Meaning of riempie stool in English:

riempie stool

noun

(also riempies stoel)
South African
  • A chair or stool which features a backing or seat made of criss-crossing strips of worked leather.

Pronunciation

riempie stool

/ˈrɪmpi ˌstuːl/ /ˈriːmpi ˌstuːl/

Origin

1930s. Probably partly from Afrikaans riempiestoel from riempie + stoel chair (from Dutch stoel), and partly from riempie + stool, after Afrikaans riempiestoel.