Afrikaans to English word list

Another great lists of words in Afrikaans and their meanings with translations from Afrikaans to English.

aal	eel
aalmoes	alms
aambeeld	anvil
aambei	haemorrhoid, hemorrhoid, pile
aambeie	haemorhoids
aan	to, toward, towards
aan die brand steek	kindle, light
aanbeveel	recommend, register
aanbeveling	recommendation
aanbod	offer
aanbrand	burn
aandag	attention
aandenking	keepsake, memento, souvenir
aandete	evening meal, supper
aandoen	affect, call at, cause, give rise to
aandoening	affection, emotion
aandring	insist
aandui	indicate, suggest, point out, show
aangee	give, pass, spend
aangenaam	agreeable, enjoyable, lovely, nice, pleasant
aangesien	because, for the reason that, since
aangry	move, stir, affect
aanhaal	cite, quote
aanhou	breed, keep, raise, rear
aankom	arrive, get
aankoms	arrival
aankweek	cultivate, grow
aanmoedig	encourage
aanneem	accept, receive, take, take in
aanpak	attempt, test, try
aanpas	try on
aanraai	advise, counsel
aansien	esteem, regard, respect
aansienlik	considerably
aansit	put on
aanskakel	put on, start, switch on, turn on
aanslag	assault
aansluit	join, associate, come together, pool
aansluiting	joining, junction
aansoek doen	aspire, aspire to, hope for, run for election
aanspreeklik	responsible
aanstaande	close, near, nearby, next
aanstel	appoint
aanstelling	appointment, appointment to office
aanstoot	commotion, scandal
aantal	amount, number
aantas	corrode
aantrek	put on
aantrekkingskrag	attraction
aantreklik	attractive
aanvaar	accept, receive, take, take in
aanvaarding	acceptance
aanval	assault, attack
aanvul	complete
aap	ape, monkey
aar	vein
aarbei	strawberry
aarde	earth, land, soil
aardgas	natural gas
aartappel	potato
abakus	abacus
abattoir	abattoir, slaughterhouse
Abessiniër	Abyssinian
ach	oh
Achilles	Achilles
Achilleshiel	Achilles' heel
Adam	Adam
adamsappel	Adam's apple
adder	viper
Aden	Aden
administrasie	administration, management
admiraal	admiral
Adonis	Adonis
adres	address
adresseer	address
Adriatiese See	Adriatic, Adriatic Sea
adverteer	advertise, announce, give notice
advertensie	ad, advertisement
advies	notification, notice, advice, counsel
advokaat	advocate, lawyer
afdeling	branch, compartment, department, pigeonhole
afdelingswinkel	department store, warehouse, bazaar
afdwaal	go astray, stray off
afgaan	descend, get off, go down
Afganistan	Afghanistan
afgee	spread
afgelope	last
Afghaan	Afghan
Afghanistan	Afghanistan
afhaal	take off, put off
afklim	get out, get out of a car
afkondig	issue, proclaim, promulgate, publish, reveal
aflewer	deliver, furnish, supply
aflewering	delivery
afmeting	dimension, measurement
Afrika	Africa
Afrikaan	African
Afrikaans	African, Afrikaans, Afrikaans language
Afrikaner	Afrikaner, Afrikander
Afro-Asiaties	Afro-Asian
afsender	sender
afskakel	cut, cut a connection
afskeid neem	say goodbye, take leave
afskryf	amortize, deaden, write off
afslag	abatement, discount, rebate
afsny	cut off
afsonderlik	apart, particular, separate, special
afspraak	accommodation, agreement, appointment, date
afstaan	cede, give in, give up, give way, relinquish
afstand	distance, offset
afsweer	abjure, abnegate
aftree	retire
afval	drop, fall, remainder, rest, debris, rubbish
afwyk	turn
ag	eight
agste	eighth
agter	behind, after, aback, backwards
Agter-Indië	Indo-China
agter wees	be late
agterent	backside, rump, behind, bottom, buttocks
agtergrond	background, bottom, foundation
agterlik	backward, mentally deficient, retarded
agtien	eighteen
ah	woe
ai	ouch
Aken	Aix-la-Chapelle
akkomodasie	equipment
akroniem	acronym
aksie	action, activity
akteur	actor
aktivis	activist
aktrise	actress
akwarium	aquarium
al	already, by now, yet
al die	all
Albaans	Albanian
Albanees	Albanian
Albanië	Albania
Albanies	Albanian, Albanian language
Albaniese taal	Albanian, Albanian language
albei	both
Aleoete	Aleutian Islands
Alexandrië	Alexandria
alfabet	alphabet
algemeen	general, usual
Algerië	Algeria
Algeryn	Algerian
Algeryns	Algerian
Algiers	Algiers
alibi	alibi
alkohol	alcohol
alledaags	commonplace, dismal, trite, daily
alleen	alone, only, sole, solitary
allerhande	every kind of
Allerheilige	All Hallows, All Saints' Day
Allersiele	All Souls' Day
alles	altogether, everything, all of it
almal	all, each, every, everyone
almal se	everyone's
Alpe	Alps
alreeds	already, by now, yet
altwee	both
altyd	always
aluminium	aluminium, aluminum
Amasone	Amazon
amateur	amateur, fancier, dabbler, dilettante
Amerika	America, United States of America, USA
Amerikaans	American
Amerikaanse buffel	bison
Amerikaner	American, US citizen
ammunisie	munition, ammunition
amper	almost, nearly
ampère	ampere, ampère
amptelik	official
amuseer	amuse
analise	analysis
Andalusië	Andalusia
ander	other, another, else
anders	differently
Angel-Sakser	Anglo-Saxon
Angel-Saksies	Anglo-Saxon
Angola	Angola
Antarktika	Antarctic, the Antarctic
Antille	Antilles
antwoord	answer, reply, respond
Apokalips	Apocalypse
appel	apple
appelkoos	apricot
applikant	candidate
April	April
apteek	chemist's shop, drugstore
Apulië	Apulia
Arabië	Arabia
Arabier	Arab
Arabies	Arabian, Arabic
arbeid	job, work
Ardenne	Ardennes
arena	arena
arend	eagle
Areopagus	Areopagus
Argentinië	Argentina
Argentyn	Argentine
Argentyns	Argentine, Argentinean
argief	archive
argument	quarrel
argumenteer	maintain
Argus	Argus
Ariër	Aryan
Aries	Aryan
arm	arm, miserable, poor
Armenië	Armenia
Armeniër	Armenian
Armenies	Armenian
armhorlosie	watch, wrist-watch
armoede	poverty
arriveer	arrive, get
artikel	article, commodity
as	ash, cinder, when, how, like, such as, than, if
Asdag	Ash Wednesday
asem	breathe
Asepoestertjie	Cinderella
Asiaat	Asian
Asiaties	Asian, Asiatic
Asië	Asia
asof	as if, as though, in a way
Asoriese Eilande	Azores
asseblief	please
Assirië	Assyria
Assiriër	Assyrian
Assiries	Assyrian
assistent	aid, assistant, helper, assistent
Astekies	Aztec
asyn	vinegar
Athene	Athena, Athene, Athens
Athener	Athenian
Atlanties	Atlantic
Atlantiese Oseaan	Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean
Atlas	Atlas
atleet	athlete
Atties	Attic
Augias	Augeas
Augiasstal	Augean stable
Augustus	August
Australië	Australia
Australiër	Australian
Australies	Australian
avontuur	adventure
baai	bay
Baäl	Baal
baan	playground
baas	boss, chief, leader, master
baba	baby
bababed	bedstead
Babilonië	Babylonia
Babilonies	Babylonian
Bacchus	Bacchus
bad	bath
badkamer	bathroom
bagasie	baggage, luggage
baie	a lot of, much, many, quite, very, very much
bak	bake, fry, tub, vat, basin, bowl, pelvis, jug
bakker	baker
baksteen	brick
bal	ball
balans	equilibrium
balju	taskmaster
Balkan	Balkans
ballet	ballet
Balties	Baltic
band	binding, strip, tape, tyre
bank	bank
bankrot	bankrupt
bankrot raak	be bankrupt, go broke
Bantoe	Bantu
Bantoe-	Bantu
barbier	barber
bars	split
Basel	Basel, Basle
basies	basic
Bask	Basque
basketbal	basketball
Baskies	Basque
Bataaf	Batavian
Bataviaan	Batavian
Batavier	Batavian
battery	accumulator, battery, storage battery
beantwoord	answer
bed	bed
bedaar	calm down
bedags	by day, during the day, in the daytime
bedanking	rejection, refusal
bederf	damage, injure, spoil, bribe
bedien	serve, introduce, perform, present
bediende	maid, servant
bedoel	aim, intend, mean
bedrag	amount, sum
bedreig	menace, threaten
bedreiging	menace, threat
beeld	image, picture, statue
been	leg, paw
beer	bear
bees	bovine, bovine animal
beesvleis	beef
begin	begin, commence, start, beginning, commencement
beginner	beginner
beginsel	principle
begrip	understanding
begroting	budget
behaal	acquire, attain, get, obtain, accomplish, reach
behandel	care for, cure, treat
beheer	administration, management
behoor aan	belong to
behoorlik	decent, fitting, proper, suitable, decently
behou	hang onto, hold
Beier	Bavarian
Beiere	Bavaria
beïndruk	impress
beïnvloed	affect, influence
bekeer	convert
bekend	well-known
bekendstel	introduce, perform, present
beklemtoon	accent, accentuate, stress
bekom	get, have, receive
bekommer hom	care about, take care of
bekommerd	anxious
belaai	burden, load
beland	arrive, get
belangrik	important, serious
belangstelling	interest
beleid	policy, politics
Belg	Belgian
België	Belgium
Belgies	Belgian
Belgrado	Belgrade
beloon	compensate, reward
Bengale	Bengal
Bengalees	Bengal
beoefen	exert, practice
bepaal	define, determine, attach, fasten, fix, affix
beplan	plan
bêre	put away, stow
bereid	finished, ready, through
bereik	accomplish, attain, reach
berg	mountain
berig	information, communication
berk	birch
berkeboom	birch
Berlyn	Berlin
Berlyner	Berliner
Berlyns	Berlin
Bern	Bern, Berne
beroemd	famous, glorious
beroep	handicraft, occupation, trade, profession
beseer	hurt
besef	understand, realise, realize, be aware of
beset	busy
besig	busy
besit	own, possess, possession
beskawing	civilization
beskikbaar	available
beskrywing	description
beslis	absolutely, definitely, without fail
besluit	decide
besoedel	soil
besoek	visit
besoeker	caller, visitor
besoekersboek	visitor's register
besonderheid	detail
bespaar	save, spare
bespreek	reserve
bestaan	exist
beste	best
besteding	expenses
bestel	book, order, reserve
bestelling	order
bestuur	direct, guide, manage, steer, conduct, lead
bestuurder	manager, director
beswaar	protest
betaal	pay
betaam	befit, be fitting
beteken	imply, mean, signify
