Meaning of naboom in English:

naboom

noun

(also naaboom)
South African
  • Any of several trees and shrubs of the genus Euphorbia (the spurges), especially the trees E. tetragona and E. ingens.

Pronunciation

naboom

/ˈnɑːbʊəm/ /ˈnɑːbuːm/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Cape Monthly Magazine. From Afrikaans naboom, of uncertain origin.