noun. an official language of the Republic of South Africa; closely related to Dutch and Flemish.
- South African Dutch
Rhymes with Afrikaans
How do you pronounce afrikaans?
Pronounce afrikaans as ˌæfrəˈkɑnz.
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adjective. belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their language.