betekenis	meaning
betekenisvol	significant
beter	better
Betlehem	Bethlehem
betrekking	post
betrokke	concerned, in question
betyds	at the right time, in time
beuk	beech
bevat	comprise, contain, include
bevestig	assent, say yes, confirm, corroborate
bevolking	population
bevorder	promote
bevordering	promotion
bevrore	frozen
bewaar	conserve, keep, maintain, preserve
beweeg	move
beweging	movement
bewonder	admire
bewys	proof, sign, token
biblioteek	library
bid	pray
bied	offer, propose, suggest
bieg	admit, confess, profess
bier	ale, beer
bikini	bikini
biljart	billiards
billik	fair, just, righteous
bind	bind, connect, join, tie, tie up
binne	a, in, inside, into, per, within
binnekort	soon
binnelands	aboriginal, domestic
bioskoop	cinema, movie theatre
Birma	Burma
Birmaan	Burmese
Birmees	Burmese
Bisantium	Byzantium
Bisantyns	Byzantine
biskop	bishop
bison	bison
bitter	bitter
blaarslaai	lettuce
blaas	blow
bladsy	page
blank	blank, white
blanke	European, white man
bleik	point out to be
blik	can, tin, tin can
blind	blind
blink	bright, brilliant
bloed	blood
bloedrooi	blood red, blood-red
Bloemfontein	Bloemfontein
bloese	blouse
blok	block, pad
blokletter	type
blom	bloom, flower
blou	blue
Bloubaard	Bluebeard
blus	extinguish, put out
bly	remain, stay, stay over, happy, glad
bo	above, over, on top, overhead, upstairs
bobbejaan	baboon
Boeddha	Buddha
Boeddhisme	Buddhism
Boeddhist	Buddhist
boek	book
Boekarest	Bucharest
boekhou	book-keeping
Boer	Afrikaner, Afrikander, Boer
boereplaas	estate, farm, property, ranch
Boergondië	Burgundy
Boesman	Bushman
boete	fine
boetekaartjie	minutes, protocol
bogenoemd	above, above-mentioned
Boheems	Bohemian
Boheme	Bohemia
boks	box, jug, container, vessel
bokser	boxer
Boliwië	Bolivia
Boliwies	Bolivian
Bolsjewiek	Bolshevik
Bolsjewis	Bolshevik
Bombaai	Bombay
bondel	bunch, bundle, cluster, sheaf
bonus	bonus
boodskap	errand, message
boom	tree
boonop	on top of
boor	bore
boord	orchard
bord	plate
bordeel	brothel
bors	bosom, breast, chest
borsel	brush
bos	forest, woods
bosbok	bushbuck
bots	collide
botsing	collision
bottel	bottle
botter	butter
bouer	builder
braai	roast, toast
Brabander	Brabantine
Brabant	Brabant
Brabants	Brabantine
brand	burn, conflagration, fire
brandewyn	brandy
brandstof	fuel
Brasiliaan	Brazilian
Brasiliaans	Brazilian
Brasilië	Brazil
breek	break
breekbaar	breakable, brittle, fragile
brein	brain
Bretagne	Bretagne, Brittany
brief	letter
briefkaart	postcard
bril	glasses, spectacles
bring	bring, fetch
Brit	Briton
Brits	British
broei	incubate, sit
broer	brother
bron	fountain, source, spring
brood	bread, loaf
brosjure	leaflet, pamphlet, paperback
brug	bridge
Brugge	Bruges
bruin	brown
Brunswyk	Braunschweig, Brunswick
Brussel	Brussels
Brussels	Brussels
Brusselse spruitjies	Brussels-sprouts
buffel	buffalo
buffer	buffer, bumper
buig	bend
buis	barrel, channel, pipe, tube
buite	outside, outside of
buiteland	foreign country
bul	bull
Bulgaar	Bulgar, Bulgarian
Bulgaars	Bulgarian
Bulgarye	Bulgaria
bundel	collection
burger	middleclass citizen, hamburger
buro	bureau, office
bus	bus, autobus, omnibus
bushalte	bus stop, busstop
buurman	neighbor, neighbour
by	at, beside, by, near to, next to, with
Bybel	Bible
bybel	bible
bylae	appendix, codicil, rider
bymekaar	together
bymekaarbring	collect, gather, pick up, join, unite
byna	almost, nearly
byt	bite
byvoeg	add
bywoon	attend, be present, witness
bywoord	adverb
bywoordelik	adverbial
Caesar	Caesar
Calvyn	Calvin
Carthager	Carthaginian
Carthago	Carthage
casino	casino
Celebes	Celebes
Ceylon	Ceylon
chaos	chaos, tangle
chemie	chemistry
Chileen	Chilean
Chileens	Chilean
Chili	Chile
China	China
Chinees	Chinese
chirurg	surgeon
Christen	Christian
Christendom	Christianity
Christus	Christ
Cipries	Cypriot, Cypriote
Ciprioot	Cypriot, Cypriote
Ciprus	Cyprus
Columbus	Columbus
Confucius	Confucius
Cupido	Cupid, Eros
Curaçao	Curaçao
daad	act, action
daag	assign
daagliks	daily
daal	descend, go down, land
daar	there, yonder
daardie	that, that one, those
daardie een	that, that one
daarna	afterwards, next, subsequently
daarom	therefore
daarvandaan	from there, thence
dadelik	at once, instantly, immediately, without delay
dag	hello
dagvaarding	summons
Dalmasië	Dalmatia
dam	dame, king, queen
damestudent	student, female student
dan	then
dank	thank
dankbaar	thankful
dankie	thank you, thanks
danksy	thanks to
dans	dance
dapperheid	courage
Dardanelles	Dardanelles
darem	genuinely, indeed, really, truly, absolutely
das	tie, necktie
dat	that
dateer	date
datum	date
day	day
deeglik	enormously, extremely
deel	part, piece, share
deelneem	participate, take part
deels	partially, partly
Deen	Dane
Deens	Danish
definisie	definition
definitief	absolutely, definitely, without fail
deftig	beautiful, fine, handsome, lovely
dek	cover
dekade	decade
deken	blanket
dekor	decor, décor, decoration
delikaat	dainty, delicate, fine, refined
demokrasie	democracy
demokraties	democratic
den	fir, pine, pine tree
Denemarke	Denmark
denneboom	fir
departement	department
deponeer	deposit
deporteer	deport
derde	third
dertien	thirteen
dertig	thirty
Desember	December
destyds	then
detail	detail
deur	by, by means of, through, with, door, gate
deurbring	pass, spend
deurdat	because, for the reason that
deurmaak	experience, live through, survive
deurmekaar	dazed, perplexed, upset
deurpad	motor road, motorway, super highway, turnpike
deursnee	profile
Deuteronomium	Deuteronomy
diamant	diamond
die	the, that, that one
dié	those, this
die Elsas	Alsace, Elsass
die Kaapprovinsie	Cape Province
die Krim	Crimea
die Transkei	Transkei
dieet	diet
dief	thief
diens	service
diep	deep, profound
diepte	depth
dier	animal, beast
dieretuin	zoo
digter	poet
dikwels	frequently, often, regularly
dimensie	dimension, measurement
dinee	dinner, midday meal
ding	affair, business, business deal, case, matter
dink	deem, opine, think
Dinsdag	Tuesday
diploma	diploma
direk	direct, straight
direkteur	director, manager
dissipline	discipline
dit	that, that over there, those, these, this
dit daardie	that, that over there, those
dit hierdie	these, this, this here
doel	aim, goal, purpose
doen	act, do, make, perform
dogter	daughter, girl, lass
dokter	doctor, physician
dokument	document, paper
dom	foolish, stupid
dominee	pastor
Dominikaans	Dominican
donasie	gift, present
Donau	Danube
Donderdag	Thursday
donker	bleak, dark, dismal, dreary, dim
donkie	ass, donkey
dood	dead, death
doodmaak	extinguish, put out
doodskiet	shoot dead
doof	deaf
doopnaam	Christian name
doos	box
dor	dry
Dories	Dorian, Doric
dorp	village
dors	thirsty
dors wees	be thirsty
dosyn	dozen
dra	carry, wear
draagbaar	stretcher
draai	turn
Drakensberge	Drakensberg Mountains
drama	drama
dreigement	menace, threat
drie	three
Driekoninge	Epiphany, Twelfth-night
Driekoningefees	Epiphany, Twelfth-night
dringend	pressing, urgent
drink	drink, drink to excess
drinkpan	bar, pub
dronk	drunk, intoxicated
droog	dry
droogte	dryness
druif	grape
druk	press, oppress, squeeze
drup	drip
dryf	drift, be adrift, float, swim, chase, drive
duidelik	clearly
duim	thumb
duisend	thousand, one thousand
duister	dark, dim
Duits	German, German language
Duitse masels	German measles
Duitse taal	German, German language
Duitser	German
Duitsland	Germany
duiwel	devil
dun	gaunt, lean, slender, thin
durf	courage
dus	so, then, therefore, consequently, subsequently
duur	dear, expensive, lovely, valuable, costly, pricey
dwarsdeur	throughout
dwerg	dwarf, midget, pigmy
dwing	compel, force
Edam	Edam
edel	of noble birth
edelweiss	edelweiss
Eden	Eden
Edenburg	Edinburgh
eed	oath
eekhoring	squirrel
eekhorinkie	squirrel
een	one
een-en-twintig	twenty-one
een en twintig	twenty-one
eend	duck
eendag	at some time, ever
eenheid	unity
eensaam	lonely, solitary
eergister	the day before yesterday
eerlik	above-board, honest
eers	at some time, ever, first, firstly, first of all
eerskomende	nearest, next, close, nearby
eerste	first
eet	eat, feed
eetkamer	dining-room
eetservies	crockery set
eeu	centennial, century
effek	effect, impression
effektief	actual, real
Egeïese See	Aegean Sea
eggenoot	husband
eggo	echo
Egipte	Egypt
Egiptenaar	Egyptian
Egipties	Egyptian
egter	but, however, nevertheless, yet
ei	egg
eie	own, personal
eienaar	owner
eienaardig	odd, peculiar, strange, typical
eiendomsagentskap	broker
eik	oak
eiland	island
einde	end, ending
eindeksamen	final examination
eindig	accomodate, end, finish, terminate
eintlik	to tell the truth
ek	I, me
ekonomies	economical
eksamen	investigation, examination, test
Eksodus	Exodus
eksperiment	experiment
ekstase	ecstasy
ekstra	extra
ekstreem	excessive, inordinate, extreme
elders	elsewhere
elegant	elegant
elektries	electric
elektrisiteit	electricity
elektron	electron
elementêr	elemental, elementary
elf	eleven
elke	all, each, every, everyone
elkeen	all, each, every, everyone
els	alder
Elsas	Alsace, Elsass
Elsasies	Alsatian
Elsasser	Alsatian
elsboom	alder
emigreer	emigrate
emosie	affection, emotion
en	and
energie	energy
Engeland	England
Engels	English, English language
Engelsman	Englishman, Sassenach
enige	a few, any, some
enige tyd	any time, momentarily
enigiemand	a, any, anybody, some, somebody, someone
enigiets	anything, something
enigste	alone, only, sole, solitary
enkele	a few, any, some
enorm	enormous, huge, immense
ens.	etc.
