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.
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|