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An Irish website has ranked 50 countries according to the sexiness of their accents and South Africa was ranked at number 1! We smaak it!


The Irish website ‘Lovin’ posted a list ranking countries according to the sexiness of their accents. We spotted the list and thought it was a funny enough to share.

South Africa was ranked number one, the website said: “Afrikaans is the key to our hearts.” 

Some of the other top-ranking accents were Irish and Northern Irish, Italian, French and Australian. We obviously love winning things, as a nation, we are pretty awesome so high five to Saffa’s everywhere, we did it!

To celebrate our sexy accents we are sharing some typical South African slang words and their meanings with you. These words highlight many of the variations in our accents as well.

What are some of your favourite words and their meanings? Share them with us in the comment section but please keep them respectful as well.

SA Accents slang

Sources: Lovin Ie
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Tyler Leigh Vivier is a writer for Good Things Guy.

Her passion is to spread good news across South Africa with a big focus on environmental issues, animal welfare and social upliftment. Outside of Good Things Guy, she is an avid reader and lover of tea.

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