ensovoorts	et cetera, et caetera
erediens	service, worship service
êrens	anywhere, somewhere
erf	inherit
erg	important, serious
erken	confirm, corroborate
ernstig	important, serious
ertjie	pea
ervare	experienced, expert
ervaring	experience
esel	ass, donkey
Eskimo	Eskimo
esperantis	Esperantist
Esperanto	Esperanto
Est	Estonian
Estland	Estonia
Ests	Estonian
ete	meal
Ethiopië	Ethiopia
Ethiopiër	Ethiopian
Etrurië	Etruria
Etruriër	Etrurian, Etruscan
Etruries	Etrurian, Etruscan
Etruskies	Etrurian, Etruscan
Eufraat	Euphrates
Europa	Europe
Europeaan	European
Europeër	European
Europees	European
Eve	Eva
evolusie	development, evolution
ewe	all the same, equally, a while, momentarily
ewig	eternal, for ever, forever
fabriek	factory
familie	family
fase	phase, stage
fasiliteer	facilitate
fassineer	fascinate
Februarie	February
fee	fairy
feit	fact
feodaal	feudal
ferm	firm, robust, sturdy, solid
fiets	bike, cycle, bicycle
fietsry	cycle
fiks	healthy, well
Filippyns	Philippine
Filistyn	Philistine
film	film, motion picture, movie
Fin	Finn
Finland	Finland
Finlander	Finn
Fins	Finnish
firma	company, firm
flard	rag, scrap
fliek	go to the cinema, go to the movies
fliekhuis	cinema, movie theatre
flikker	flare, flare up
floreer	be succesful, prosper
flou word	faint, swoon
fluit	flute
fonds	fund
fooitjie	tip
forel	trout
foresti	be lacking, be missing
formeel	formal
fossiel	fossil
foto	photograph
fout	aberration, error, mistake
framboos	raspberry
Frankeland	Franconia
Frankies	Frankish
Frankryk	France
Frans	French, French language
Franse taal	French, French language
Fries	Frisian
Friesland	Friesland
funksie	function
gaaf	good, nice, okay, fine, very well
gaan	go, shall, will
gaan staan	halt, come to a halt, stop
gade	wife
galery	gallery
Galicies	Galician
Gallië	Gaul
garage	garage
garnaal	prawn
gas	gas, guest
gasvry	hospitable
gasvryheid	hospitality
gat	hole
geadresseerde	addressee
geag	dear
gebed	prayer
gebeur	come about, happen, occur
gebeurtenis	event, occasion, occurence, opportunity, chance
gebied	area, region
geboorte	birth
gebou	building
gebruik	custom, habit, way, employ, use, make use of
gebruiker	user
gedaante	form, shape
gedagte	thought
gedeelte	part, piece, share
gedeeltelik	partially, partly
gedig	poem
gedra hom	behave, conduct oneself
geduld	patience
geduldig	patient
gedurende	for, during, while, whilst
gee	give
geel	yellow
gees	soul, ghost, phantom, fairy, intellect, mind
geesdrif	enthusiasm
geesdriftig	enthusiastic
geheim	secret
gehoorsaam	obey
geïnteresseerd	gripped, interested
geld	money
geldstuk	coin
gelede	agoago
geleentheid	chance, event, occurence, opportunity
geliefde	lover
geluk	luck, happiness
gelukkig	fortunate, happy
gelykheid	draw, equality
gemaklik	comfortable
gemiddeld	average, middle, mean
geneig	inclined
generaal	general
generasie	generation
Genesis	Genesis
Geneve	Geneva
geniet	be glad, enjoy, rejoice, delight in
genoeg	enough, sufficient
genot	fun, pleasure
genre	genre
Gent	Ghent
Genua	Genoa
geografies	geographic, geographical
geraamte	skeleton
gereed	finished, ready, through
geregtigheid	justice, righteousness
gerieflik	comfortable
Germaan	German, Teuton
Germaans	Germanic, Teutonic
geruime tyd	a long time, for a long time
gesag	authority, glamor, glamour, prestige
gesels	speak, talk
gesig	expression, face
gesin	family
gesins-	domestic
geskei	divorced
geskenk	gift, present
geskie	come about, happen, occur
geskiedenis	story, history
geskikt	appropriate, becoming, seemly, suitable
geskoolde	able
geslag	generation, sex
gesond	healthy, well
gesondheid	health
gespanne	strained
gesprek	conversation
getroud	married
geur	odor, odour, scent, smell
geveg	battle, scuffle, struggle
gevolglik	consequently, so, subsequently
gevolgtrekking	conclusion, inference
geweldig	enormous, huge, immense
gewete	conscience
gewig	weight
gewild	popular
gewoon	common, ordinary, usual
gewoond wees	accustom, be in the habit of
gewoonlik	ordinarily, usually
gewoonte	custom, habit, way
gholf	golf, gulf
gids	handbook, guide, guidebook
gier	vulture
giet	pour, scatter, shed
giftig	poisonous
gil	yell
gimnastiek	gymnastics
gips	gypsum, plaster of Paris
gister	yesterday
glad nie	not at all
glas	glass
gleuf	slot
glimlag	smile
glo	believe, deem
gly	glide, slip
god	god
God	God
godsdiens	religion
godsdienstig	pious, religious
goed	good, nice, okay, OK, well
goedkoop	cheap, inexpensive
Goeie Vrydag	Good Friday
goeiemiddag	good afternoon
goeiemôre	good morning
goeienaand	good evening
goeienag	good night
golf	golf, gulf
gooi	throw
gordyn	curtain
Goties	Gothic
gou	fast, quickly, swiftly
gou maak	go fast, hurry, rush
goud	gold
Gouda	Gouda
goudgeel	golden yellow
Goudkus	Gold Coast
goudvis	goldfish
goue	gold, golden
graad	degree, grade, heading, title
graag	willingly
Graal	Grail
gram	gram, gramme
grammatika	grammar
gras	grass
grasgroen	grass green
gratis	free
grens	boundary, frontier, limit
gretig	avid, eager for, greedy
Griek	Greek
Griekeland	Greece
Grieks	Greek, Hellenian, Hellenic
griep	flu, grip, influenza
grimeer	make up
grimering	make up, make-up
groen	green
Groenland	Greenland
groente	vegetable
groep	group
groet	greet, salute, greeting
grond	ground, soil
grondwet	constitution
groot	big, great, large
Groot-Brittanje	Britain, Great Britain
grootte	bulk, dimension, extend, size
grot	cave, grotto, cavern, den
groutjie	ass, donkey
gryp	clutch, grab, grasp, grip, seize
grys	gray, grey
Guinee	Guinea
Gulde Vlies	Golden Fleece
gunsteling-	advantageous, favourable
haai	shark
haan	cock, rooster
haar	her, his, its, their, she
haarkapper	barber, hairdresser
haas	haste, go fast, hurry, rush
haastig	hurried, fast, quick, rapid, speedy, swift
haat	hate
hael	hail
Haïti	Haiti
hakie	clamp, bracket, parenthesis, staple
hakskeensening	Achilles' tendon
hallo	hello
hals	neck
hamburger	hamburger
hand	hand
handel	business, commerce, trade
handelaar	merchant, businessman
handlanger	abetter, abettor, accessory, accomplice
handtekening	signature
hang	droop, hang
hanteer	handle, manipulate
hap	morsel, mouthful
hard	loud
hardloop	run
hare	hair, hairs, hers
hart	heart
Havanna	Havana
Hawaïes	Hawaiian
Hawaiï	Hawaii
hawe	harbor, harbour, port
hê	have, have got
Hebreër	Hebrew, Jew
Hebreeus	Hebrew, Jewish
Hebride	Hebrides, Western Islands
heelal	universe
heeltemal	at all, entirely, wholly
heerlik	agreeable, enjoyable, lovely, nice, pleasant
heide	heath
heilig	sanctify
heks	witch
hel	hell
held	hero
helder	bright, clear, light, distinct, plain
heldhaftig	heroic
heldin	heroine
hele	entire, overall, whole
Helleens	Hellenian, Hellenic
helm	helmet
help	abet, aid, assist, help, accomodate
Helvesië	Helvetia
hemel	heaven, sky
Hemelvaartdag	Ascension Day
hemp	shirt
hen	chicken, fowl
hengel	fishing rod
herdenking	recollection
herder	shepherd
herfs	autumn
herhaal	repeat
herinnering	memory, recollection
herken	recognise, recognize
herkoms	lineage, origin
heroïen	heroin
hert	deer
heuning	honey
heup	hip
hiëna	hyaena, hyena
hier	here
hierbo	above
hierdie	these, this
hierheen	here, hither
hiervandaan	from here, hence
higiënies	hygienic
Hindoe	Hindu, Hindoo
Hindoe-	Hindu, Hindoo
Hindoes	Hindu, Hindoo
hitte	heat
hoe	how, in what way, as, like, such as
hoe gaan dit met u?	how are you?, how do you do?
