Definition of koeksister in English:

koeksister

Line breaks: koek|sister
Pronunciation: /ˈkʊksɪstə/

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(also koesister /ˈkuːsɪstə/)

noun

South African
  • A plaited doughnut dipped in syrup.

Origin

from Afrikaans koe(k)sister, perhaps from koek 'cake' + sissen 'to sizzle'.

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