a son of Arne and Poseidon, and ancestor of the Boeotians.
noun (South African) a protruding or distended belly: beer boep
a South African of Dutch extraction. of or relating to the Boers. Contemporary Examples Must Read New Fiction: ‘Arcadia,’ ‘Men in Space,’ ‘The O’Briens,’ ‘Hot Pink’ Chloë Schama, Jacob Silverman, Wendy Smith, Daniel Roberts March 22, 2012 Canada Comes to the Rescue of Great Britain, Again Andrew Roberts November 27, 2012 The Petraeus Revolution: How […]
a war in which Great Britain fought against the Transvaal and Orange Free State, 1899–1902. a war between Great Britain and the Transvaal, 1880–81. noun either of two conflicts between Britain and the South African Boers, the first (1880–1881) when the Boers sought to regain the independence given up for British aid against the Zulus, […]
noun (South African) a crossbred mastiff used esp as a watchdog