Definition of oblietjie in English:

oblietjie

noun

South African
  • A very thin sweet biscuit cooked in a special iron and rolled while still warm to form a cylinder. Frequently attributive, especially in "oblietjie iron".

Origin

Late 19th century. From Afrikaans oblietjie from Dutch oblie + -tjie, form used after vowel of -ie, diminutive suffix.

Pronunciation

oblietjie

/əˈbliːki/ /əˈbliːtʃi/