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EtymologyEdit

Probably from Latin āfricānus. Equivalent to Afrika +‎ -aan. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌaː.friˈkaːn/
  • (Netherlands)
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  • Hyphenation: Afri‧kaan
  • Rhymes: -aːn

NounEdit

Afrikaan m (plural Afrikanen, diminutive Afrikaantje n)

  1. African (a native of Africa)

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