Definition of Randlord in US English:

Randlord

noun

South African
historical
  • A mining magnate or tycoon on the Rand in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Daily Chronicle. From rand + lord, after landlord.

Pronunciation

Randlord

/ˈran(d)lɔːd/