Mooi

Afrikaan's for pretty or "Ah she's FIT!"

Eish

An exlamation of when you do something wrong or somthing goes bad.

Liggies

Liggies meaning lightly in Afrikaan's, also a place to go and see the city lights at night. BEAUT.

Melktert

Meaning "milk tart" in Afrikaans, is a South African dessert made of a sweet pastry crust containing a creamy filling and a cinnamon dusting. NOM.

Braai

From Afrikaan's braaivleis "grilled meat" and Dutch braden "roast". A South African style barbeque.

Red Cappucino

An alterniative to coffee made from caffeine-free rooibos tea.

Hadeda

Largest free flight bird with distingtive loud and piercing Haa-haa-haa-de-da call.

Location

Everyday word for township, which is a underdevloped residential area traditionally housing Coloureds, Blacks and Indians.

Lekker

Afrikaan's for good or nice.

Yoh

Slang for "Wow!"

Biltong

Origntates from the Dutch words "Bil" meaning buttocks (delicacy) and "Tong" meaning strip. Basically, lean meat which is salted and dried in strips.

 

Yellow Bone

Beautiful light-skinned black woman.

Sho

Slang for cool or I understand.

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