hoe laat	what time
hoe ver	how far
hoed	hat
hoekom	what for, why
hoender	chicken, hen, fowl
hoer	hooker, whore
hoerhuis	brothel
hoes	cough
hoeveel	how many, how much
hoeveelste	how many, what number
hof	court
hok	cage
hokkie	hockey
Holland	Holland
Hollander	Dutchman, Hollander
Hollands	Dutch
hom	him
hond	dog
honderd	hundred, one hundred
Hongaar	Hungarian
Hongaars	Hungarian
Hongarye	Hungary
honger	hungry
honger wees	be hungry
hoofkwartier	headquarters
hoofpyn	headache
hoofsaaklik	above all, especially, chiefly, mainly
hoofstad	metropolis, capital, capital city
hoofweg	major road
Hooglander	Highlander
Hooglied	Canticles, Song of Solomon, Song of Songs
hoop	hope
hoor	hear, find out, learn of
horlosie	watch
horror	horror
hospitaal	hospital
hotel	hotel
hou	hang onto, hold
hou van	appreciate, like
houding	behaviour, conduct, deportment, position
houer	holder, socket
hout	timber, wood
huidig	current, present, present-day
huis	house
huis toe	home
huldig	honor, honour
hulle	them, to them, they, their, her, his, its
hulle s'n	theirs
hulp	aid, help
hurk	cower, crouch, squat
huur	hire
huurmotor	taxi
huwelik	marriage, matrimony
hy	he, him
hyser	elevator, lift
Iberies	Iberian
ideaal	ideal
idee	idea
idioom	idiom
iemand	a, any, anybody, some, somebody, someone
iep	elm
Ier	Irishman
Ierland	Ireland
Iers	Irish
iets	anything, something
ignoreer	ignore
immigreer	immigrate
immoreel	abandoned, nasty
impak	effect, impression
in	a, in, inside, into, per, within
in aanmerking kom	be considered, count
in die algemeen	generally
in elk geval	in any event
in kennis stel	inform, report
in verband met	with reference to
inasem	inhale
inbreker	burglar
indeks	index
Indiaan	Indian, American Indian
Indiaans	Indian, Red Indian
Indië	India
indien	if, provided that
Indiër	Indian
Indies	Indian
Indiese tier	tiger
individueel	individual
Indo-China	Indo-China
Indo-Europeaan	Indo-European
Indo-Europeër	Indo-European
Indo-Europees	Indo-European, Indo-Germanic
Indo-Germaans	Indo-European, Indo-Germanic
Indo-Sjina	Indo-China
Indonesië	Indonesia
Indonesiër	Indonesian
Indonesies	Indonesian
indruk	effect, impression
industrie	industry
ineenkrimp	cower, shrink
informasie	information
ingenieur	engineer
inheems	aboriginal, domestic, native
inhoud	contents
inleiding	introduction, preface
inlewer	deliver, furnish, supply, convey, hand, hand over
inligting	information
inligtingskantoor	inquiry-office
inmaak	preserve
innig	close, intimate, cardiac, cordial, hearty
inrig vir	pay attention to
inrigting	institute
inruil	interchange, swap
insameling	collection
insident	event, occasion, occurence, opportunity
insit	enter, insert, put in, put away, stow
inskep	dish up
insluitend	including, inclusively
inspekteur	inspector
inspektisto	inspector
inspuit	inject
inspuiting	injection
instel	begin, commence, start
instituut	institute
instruksie	directions, instruction
inteendeel	on the contrary
intelligent	intelligent, sagacious
intens	intense, intensive
interessant	interesting
internasionaal	international
intusse	all the time, in the meantime, meanwhile
invoer	import
invul	fill, fill in, fill up
Ionies	Ionian
Iraaks	Iraki, Iraqi, Iraquian
Irak	Irak, Iraq
Irakiër	Iraki, Iraqi, Iraquian
Iran	Iran
Iraniër	Iranian
Iranies	Iranian
Islam	Islam
Islamities	Islamic
isolasie	insulation, isolation
Israel	Israel
Israeli	Israelian
Israelies	Israelian
Israeliet	Hebrew, Jew, Israelite
Israelities	Israelite, Israelitish
Istanboel	Istanbul
Italiaan	Italian
Italiaans	Italian
Italianer	Italian
Italië	Italy
item	element, fragment, item, particle
ivoor	ivory
ja	yes
jaag	race, run, chase, hunt
jaar	year
jaarliks	annual, yearly
jag	yacht
jager	hunter
jakkals	jackal
jaloers	jealous
Jamaika	Jamaica
jammer	regrettably, unfortunately
jammer wees	be sorry about, regret
Januarie	January
Japan	Japan
Japannees	Japanese
Japanner	Japanese
Japans	Japanese
jas	coat, overcoat
Java	Java
Javaan	Javanese
Javaans	Javan, Javanese
jeens	at, by, on, across from, against, in exchange for
Jehova	Jehovah
Jerusalem	Jerusalem
Jesus	Jesus
joernalis	journalist
Johannesburg	Johannesburg
jongmens	youngster, youth
jonk	young
Jood	Hebrew, Jew
Joods	Jewish
Jordaan	Jordan
Josef	Joseph
josie	devil
jou	you, to you, thou, your
joune	yours
juis	accurate, precise, correct, exact, proper, right
Julie	July
julle	you, to you, your
julle s'n	yours
Junie	June
juweel	gem, jewel
juwelier	jeweller
jy	thou, you
Kaapprovinsie	Cape Province
Kaaps	Cape
Kaapstad	Cape Town
kaart	map
kaartjie	bill, ticket, note
kaartjieskantoor	booking-office
kabaret	cabaret
kabeljou	cod, codfish
kabinet	cabinet
kafeteria	cafetaria
Kain	Cain
Kaïro	Cairo
Kalifornië	California
kalkoen	turkey
kalm	calm, quiet, tranquil
Kalvarieberg	Calvary, Golgotha
kam	comb
kameel	camel
kameelperd	giraffe
kamer	chamber, room
kamera	camera
Kameroen	Cameroon, Cameroun
kamp	camping ground, camping site, camp of tents
kampeer	camp, be encamped, lie encamped, camp out
kampeerterrein	camping ground, camping site
kan	be able to, can, may
kanaal	canal, channel
Kanada	Canada
Kanadees	Canadian
Kanaries	Canary
Kanariese Eilande	Canary Islands
kandidaat	candidate
kangeroe	kangaroo
kanker	cancer, canker
kans	chance, luck
kanselleer	abjure, abolish, abrogate, annul, cancel, remit
kant	side
kantoor	office, bureau
kantoorklerk	clerk
Kapitool	Capitol
kapster	hairdresser, female hairdresser
kaptein	captain
kar	car, cart, chariot
karakter	character, nature, personality
karig	in short supply
karma	karma
Karmeliet	Carmelite
Karpate	Carpathians
kas	cabinet, closet, cupboard, sideboard
Kaspiese See	Caspian Sea
kasset	cassette
kasteel	castle
Kastiliaans	Castillian
Katalaans	Catalonian
katalogus	catalog, catalogue, directory
Katalonië	Catalonia
katoliek	Catholic
katolisisme	Catholisism
Kaukasus	Caucasus
keel	throat
keer	occasion, time, halt, stop
kelder	basement, cellar
kelkie	cocktail
kelner	waiter
Kelt	Celt
Kelties	Gaelic, Celtic
ken	be acquainted with, know
Kenia	Kenya
kenmerkend	characteristic
kennis	acquaintance, knowledge
kennisgewing	information, communication
kerk	church, kirk
kerrie	curry
kers	candle
kersboom	Christmas tree, Christmas-tree
Kersfees	Christmas, Christmas feast, Yule
Kersmis	Christmas, Christmas feast
Kersvader	Father Christmas
Keulen	Cologne
keuse	alternative, option, choice, election
kies	choose, elect, pick out
kilogram	kilo
kilometer	kilometer, kilometre
kind	child, offspring, young, infant
kla	complain
klaar	already, by now, yet, finished, through
klank	sound
klap	hit, knock, strike
klas	class
klassiek	classic, classical
klavier	piano
klee	clothe, dress
klein	diminutive, little, small
Klein-Asië	Asia Minor
kleindogter	granddaughter
kleingeld	change
kleinkind	grandson
kleinseun	grandson
klere	clothes, clothing
klets	gossip
kleur	colour, dye, tint
kleuterskool	nursery school
kliek	clan, clique, coterie, junto, set
kliënt	client, customer
klik	clap, click, rattle
klim	climb
klimaat	climate
kliniek	clinic
klink	sound
klokkie	bellflower, Canterbury bell
klomp	heap, pile, stack
klub	club, society
knie	knee
knip	bolt
knoop	knot, node
kobra	cobra
kode	code
koeël	bullet
koei	cow
koel	cool
koepee	compartment, coupé
koerant	gazette, magazine, newspaper, periodical
koffer	trunk
koffie	coffee
kollega	colleague
kollege	college
kolom	column, pillar
kolonie	colony, settlement
kom	come
kombinasie	combination
kombuis	kitchen
komedie	comedy
komhalertjie	Adam's apple
kommandant	commander
kommentaar	annotation, note
kommissie	commission
kompak	compact
kompartement	compartment, coupé
kompetisie	competition, contest
koms	arrival
kondukteur	guard
Kongo	Congo, Zaire
koning	king
koninkryk	kingdom
konneksie	connection
konsep	draft, rough draft, plan, project, scheme
konsert	concert
Konstantinopel	Istanbul
konsternasie	consternation
konsul	consul
kontak	contact
kontant	cash, in cash
kontrak	contract
kontrole	administration, management
kontroleer	audit, check, check up on, supervise, verify
kook	boil, cook
koop	buy, purchase
koors	fever
koorsig	feverish
kop	head, pate
Kopenhagen	Copenhagen
kopiereg	copyright
koppelaar	clutch
koppie	cup
koppies-en-pierings	bellflower, Canterbury bell
Korinthies	Corinthian
kort	short, brief
kos	cost, food, nourishment
kostelik	lovely, fine, great, delicious
kou	chew
koud	bleak, chilly, cold
koud word	get cold
kous	stocking
kraal	bead
krag	force, strength, vigour
krap	scratch
kredietkaart	credit card
kreëer	create
kreef	crayfish, lobster
Kremlin	Kremlin
Kreta	Crete
Krim	Crimea
krisis	crisis, depression, emergency
Krisjna	Krishna
kristal	crystal
kritiseer	criticize
Kroaat	Croat
Kroasië	Croatia
Kroaties	Croatian
krokodil	crocodile
kronkel	meander, twist, wind around
kropslaai	lettuce
kruier	porter
kruip	crawl, creep
kruis	cross
Kruisberg	Calvary, Golgotha
kruisskyf	steak, beefsteak
kruk	crutch
kry	get, have, receive
Kuba	Cuba
Kubaan	Cuban
Kubaans	Cuban
kubus	cube
kudde	flock, herd
kuier	attend, call on, see, visit
kultuur	culture
kuns	art
kunsgalery	art gallery
kunstenaar	artist
kunstig	artificial, artistic, clever, dexterous, skillful
Kupido	Cupid, Eros
kurk	cork
kursus	class, course
kus	kiss, coast, seaside, shore
kussing	cushion
kwaai	bad, miserable, nasty, poor
kwaal	disease, illness
kwalifikasie	ability, qualification
kwartier	quarter of an hour
kweek	cultivate, grow
kwessie	question, dispute, quarrel
kyk	consider, deem, look, look at, regard, view
kyk na	consider, deem, look, look at, regard, view
laag	layer
laai	drawer, burden, load
laaste	last
laat	allow, leave, let, release, late, tardy
laerskool	primary school
lag	laugh
laken	sheet
lam	lamb
lamp	lamp
landbouskool	agricultural school
landskap	landscape, scenery
lang	long
langs	at, beside, by, near to, next to, alongside
langsaan	nearby
lank	a long time, for a long time
Lap	Laplander, Lapp
