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  1. Griqua people

    The Griqua are a subgroup of South Africa's heterogeneous and multiracial Coloured people, who have a unique origin in the early history of the Cape Colony. Similar to another Afrikaans-speaking group at the time, the Trekboers, they originally populated the frontiers of the infant Cape Colony.Their semi-nomadic society mobilised into commandos of mounted gunmen. Also like the Boers, they migrated inland from Cape Town, and established several states in what is now modern South Africa and Namibia. Under apartheid they were classified as "Coloured" and have since mostly integrated with other mixed-race populations in South Africa.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Griqua people in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Griqua people in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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