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since 1880
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in 2010

How to Pronounce Afrikaans

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Afrikaans

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  1. An official language of the Republic of South Africa; closely related to Dutch and Flemish
  2. Belonging or relating to white people of South Africa whose ancestors were Dutch or to their language ("an Afrikaans couple")

Fun Facts about the name Afrikaans

  • How unique is the name Afrikaans? Out of 5,743,017 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Afrikaans was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Afrikaans: Your name in reverse order is Snaakirfa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rfasaknia. How do you pronounce that?

What Afrikaans's Have Visited This Page?

What does the name Afrikaans mean?

Ais for assertive, a great leader

Fis for fair, always honest and true.

Ris for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Kis for keen, your sense of honesty.

Ais for attractive, inside and out

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Nis for nice, need I say more?

Sis for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

Past life for Afrikaans born Nov 1, 1971

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greece approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).