Lapland	Lapland
Laplander	Laplander, Lapp
Laplands	Lapp, Lappish
later	later, later on, afterwards, next, subsequently
Latyn	Latin
Latyns	Latin
lawaai	ado, din, noise, riot, tumult
lê	take off, put off, lie, recline
leef	be alive
leek	layman
leen	borrow
leer	teach, leather, learn
leër	army
leerware	leather goods
lees	read
leeu	lion
legende	legend
lei	conduct, direct, guide, head, lead
Leiden	Leiden, Leyden
leiding	platform, stage
leier	leader
lek	hole
lekker	agreeable, enjoyable, lovely, nice, pleasant
lekkers	delicacy, tidbit, sweet
lektor	lector, lecturer
lelie	lily
lelik	nasty, ugly
lemoen	orange
lengte	length
lening	loan
lente	spring, springtime
lepel	spoon
les	lesson
lessenaar	desk, lectern, school desk
Let	Latvian, Lett
Letland	Latvia
Lets	Latvian, Lettish
letterkunde	literature
lewe	life
lewendig	alert, brisk, keen
lewer	liver, deliver, furnish, supply
Libanon	Lebanon
Liberië	Liberia
Libië	Libya
Libiër	Libyan
Libies	Libyan
lid	member, supporter, limb
lidmaatskap	membership
lief wees vir	appreciate, like
liefde	love
liefhê	love
lieflik	gentle, soft, sweet, tender, charming, lovely
liewer	preferably
lig	light
liggaam	body
ligroos	pink
lindeboom	lime-tree, linden-tree
linguïs	linguist
linguïsties	linguistic
linkerkant	left, left side
links	on the left, to the left
lisensie	licence
Lissabon	Lisbon
Litaue	Lithuania
Litauer	Lithuanian
Litaus	Lithuanian
liter	liter, litre
literatuur	literature
logies	logical
lok	attract, decoy, lure
Londen	London
long	lung
Loofhuttefees	Feast of Tabernacles
loop	flow, function, operate, run, work
lork	larch
lorkboom	larch
lot	destiny, fate, ill fate, fortune, luck
Lotaringe	Lorraine, Lothringen
lourier	laurel
Lucifer	Lucifer, Satan
lug	air
lughawe	airfield, airport
lugpos	air-mail
lugposbrief	air letter, aerogramme
lui	lazy, slothful, sound
Luik	Liège
luiperd	leopard
luister	listen
luister naar	listen
lus	disposal, inclination, tendency
Lusern	Lucerne
luukse	deluxe, de luxe, luxurious, luxury
lyf	body
Lyfland	Livonia
Lyflands	Livonian
lyk	appear, look, cadaver, corpse, appear to be, seem
lyn	line
lys	list
ma	mother
maag	stomach
maak	act, do, make, perform
maal	occasion, time
maaltyd	meal
maand	month
Maandag	Monday
maar	but, however, nevertheless, yet
Maart	March
Macedonië	Macedonia
Machiavelli	Machiavelli
Madagaskar	Madagascar
Madonna	Madonna
Madrid	Madrid
maer	gaunt, lean, meager, skimpy, skinny, thin
mag	force, strength, vigour, be allowed to, may
makker	buddy, companion, comrade, pal
maklik	easy, facile
maksimum	maximum
mal	crazy, insane, mad, nuts
mal wees oor	be fond of, love
Malakka	Malacca
Maleis	Malay
Malta	Malta
Maltees	Maltese
Malteser	Maltese
man	husband
mandjie	basket
mango	mango
manlik	male, masculine
Mantsjoerye	Manchuria
Maria	Mary
Maria-ligmis	Candlemas
mariëteklokke	bellflower, Canterbury bell
mark	bazaar, fair, market, marketplace
Marokkaan	Moroccan
Marokkaans	Moroccan
Marokko	Morocco
masboom	pine, pine tree
masjien	engine, machine
masker	mask
massa	crowd, heap, mass, multitude, pile, lump
mat	carpet
materieel	material
matig	moderate, reasonable
medies	medical
medisyne	drug, medicine, pharmaceutical
medium	average, middle
meebring	bring along, take along
meedeel	communicate, report, let know, inform
meen	believe, deem, guess, presume, suppose, surmise
meer	more, further
meeste	most
Mei	May
meisie	girl, lass
mekaar	each other, one another
Mekka	Mecca
Melanesië	Melanesia
Melanesiër	Melanesian
Melanesies	Melanesian
meld	advertise, announce, give notice, report
melk	milk
meng	blend, mingle, mix, shuffle
mengsel	mixture
menigte	crowd, heap, mass, multitude, pile
mening	opinion
mens	man, human being
mensekind	man, human being
menslik	human
merendeels	for the greater part, for the most part, mostly
merk	notice
mes	knife
met	with, by, by means of, through
meter	meter, metre
meubel	piece of furniture
Mexikaans	Mexican
Mexiko	Mexico
middag	good afternoon
middagete	dinner, midday meal
Middel-Ooste	Middle East
mielies	corn, Indian corn, maize, mealies
miljoen	million
millimeter	millimeter, millimetre
min	little
minder	less
mineraal	mineral
minimum	minimum
minister	minister
minste	least
minuut	minute
mis	fog, mist
miskien	maybe, perhaps, possibly
misterieus	abstruse, mysterious
mite	myth
mode	fashion, mode
modern	modern
moed	courage
Moedermaagd	Madonna
moeg	tired
moeilik	difficult, hard, inconvenient
moeilikheid	difficulty, trouble
moeite	effort
moet	have to, must, ought to, should
Mohammedaans	Islamic
Mohammedanisme	Islam
mol	mole
mond	mouth
Mongolië	Mongolia
Mongool	Mongol, Mongolian
Mongools	Mongolian
monnik	monk
monster	monster, sample, specimen
Montenegro	Montenegro
Montenegryn	Montenegrin
Montenegryns	Montenegrin
monument	monument
mooi	beautiful, fine, handsome, lovely
moontlik	possible
moontlikheid	possibility
Moor	Mauritanian, Moor
moordenaar	murderer
Moors	Mauretanian, Moorish, Moresque
môre	tomorrow
môreaand	tomorrow evening
moreel	moral
môreoggend	tomorrow morning
morfologie	morphology, accidence
Mosambiek	Mozambique
Moskou	Moscow
Moskowiet	Muscovite
mossie	sparrow
mot	moth
motel	motel
motor	car, automobile, motor car, motor-car
motorfiets	motorcycle
motorfietsryer	motor-cyclist
motorhawe	garage
motreën	drizzle, drizzling rain
muis	mouse
munt	coin
muntstuk	coin
museum	museum
musiek	music
musiekinstrument	musical instrument
muur	wall
muurbal	squash
my	me, to me, I, my
myl	mile
myn	mine
mynbou	mining
myne	mine
myself	myself
na	to, toward, towards, after, close, near, nearby
na ... toe	to, toward, towards
naaldwerk doen	sew
naam	appellation, name
naamlik	namely, viz.
naand	good evening
naaste	nearest, next
naasteliefde	charity, love of one's neighbour
naburig	adjacent, nearby, neighbouring
naby	at, beside, by, near to, next to, close, nearby
nadat	after
nadelig	detrimentally, disadvantageously, prejudicially
nader	nearer
naderkom	advance, approach, come close, come closer
nael	nail
naelpolitoer	nail-varnish
nag	night
nagereg	dessert
nagklub	night club, night spot
nagvlinder	moth
nalatenskap	estate
namekaar	at a strech, for ... together, on end
Namibië	Namibia
nar	buffoon, jester, clown
nasien	revise
nasionaal	national
nasionaliteit	nationality
nat	wet
Natal	Natal
natuur	nature
natuurlik	of course, natural, naturally
navorsing	investigation, examination, test, exploration
navraag	question
naweek	week-end
Ndebele	Ndebele
nè	isn't it, isn't that so, or not
Nederduits	Low German
Nederlander	Dutchman
Nederlands	Dutch
nee	no, not
neef	cousin, nephew
neem	accept, receive, take, take in, get, lay hold of
nege	nine
negentien	nineteen
negentig	ninety
nek	neck
nêrens nie	nowhere
net	exclusively, just, only, alone, solely, exactly
netjies	cleanly cut, net, neat, precize
netnou	soon
neus	nose
Nguni	Nguni
niemand nie	nobody, no-one
nier	kidney
nietemin	but, however, nevertheless, yet
Nieu-Suid-Wallis	New South Wales
Nigeria	Nigeria
niks	nothing, none
niks nie	nothing
nodig	necessary
nodig hê	need, require
noem	mention, call
nog	still, yet
nog 'n	additional, another
nog niet	not yet
nogal	a little, some, to some extend, rather, enough
nommer	number, numeral
noodhulp	first aid
nooi	invite
Noor	Norwegian
Noord-Amerika	North America
noordelik	northern
Noordpool	Arctic, the Arctic
noordpool-	Arctic
Noors	Norwegian
Noorweë	Norway
Noorweegs	Norwegian
Noorweër	Norwegian
noot	bank note, banknote, bank-note
normaal	normal
nou	at present, now
nou-nou	soon
nou net	just, just now
November	November
nuus	news, novelty, something new
nuuskierig	inquisitive, curious
nuut	new, novel
Nuwejaarsdag	New Year's Day
nuweling	novice
nywerheid	industry
o	oh
o wêreld	woe
oefen	exercise, practise
oefening	exercise, practice
Oekraine	Ukraine, the Ukraine
Oekrainer	Ukrainian
Oekrains	Ukrainian
oewer	bank, border, edge, shore
of	or
offisieel	official
Oktober	October
olie	oil
olifant	elephant
olm	elm
om	at, by, on, beside, with
om te	for, to, in order to
omdat	because, for the reason that, since
omgewing	environment, environs, surroundings
omsit	put on
omstandigheid	circumstance
omtrent	about, approximately
onaangenaam	bleak, dismal, dreary, horrible, ghastly, grisly
onafhanklik	autonomous, independant
onder	below, beneath, under, underneath
onderaan	below, downstairs, underneath
onderdruk	suppress, choke, quell, suffocate
onderhoud	conversation, interview
onderneming	enterprise
onderrig	instruction
ondersoek	examine, investigation, examination, test
ondersteun	abet, support, sustain
ondertoe	down
ondervinding	experience
onderwerp	theme, topic, subject
onderwys	education
onderwyser	instructor, teacher
onderwyseres	teacher, female teacher
ongedierte	vermin
ongeluk	accident
ongelukkig	unfortunately, unhappy
ongetroud	single, unmarried
onjuis	erroneous, mistaken, wrong, incorrect
onlangs	recently
onnatuurlik	artificial
ons	us, to us, we, our
ons s'n	ours
onskuldig	guiltless, innocent
ontbied	send for
ontbreek	be absent, be missing
ontbyt	breakfast
ontdek	discover, uncover
ontdekking	discovery
onthaal	treat
onthou	recall, recollect, remember
ontklee	undress
ontkom aan	escape, flee
ontlok	draw out, drive out, express, utter
ontmoet	come across, encounter, meet, see
ontploffing	explosion
ontslaan	discharge, dismiss, fire, sack
ontsnap	escape, flee
ontspanning	distraction, diversion
ontvang	get, have, receive
ontvangsdame	receptionist
ontvoer	abduct
ontwikkel	develop, reveal
ontwikkeling	development, evolution
onvatbaar	immune
oog	eye
oogmerk	aim, goal, purpose
ook	also, too
oomblik	instant, moment
oop	open
oopmaak	open, open up
oor	ear, above, more than, over, after, about
oordeel	judge, judgment
oordra	pass, spend, convey, hand, hand over
oorgenoeg	abundant
oorkant	opposite
oorlog	war
oorsend	send, transmit
oorsig	abridgement, abridgment, abstract, resumé
oorskadu	cast a shadow
