Definition of naartjie noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

naartjie

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈnɑːtʃi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɑːrtʃi//
 
(South African English)
 
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a type of small orange with a loose skin that you can remove easily Word Origin late 18th cent.: from Afrikaans, from Tamil nārattai ‘citrus’.