Afrikaans

The Map of Afrikaans spoken Area

Afrikaans is a Low Franconian West Germanic language descended from Dutch and spoken mainly in South Africa and Namibia. There are also speakers of Afrikaans in Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Germany, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the UK, the USA, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Afrikaans is taught periodically at Indiana University through the African Languages Program at IU.

Afrikaans Pronunciation

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