Sentence Examples

  • The Griquas (or Bastaards) are descendants of Dutch-Hottentot half-castes.
  • Considerable trouble was caused by the emigrant Boers on either side of the Orange river, where the new corners, the Basutos and other Kaffir tribes, Bushmen and Griquas contended for mastery.
  • The first of these " Treaty States " recognized was that of the Griquas of Griqualand West.
  • The town was founded in 1819, and in its early days was largely resorted to by Griquas and Bechuana for the sale of ivory, skins and cattle.
  • Early in the 29th century Griquas established themselves north of the Orange.

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