Definition of South Africa in English:

South Africa

proper noun

  • A country that occupies the most southern part of Africa; population 49,052,500 (est. 2009); administrative capital, Pretoria; legislative capital, Cape Town; judicial capital, Bloemfontein; eleven official languages: English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Ndebele, Sepedi or Northern Sotho, Sesotho or Southern Sotho, Swazi, Tswana, Tsonga, and Venda.