oorskry	cross, go beyond, transfer
oorsprong	origin
oorspronklik	aboriginal, originally
oorsteek	cross, go beyond, transfer
oorstroom	flood
oortollig	overflowing, superfluous
oortreding	sin, transgression
oortree	sin, transgress
oorweeg	consider, esteem, regard, think, think about
oorwinning	victory
Oos-Duitsland	East Germany, GDR
Oossee	Baltic Sea
ooste	east, East
oostelik	eastern, Oriental
Oostenryk	Austria
Oostenryker	Austrian
Oostenryks	Austrian
op	a, in, inside, into, per, within, on, upon
op tyd	at the right time, in time
opdrag	commission, errand
Openbaring	Apocalypse
openlik	openly
opera	opera
operasie	operation, surgical operation
opereer	operate
opgaan	ascend, climb, go up
ophang	hang
ophef	ado, din, noise
ophou	end, come to an end, end up, expire, cease, stop
opinie	opinion
opklaar	clear
oplaai	meet, pick up
oplei	breed, bring up, educate, raise, teach
opleiding	education
oplewer	bear, produce
oplossing	solution
opmerk	notice
opmerking	observation, remark, notice
oppas	pay attention, watch out for, be careful
oppervlakte	area
oppik	get, lay hold of, pick up, take
oproep	appeal to, invoke
opsegging	abolition, abrogation
opsig	relation
opsit	put on
opskep	dish up
opstaan	get up, rise, stand, stand up, ascend, go up
opstandig	insubordinate, rebellious
optel	get, lay hold of, pick up, take
optree	act
optrek	lever, lift, raise
opvatting	idea, concept, opinion
opvoering	presentation
opwen	strech, wind up
opwinding	excitement
oral	all about, everywhere
Oranje	Orange
oranje	orange-coloured
Oranje-Vrystaat	Orange Free State
orde	order
organisasie	organization
organiseer	organize
orgidee	orchid
orkes	orchestra
oseaan	ocean
oud	old
ouderdom	age
ouderwets	old-fashioned, out of date
oudmodies	old-fashioned, out of date
ouer	parent
ouerloos	orphan
ouers	parents
ouma	granny
oupa	granddad
outyds	old-fashioned, out of date
pa	father
Paasfees	Easter
pad	road, route, way
padda	toad, frog
pak	pack, package, wrap up
pak klere	costume, outfit, suit
pakket	pack
pakkie	packet, parcel
paling	eel
pampoen	gourd, pumpkin, squash
pan	casserole, saucepan, cooking pot, frying-pan
pap	empty, void
papaja	papaya, papaw
papegaai	parrot
paradys	paradise
parfuum	perfume
parkeer	park
parkeerplek	car park, lay-by, parking bay, parking garage
pars	squeeze out
party	celebration, festival, party, many, a lot of
Parys	Paris
pas	fit, conform, fit in, be appropriate, suit
Pase	Easter
passasier	passenger
patroon	pattern, stencil, template, templet
pawiljoen	pavilion
peer	pear
Peking	Peiping, Peking
pensioen	pension, retirement
pensioentrekker	retired person, pensioner, retiree
pensionaris	retired person, pensioner, retiree
peper	pepper
per	a, in, inside, into, per, within, by, by means of
perd	horse
perdry	ride a horse
permanent	abiding, lasting, constantly, continually
perron	platform, quay, wharf
pers	press, violet
persent	percent, percentage
Persië	Iran
Persies	Persian
Persiese Golf	Persian Gulf
perske	peach
persoon	person
persoonlik	individual, personal
pet	cap
petrol	gasolene, gasoline, petrol
piano	piano
piekniek	picnic
piekniek hou	picnic
pienk	pink
piesang	banana
Pietermaritzburg	Pietermaritzburg
pikswart	pitch black
pil	pill
Pireneë	Pyrenees
pit	core, nucleus, kernel, pit
pla	tease
plaas	estate, farm, property, ranch, locate, place
plaaslik	local
plaat	dial, disc, disk, record
plaatsvind	come about, happen, occur
plak	glue, stick, plate, sheet, slab, slice
plan	intention, meaning, plan, design, diagram, plane
plant	plant
plantasie	plantation
plastiek	plastic
Platduits	Low German
plattelands	rural
pleeg	act, do, make, perform
plek	place, location, spot
plesier	fun, pleasure
plig	duty, obligation
ploert	cheat, crook, rogue, scoundrel
plus	plus
poeding	pudding
poeier	powder, cosmetic powder
poësie	poetry
poging	attempt, effort, test
Pole	Poland
poliesman	policeman
polisie	police
polisiestasie	police-station
politiek	political
polities	political
politikus	politician
polshorlosie	watch, wrist-watch
pomp	pump
ponie	pony
Pool	Pole
Pools	Polish
poot	leg, paw, foot
pop	doll, puppet
populêr	popular
populier	poplar
porsie	share
Portugees	Portuguese, Portuguese language
pos	post
posgeld	postage
posisie	position
poskantoor	post-office, post office
poswissel	money order
pot	jug, pot, box, container, vessel
potblou	bright blue
pous	pope
pouse	break, intermission, pause, recess
praat	speak, talk
pragtig	lovely, bright, brilliant
prakties	practical
predikant	pastor, preacher
prent	film, motion picture, movie
presies	exactly, sharp
presteer	accomplish, attain, reach
pretensieus	arrogant
Pretoria	Pretoria
preuts	prudish
primitief	primitive
prinsipaal	rector
privaat	private
privaat-	private
probeer	attempt, test, try
probleem	problem, trouble
produk	product
produksie	production
produseer	bear, produce
proe	taste
professioneel	professional
professor	professor
profyt	benefit, gain, profit
program	program, programme
projek	plan, project, scheme
prokureur	jurist, lawyer
promosie	promotion
proses	lawsuit, process
protes	protest
protesteer	protest
provinsie	province
provizore	temporarily
prys	commend, glorify, laud, praise, price
psigiater	psychiatrist
puberteit	puberty
publiek	public
puik	fine, great, eminent
puisie	pimple
punt	dot, period, point, spot
puriteins	puritan
put	well
pyl	arrow
pyn	pain, pine, pine tree
pynappel	pine-apple, pineapple
pyp	pipe
raad	advice, counsel
raadpleeg	consult
raadskamer	boardroom
raak	become, come about, grow, happen, get
raamwerk	cadre, frame, framework
rabbi	rabbi
radio	beam, ray, radio, wireless
radium	radium
rakkie	shelf
rapport	account, record, report, scholary report
ras	breed, race
ratel	badger
ratkas	gear-box, gear-case
reageer	react, respond
rebel	mutineer, rebel
rede	cause, reason, logical reasoning
reeds	already, by now, yet
reël	arrange, fix up, regulation, rule
reëlmatig	even, regular
reën	rain
reënboog	rainbow
reg	jurisprudence, law, right, true, correct, exact
regeer	control, govern, restrain, rule
regering	government
reghoekig	right-angle, square
regime	regime, régime
register	record, register
registreer	record, register
regmaak	fix, repair
regop	directly, straigh ahead
regs	on the right, to the right
regterkant	right-hand side
regtig	genuinely, indeed, really, truly
reguit aan	straight ahead, straight along
regverdig	fair, just, righteous
reis	travel, journey, trip, voyage
rekenaar	computer
rekening	bill, invoice, calculation, account
rekenmeester	accountant
regtig	absolutely, genuinly, indeed, really, truly
rem	brake
renoster	rhino, rhinoceros
reptiel	reptile
republiek	republic
res	remainder, rest
resep	prescription, recipe
respek	respect
respekteer	respect
retoerkaartjie	return-ticket
reuk	odor, odour, scent, smell
reus	giant
rewolwer	revolver
rig	direct, guide, manage, steer
rigting	direction
ritus	rite
rivier	river
rob	seal
robot	robot
robyn	ruby
Roemeen	Romanian, Rumanian
Roemenië	Romania, Rumania
Roemeniër	Romanian, Rumanian
roer	curl, froth, stir, whip, whirl, move
roete	route
rog	rye
rok	skirt
rol	part, role, rôle
rolletjie	roll
rolprent	film, motion picture, movie
Rome	Rome
romp	skirt
rond	round
rood	red
roofdier	beast of prey
rooihond	German measles
Rooihuid	Indian, American Indian
rook	smoke
room	cream
roos	rose
rooster	schedule, time-table, grate, grid, grill
rot	rat
rots	rock
rou	crude, raw, rough
rubriek	column, header
rug	back
ruik	smell
rukkie	instant, moment
Rus	Russian
rus	repose, rest
rusie	quarrel
rusie maak	quarrel, wrangle
Rusland	Russia
Russies	Russian
ry	ride, go, travel
rybewys	driving-licence
ryk	rich, wealthy, well-off
ryp	mature, ripe
rys	rice
saad	seed
saak	affair, business, business deal, case, matter
saal	saddle
saam	together
saam met	with, together with
saambring	bring along, take along
saamgaan	go with, assemble, congregate, gather, meet
saamwerk	cooperate, co-operate
saans	in the evening
sag	soft
sak	pocket
sakeman	merchant, businessman
sal	go, shall, will
salaris	salary, wage, wages
sambreel	umbrella
samelewing	society
sand	sand
sandaal	sandal
sanger	singer
sanksie	sanction
sap	juice, sap
sardien	sardine
Sardinies	Sardinian
Satan	Lucifer, Satan
sê	say, tell
sebra	zebra
sedert	since, ever since
see	sea
seehond	seal
seekoei	hippo, hippopotamus
seël	mark
seën	bless
seer	painful
seer wees	ache, be painful, hurt
seil	sail
seker	certainly, probably
seker maak	assure, certify, make certain
sekerheid	safety, security
sekerlik	certainly
sekondêr	accessory, secondary
sekretaresse	secretary
seks	sex
sektor	sector
sekuriteitsbeampte	security officer
selde	seldom
selebrasie	celebration
self	self, herself, himself, itself
selfs	even
sendeling	missionary
sensitief	impressable, sensitive
sent	cent
sentimeter	centimeter, centimetre
sentraal	central
sentrale	exchange, power station
September	September
sertifikaat	certificate, testimony
sertifiseer	assure, certify, make certain
servette	napkin
Serwië	Serbia
Serwiër	Serb
Serwies	Serb
ses	six
sesde	sixth
sestien	sixteen
sestig	sixty
seun	son, boy
sewe	seven
sewende	seventh
sewentien	seventeen
sewentig	seventy
Siamees	Siamese
siek	ill, sick
siekte	disease, illness
sielkundige	psychologist
sien	come across, encounter, meet, see
sieraad	adornment, decoration, ornament
sigaar	cigar
sigaret	cigarette
sigbaar	visible
sigeuner	gypsy, Gypsy
silwer	silver
simbool	symbol
simfonie	symphony
simpatie	sympathy
sin	sentence
sing	sing
sinies	cynical
sinneloos	absurd
Sint Helena	Saint Helena
sit	lay down, place, put, put down, sit
sitkamer	living room, living-room, sitting room
sitplek	seat
situasie	circumstances, condition, situation, state
sjampoe	shampoo
sjerrie	sherry
sjimpansee	chimpanzee
Sjina	China
Sjinees	Chinese
sjokolade	chocolate
skaak	chess
skaal	scale
skaam hom	be ashamed
skaamte	abashment, shame
skaap	sheep
skaapvleis	mutton
skaars	barely, hardly, only just, scarcely, rare
skade	damage
skadu	shade, shadow
skakel	telephone, link
skakering	hue, nuance, shade, tint
skandaal	commotion, scandal
skare	crowd, heap, mass, multitude, pile, band, bevy
skat	darling, treasure
skeef	oblique, slanting
skeer	shave
skema	model, pattern, scheme
skemer	dusk, twilight
skep	create
skêr	scissors
skerm	screen
skets	design, outline, sketch
ski	ski
skielik	all of a sudden, suddenly
skiereiland	peninsula
skil	bark, husk, peel, shell
skilderagtig	picturesque
skildery	painting, picture
skilpad	tortoise
skip	ship, vessel
skitterend	bright, brilliant
skoen	shoe
skok	shake, shock
skone	beautiful woman, beauty
skool	bench, school
skoolvakansie	school holidays
skoon	clean, pure
skoonmaak	clean, cleanse, make clean, purge
skop	kick
Skot	Scot, Scotsman
Skotland	Scotland
Skots	Scottish
skouer	shoulder
skraal	gaunt, lean, meager, skimpy, skinny, thin
skreeu	cry out, scream, shout
skrif	script, writing
skriftelik	written
skryf	write
skrywer	author, writer
skuim	foam, froth
skuld	owe, debt
skuldig	guilty
skyf	dial, disc, disk, record, slice
skyn	appear, appear to be, seem
slaaf	slave
slaag	succeed
slaai	salad
slaap	be asleep
slaapkamer	bedroom
slag	blow, butcher, slaughter
slagoffer	victim
slagter	butcher
Slams	Islamic, Malay
slang	serpent, snake
sleep	drag, tow
sleg	bad, miserable, nasty, poor, badly
slegs	exclusively, just, only, alone, solely
sleutel	key, wrench
slim	clever, cunning, sly, smart
sloot	hole, ditch, pit
Slowaak	Slovak
Slowaaks	Slovak
Slowakies	Slovak
Slowakye	Slovakia
Sloween	Slovene, Slovenian
Sloweens	Slovenian
sluk	swallow
smaak	taste
smaaklik	nice, tasty
smeek	beseech
smôrens	in the morning
snags	at night, by night
snawel	beak, bill
sneeu	snow
sneeuwit	snow white
snelheid	speed
snelheidsgrens	speed-limit, speed limit
sny	clip, cut, shear, slice
so	about, approximately, like this, so, that way
so 'n	such, such a
so ... soos	as ... as, so ... as
so lyk	as, how, like, such as
so net	just, just now
Soedan	Sudan
soek	look for, seek
soen	kiss
soet	gentle, soft, sweet, tender
sofa	sofa
sokker	football, soccer
sokkie	sock
solank	all the time, in the meantime, meanwhile
soldaat	pawn, soldier
somer	summer
sommer	preferably
sommige	a few, any, some
somtyds	several times, sometimes
son	sun, sunshine
Sondag	Sunday
sonde	sin, transgression
sonder	without
soogdier	mammal
soort	kind, sort
soos	as, how, like, such as
sorg	care, see, take care, worry
sorgvuldig	careful, tender
sosiaal	social
sous	gravy, sauce
sout	salt
sowaar	absolutely, actually, in fact, genuinly, indeed
sowat	about, approximately
Spaans	Spanish, Spanish language
Spaanse taal	Spanish, Spanish language
spaar	save, spare
spandeer	dedicate, devote, pay out, spend
Spanje	Spain
spanning	tension, voltage
speel	play
sperma	sperm
spesiaal	particular, special
spesifiek	specific
spierwit	snow white
spiraal	spiral
spoed	race, run, speed
spoel	bobbin, coil, spool, gargle, rinse
spog	boast, brag
spook	ghost, phantom
sport	sport
sportgrond	sports ground
sprong	jump, leap
spuug	spit
spyskaart	menu
staal	steel
staan	abide, bear, carry out, endure, put up with
staat	realm, state, condition
stad	city, town
stadigaan	gradually, little by little
staf	staff
staking	strike
stam	stem, trunk, tree-trunk, tribe
standaard	norm, standard
standbeeld	statue
standpunt	viewpoint
stap	march, walk
stapel	crowd, heap, mass, multitude, pile, stack
stapper	stroller
stasie	station
steeds	always
steel	steal
Steenbok	Capricorn
steenkool	coal
stelling	essay, thesis
stelsel	system
ster	star, celebrity
sterf	pass away, die, expire
sterk	strong
stert	tail
stewig	firm, robust, sturdy, solid
stilhou	halt, come to a halt, stop
stilswygend	silently
stoel	chair
stoep	porch, veranda
stok	baton, cane, stick
stop	halt, stop
storie	narrative, story, tale
stort	shower
straat	street
straf	punishment
strak	strained
strand	beach
strandwolf	hyaena, hyena
strategies	strategic
streek	region
strek	run
stroom	flow
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struktuur	structure
studeer	study
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studie	study
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stukkend	broken, out of order, damaged
stuur	send, transmit
styg	ascend, get up, go up, lift, rise, arise
styl	style
subsidie	subsidy
suggestie	the power of suggestion
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Suidpool-	Antarctic
suiker	sugar
suikerriet	sugar-cane
suip	drink, drink to excess
suiwer	clean, pure
sukses	success
sultan	sultan
supermark	supermarket
surplus	surplus
suspisie	suspicion
suster	nurse, sister
suurlemoen	lemon
suurlemoensap	lemon juice
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swaar	burdensome, heavy, onerous
swak	faint, light, weak
swart	black
Swart See	Black Sea, Euxine Sea
swarte	Negro
Swede	Sweden
Sweed	Swede
Sweeds	Swedish
sweer	swear
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swembad	swimming-bath
swempak	bathing suit, bathing-suit
swerf	migrate, roam, wander, wander about
swerm	swarm
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Switser	Swiss
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tafeldoek	table-cloth
tagtig	eighty
tak	bough, branch
tamatie	tomato
tandarts	dentist
tandpyn	toothache
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taxidrywer	taxidriver, taxi-driver
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tee	tea
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teer	dainty, delicate, fine, refined
tegelyk	all the time, in the meantime, meanwhile
tegnies	technical
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teken	mark, sign, signal, token, character
teks	lyric, text
tel	count
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telegrafeer	telegraph
telegram	telegram
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tenk	tank
tennis	tennis
tensy	unless
tent	tent
term	term
tert	pie, tart
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terugkom	come back, return
terwyl	for, during, while, whilst
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tien	ten
tier	leopard, tiger
tikster	typist
tipe	type
tipies	characteristic, typical
tjek	check, cheque
tjekboek	cheque-book
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toegang	entrance, portal
toeganklik	accessible
toekoms	future
toemaak	close, shut
toepas	apply, practice
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toernooi	tournament
toeskouer	spectator
toespreek	address
toestand	circumstances, condition, situation, state
toestel	apparatus, device, set
toeter	hooter
toetree tot	join
toets	test
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toevoeg	add
tog	so, then, therefore, certainly, indeed, rather
toilet	toilet
toneel	scene
tongvis	sole
toon	indicate, point out, show, toe, tone
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toring	castle, tower
tot	until
tot by	until
tot siens	bye, goodbye, so long
totaal	overall, total
totdat	until
tou	file, line, rank, row, turn
towenaar	enchanter, magician, sorcerer, warlock, wizard
traan	tear
tradisie	tradition
tradisioneel	traditional
tragedie	tragedy
Transkei	Transkei
transparant	transparant
Transvaal	Transvaal, the Transvaal
trap	staircase, stairs
trawant	satellite
tref	catch, hit, run across, strike
trein	train
trek	drag, draw, haul, pull, tug
trommel	drum
troos	comfort, console, consolation
trop	flock, herd
tropies	tropical
trots	proud
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trou	marry, be married, get married
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Tsjeggies	Czech, Czechoslovak, Czechoslovakian
Tsjeggo-Slowakye	Czechoslovakia
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tuinmaak	gardening
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tulp	tulip
Turk	Turk
Turks	Turkish
Turkye	Turkey
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twak	tobacco
twee	two
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tweekeer	twice
tweeling	twins
twintig	twenty
twyfel	doubt
tyd	time
tydelik	provisional, temporary, for the time being
tydens	for, during, while, whilst
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uitgesluit	exclusive
uitgestrek	extensive, spacious, vast, wide
uitgewer	publisher
uithaal	draw out, drive out, express, utter
uithou	abide, bear, carry out, endure, put up with
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uitnooi	invite
uitpak	unpack
uitroei	exterminate, wipe out
uitrusting	equipment
uitsig	view
uitslag	conclusion, effect, result
uitsluit	exclude
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uitspraak	pronunciation
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uitstappie	excursion, outing, sightseeing trip
uitstekend	fine, very well
uittrek	take off, put off
uitvind	invent
uitvoer	export
uniek	unique
uniform	uniform
universiteit	university
uraan	uranium
uself	yourself
uur	hour, o'clock, time
Vaal	Vaal
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vakant	vacant
val	drop, fall
vals	false
van	surname, about, concerning
van ... af	from, out of
van nature	naturally
vanaand	this evening
vanaf	from, since
vandag	today, to-day
vang	capture, catch, grapple
vanmiddag	this afternoon
variasie	variety
vark	pig
vars	fresh, recent
vars water	fresh water
vas	abiding, lasting, constant, continual, permanent
vashou	hang onto, hold
vasmaak	attach, determine, fasten, fix, affix, make fast
vasstel	attach, determine, fasten, fix, affix, make fast
vasteland	continent, mainland
vat	capture, catch, grapple, get, lay hold of
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vee	livestock
veer	feather, pen
veertien	fourteen
veertig	forty
veg	fight, struggle
veilig	safe, secure
