Definition of Kaapenaar in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːpəˌnɑː/

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South African
An inhabitant of Cape Town or of the Western Cape Province.
Example sentences
  • I'm a Kaapenaar - born in the little hamlet of Kuilsrivier in the Western Cape.
  • I hate everything about Cape Town, except for my wife who is a born Kaapenaar.


Afrikaans, from kaap 'Cape' + the personal suffix -enaar.

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