Definition of Afrikaans noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌæfrɪˈkɑːns//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæfrɪˈkɑːns//
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a language that has developed from Dutch, spoken in South Africa See related entries: Languages Word Originthe name in Afrikaans, from Dutch, literally ‘African’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Afrikaans