Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun (plural bergies)South African informal
- Two Bergies slept in the front garden outside our bedroom window Saturday night.
- There has been an increase in vagrants and Bergies and huge antisocial behaviour.
- This is the first ever documentary about the Bergies, a unique homeless community living on the streets of Cape Town, South Africa.
From Dutch berg 'mountain' + the informal suffix -ie.
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