Afrikaans-English dictionary

5000 Word Afrikaans Dictionary

A great companion for Afrikaans language learners, from beginner to intermediate level. Includes the most commonly used words in Afrikaans today. You can view the PDF dictionary on your smartphone or your iPad (using the free iBooks app).

5000 Word Afrikaans Dictionary


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5000 Word Afrikaans Dictionary

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Key Features

  • Includes the most important words in Afrikaans
  • Afrikaans-English and English-Afrikaans
  • Essential vocabulary marked in bold


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Online Afrikaans dictionary

This Afrikaans dictionary contains the 5000 most used words in Afrikaans which are essential for day to day communication. Along with the meaning of the word, the dictionary will also provide usage examples.

'n huis
a house
die huis
the house
Daardie huis is onse
That house is ours
Daardie huis is wit
That house is white
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About Afrikaans

About Afrikaans

Afrikaans is spoken by approximately 8 million people in South Africa. You'd like to improve your Afrikaans vocabulary? Download our Afrikaans PDF dictionary now and learn new Afrikaans words today!

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Basic words and phrases in Afrikaans

Learn to get by in Afrikaans with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Afrikaans greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

hierdie meisie
this girl
hierdie vrou
this woman
hierdie man
this man
hierdie seun
this boy
Speak! Afrikaans

Speak! Afrikaans

Learn Afrikaans now. You'll begin with simple Afrikaans phrases and day to day vocabulary and advance at your own pace... seeing, listening and responding in Afrikaans. Fun to use and also fun to learn! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a comprehensive Afrikaans language course for Windows. If you have a Windows laptop, this will be an excellent way for you to learn Afrikaans.

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You can learn Afrikaans in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Afrikaans in a short time and our nine-step Afrikaans learning guide will show you how. You'll learn Afrikaans greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Afrikaans.

Afrikaans learning guide : Step 9

In the previous steps, you learned about Afrikaans greetings, Afrikaans nouns, Afrikaans adjectives and Afrikaans verbs. In this step, we highlight the use of possessive pronouns in Afrikaans. You'll learn phrases like my huis, my boek and my tafel (my house, my book, my table). You'll also learn jou huis, jou boek and jou tafel (your house, your book, your table). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Afrikaans and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol.

On the Road! Afrikaans

On the Road! Afrikaans

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Afrikaans words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Afrikaans words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Afrikaans and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Afrikaans audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Afrikaans course for you.

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