).


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The influence of Indian languages, which have been used in South Africa since the 17th century as a consequence of the Dutch slave trade, can be traced to a number of typical South African English words such as dhunia, naartjie and bunny chow.

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