Afrikaans Translation

Professional Afrikaans Translation

TrueLanguage has the resources and expertise to provide quick and accurate translation and localization for virtually any kind of project in over 120 languages. Our network of professional linguists is comprised of native-speaking, trained language professionals and certified subject matter experts who are ready to translate for you whatever you need. And each project benefits from the use of advanced translation and project management technologies in addition to strict adherence to ISO 9001:2015 certification standards, all of which ensure the highest levels of efficiency, quality and authenticity.

Language Facts and Information


Origin and History

Descended from the Dutch language, as spoken by Dutch settlers in the south of Africa. High level of mutual intelligibility with Dutch. Incorporates many loanwords from Asian and African languages. Once called “Cape Dutch”

Language Family

Indo-European > Germanic > West Germanic

Native Speakers

7.1 million

Writing System


Where it’s Spoken

South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe