Afrikaans

Our Afrikaans linguists have worked with us on some of the most innovative and challenging language projects ever in South Africa, and are highly experienced in their respective fields of expertise. We provide professional Afrikaans translation, localisation, proofreading, editing and validation.

All linguists are well-versed in translation and localisation management software, ensuring the language used is both current and consistent in the approach to terminology, tone and, in general, translations that are true to their original. This is imperative in gaining traction in foreign markets.

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Afrikaans – What you need to know

Afrikaans is spoken by approximately 13, 5 % of South Africa’s population. Stemming from Dutch and later known as Cape Dutch, Afrikaans has a rich history and strong identity in South Africa.

Name and Language Code: Afrikaans - AF
Family: Indo-European, Germanic, West, Low Saxon-Low Franconian, Low Franconian - Dutch - Afrikaans
Est. number of speakers: 6 800 000
Countries Official:   South Africa
Prevalent Countries: South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland

 

Prevalent Countries

South Africa
South Africa
 Botswana
Botswana
 Lesotho
Lesotho
 Namibia
Namibia
 Swaziland
Swaziland