Definition of oudstryder in English:

oudstryder

(also outstryder)

Pronunciation /ˈəʊtstrʌɪdə/

noun

historical
  • A veteran who fought on the side of the Boer Republics, especially in the Boer War (1899–1902). Hence, in extended use: a veteran of any war.

Origin

1940s. From Afrikaans oudstryder from Dutch oudstrijder veteran from oud + strijder warrior (from strijden to fight + -er).