Definition of vaatjie in English:

vaatjie

Line breaks: vaa|tjie
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪki, ˈfʌɪtʃi/

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(also vatje)

noun

South African
  • A small cask for carrying water or wine.

Origin

mid 19th century: Afrikaans, from vaat 'vat' + the diminutive suffix -tjie.

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