veiligheid	safety, security
vel	skin
veld	field
veldtog	campaign
Venezolaan	Venezuelan
Venezolaans	Venezuelan
Venezuela	Venezuela
venster	window, show window
ver	away, distant, far, remote, far away, remotely
veral	above all, especially, chiefly, mainly
verander	alter, change, turn
verantwoordelik	responsible
verbaas	amaze
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verband	bandage, relation, understanding
verbeeld hom	fancy, imagine
verbeelding	imagination
verbind	combine, connect, join
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verbleik	fade
verblyf	stay
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verbrands	darn
verbruiker	consumer
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verbyganger	passer-by
verbykom	pass, pass by
verbysteek	overhaul, overtake, pass
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verdedig	defend
verdien	earn, gain, win, be worthy of, deserve, merit
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verdwyn	disappear
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vergadering	meeting, assemblage, gathering
vergeef	forgive, pardon
vergeet	forget
vergelding	compensation, reward
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vergelyking	comparison
vergifnis	absolution, pardon
verhaal	story, history, narrative, tale
verhouding	proportion, rate
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verjaarsdag	birthday
verkeer	concern, relate, traffic, be found, be located
verkeerd	erroneous, mistaken, wrong, false, untrue
verkeersknoop	traffic block, traffic congestion, traffic jam
verkeersreëls	traffic rules
verkies	choose, elect, pick out
verklaar	declare, state, explain
verklaring	declaration, proclamation, statement
verkoop	dispose of, sell, vend
verkoopsman	salesman
verlaat	abandon, forsake, desert, leave
verlaging	abasement
verlang	desire, wish, long for, yearn
verlede	past, last
verlies	loss
verlof	furlough, leave, pass
verloofde	bride, fiancée
verloor	lose
verlos	release
vermaak	entertainment, amusement, fun
vermeld	mention
verminder	abate, abridge, decrease, lessen, diminish, drop
vermink	top, truncate
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vermy	avoid, evade
verneder	abase
veronderstel	hypothesize, guess, presume, suppose, surmise
veroorsaak	cause, give rise to
verorber	eat up, consume, use up
verplaas	move, transfer
verpleeg	attend, nurse, tend to
verpleegster	nurse
verplig	compel, force
verpligting	duty, obligation
verraad	betrayal, treachery
verrassing	surprise
verruklik	delightful, lovely
vers	verse
versamel	collect, gather, pick up
versameling	collection
verseker	insure, assure, certify, make certain
versekering	insurance
versie	version
versigtig	careful, cautious
verskeie	several
verskil	differ, be different, difference
verskillend	different
verskoon my	excuse me
verskyn	appear, emerge, perform
verslaan	defeat, win over
verslank	slim
versoek	request
versoeking	temptation
Versoendag	Day of Atonement, Feast of Expiation
verstaan	understand, realise, realize
verstel	adjust, put right
vertaal	translate
vertaling	translation
verteenwoordiger	representative
vertel	relate, tell
vertolk	interpret
vertolking	interpretation
vertoning	presentation
vertoon	indicate, point out, show, introduce, perform
vertraging	delay, retardation
vertrek	absent onself, depart, go away, leave, departure
vertroue	confidence, faith, trust
vertroue stel in	rely on, trust in
vertrouwe stel in	have faith, have faith in, trust, confide
vervaardig	fabricate, manufacture, do, make, perform
vervang	take the place of, replace, substitute
vervelig	boring, tiresome
vervoer	transport
verwag	abide, expect, wait, await, wait for
verwant	related
verwar	entangle, implicate, confuse, puzzle
verward	dazed, perplexed, upset
verwerf	acquire, attain, get, obtain
verwysing	reference
veselperske	mango
vet	fat, fatty, greasy, grease
vetterig	fat, fatty, greasy
vier	four
vierde	fourth
viering	celebration
Vietnamees	Vietnamese
vinger	finger
vinnig	fast, quick, rapid, speedy, swift, quickly
viool	violin
viooltjie	violet
vir	to, toward, towards, for, during, while, whilst
virus	virus
vis	fish
visie	opinion
visser	fisherman
visvang	fish
vitamien	vitamin
vitamine	vitamin
vla	cream
Vlaams	Flemmish
Vlaandere	Flanders
vlag	banner, flag
vlam	flame
Vlaming	Flemming
vlei	flatter, valley
vleis	meat
vleuel	wing
vlieg	fly, housefly
vliegtuig	plane, aeroplane, airplane, air-plane
vliegveld	airfield
Vlissingen	Flushing
vloei	flow
vloeistof	fluid, liquid
vlug	flee, run away
voedsel	food, nourishment
voegwoord	conjunction
voel	feel, sense
voele	feel...
voël	bird
voertuig	vehicle
voet	foot, paw
voetslaner	stroller
vol	complete, full, completely, fully
vol maak	fill, fill in, fill up
volg	follow
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volgens	according to, along
volledig	entire, overall, whole
volstruis	ostrich
volume	volume
volwasse	adult, full-grown
voor	before, in front of
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voorberei	prepare
voordat	before
voordeel	advantage, benefit
voorgrond	foreground, close-up
voorheen	ahead, formerly, previously
voorkom	prevent, be found, be located, find oneself
voorkop	forehead
voorletter	initial
voormalige	former, last, previous, prior, ex-
voornaam	Christian name
voorraad	supply
voorreg	privilege
voorsit	serve
voorsitter	chairman, president
voorskrif	regulation
voorspelling	prophecy, forecast, prognosis
voorstad	suburb
voorstel	introduce, perform, present, offer, proposal
voort	ahead, foreward
voorval	event, occasion, occurence, opportunity
vorentoe	ahead, foreward
vorm	form, shape, blank
vra	ask, ask for, beg, bid, request
vraag	question
vragmotor	lorry, truck
vrede	peace
vreedsaam	peaceful, peaceloving
vreemd	alien, foreign, strange
vrees	fear
vreugde	gladness, joy
vriend	friend
vriendelik	affable, friendly, good-natured, kind
vriendelikheid	kindness
vriendin	friend
vries	freeze
vrieshok	freezer
vroeër	ahead, formerly, previously
vroeëre	former, last, previous, prior, ex-
vroeg	early
vroegtydig	early
vrolik	cheerful, gay, merry
vrou	wife, woman
Vrouedag	Candlemas
vroulik	female, feminine
vrug	fruit
vrugbaar	fertile
vrugteloos	abortive, useless, futile, vain
vry	free
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vryf	rub
vryheid	freedom
vrymaak	release
vrywilliger	volunteer
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vuil	dirty, filthy, nasty, soiled, unclean
vuis	fist
vulkaan	volcano
vurk	fork
vuur	fire
vuurhoutjie	match
vyand	enemy
vyandelik	hostile
vyf	five
vyfde	fifth
vyftien	fifteen
vyftig	fifty
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waai	blow
waar	where, true
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waarborg	guarantee, warrant
waarde	value, worth
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waarheen	where ... to
waarheid	truth, reality
waarnatoe	where ... to
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waatlemoen	water-melon
wag	abide, expect, wait, await, wait for
wag vir	abide, expect, wait, await, wait for
wagkamer	waiting-room, waiting room
Waleland	Wallonia
Walhalla	Valhalla, Walhalla
Wallies	Welsh
Wallis	Wales
Walliser	Welshman
walvis	whale
wandel	go for a walk, stroll
wandelaar	stroller
wandelpad	path
wang	cheek
wanneer	when
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want	because, for, since
ware	goods, wares
warm	warm
was	wax
waskamer	washroom
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water	water
watt	Watt
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watter soort	what kind of, what sort of
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weduwee	widow
week	soften up, soak
weekliks	weekly
weeldeartikel	luxury
weens	because of, on account of, for sake of
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weghardloop	abscond
wegsteek	put away, stow
wegstuur	dismiss, turn away
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weiering	refusal
wekker	alarm clock
welkom	welcome
welvaart	well-being, prosperity, success
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wenkbrou	brow, eyebrow
wêreld	world
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werker	hand, laborer, labourer, operative, worker
werkgewer	employer
werklik	true, absolutely, genuinly, indeed, really, truly
werkloos	unemployed
werkloosheid	unemployment
werknemer	employee
werktuigkundige	mechanic
werkwoord	verb
westelik	western
Westers	western
wet	law
wetenskap	science
wewenaar	widower
whisky	whisky, whiskey
wie	that, which, which one, who
wie se	which one's, whose
wie?	who?
wiel	wheel
wil	be willing to, want, wish, willingness
wildebees	gnu, wildebeest
wilgerboom	willow
wind	wind
winkel	boutique, shop, store
winkelvenster	show window
wins	gain, profit
winter	winter
wiskunde	mathematics
wiskundig	mathematical
wissel	interchange, swap, turn
wit	blank, white
witmens	European, white man
Woensdag	Wednesday
woestynbewoner	Bedouin, Beduin
wol	wool
wolf	wolf
Wolga	Volga
wond	injury, wound
wonder	miracle
wonderbaarlik	miraculous, amazing, astonishing, wonderful
woning	abode, accommodation, dwelling, residence
woon	dwell, live
woonstel	apartment, flat
woord	word
woordeboek	dictionary, vocabulary
word	become, come about, grow, happen, get
wors	sausage
wortel	carrot, root
wreedaardig	cruel
wurm	worm
wyn	wine
wys	manner, mode, way, melody, tune, indicate
wyse	manner, mode, way
wysheid	wisdom
wysie	melody, tune
xeres	sherry
Xhosa	Xhosa
Xhosa-	Xhosa
Xhosavrou	Xhosa woman
yard	yard
yoghurt	yoghourt, yoghurt
ys	ice, icecream
Ysland	Iceland
Yslander	Icelander
Yslands	Icelandic
Yssee	Arctic Ocean
yster	iron
Zambia	Zambia
Zeus	Zeus
Zimbabwe	Zimbabwe
Zoeloe	Zulu, Zulu language
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