Telling Time in Afrikaans

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Telling Time in Afrikaans

Learn how to tell time in Afrikaans

What time is it? Hoe laat is dit?
It is 2 o’clock dit is twee-uur
6:20 ses twintig / twintig minute oor ses
half past 3 halfvier
quarter past 4 kwart oor vier
quarter to 5 kwart voor vyf
20 to 7 twintig-voor-sewe
noon middag
midnight middernag
in the morning in die oggend
in the evening in die aand
It’s exactly… dit is presies 
about/around 8 about / ongeveer agt
at 8 om agt
early vroeg
late(r) laat / later

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