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South Africa is 's southernmost country. It is bordered by , , , , and . It is a large country with widely varying landscapes, 11 official languages, and an equally diverse population.
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is the second most populous city in .

is a large metropolis and is 's largest city.

The lies in the north-east of and runs along the border of in the east, in the north, and the southern border is the Crocodile River.

, the administrative capital of and part of City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, is in .

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The is the most south-western province in , covering many of South Africa's tourist destinations and attractions.

is a province in the east of , bordering in the north and the in the south.

The Province is located in the north-east of and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

The Province is situated in the heartland of the semi-desert of .

The North-West Province, provides a link between South Africa and Botswana.

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South Africa

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 49,000,000
  • Latitude of center: 29° 34' 12" (29.57°) south
  • Longitude of center: 25° 31' 48" (25.53°) east
  • Elevation: 1037 meters (3402 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 1,219,912 km² (471,011 miles²)
  • Languages: Zulu, Xhosa, Afrikaans, Pedi, English, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Tsonga, Swati, Venda and South Ndebele
  • Currency: Rand (ZAR)
  • Phone code: 27
  • Internet domain: .za
  • Neighbors: , , , , and
  • Wikidata: South Africa
  • Wikimedia Commons: South Africa

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Afrikaans: Republiek van Suid-Afrika, Afrikaans: Suid-Afrika, Afrikaans: Unie van Suid-Afrika, Akan: Afrika Anaafo, Albanian: Afrika e Jugut, Amharic: ደቡብ አፍሪካ, Arabic: جمهورية جنوب افريقيا, Arabic: جنوب أفريقيا, Arabic: جنوب افريقيا, Aragonese: Sudafrica, Armenian: Հարավային Աֆրիկա, Arpitan: Africa du Sud, Asturian: República Sudafricana, Azerbaijani: Cənub Afrika, Bambara: Worodugu Afriki, Basque: Hego Afrika, Basque: Hegoafrika, Belarusian: Паўднёва-Афрыканская Рэспубліка, Bengali: দক্ষিণ আফ্রিকা, Bosnian: Južna Afrika, Bosnian: Južnoafrička Republika, Breton: Suafrika, Bulgarian: Република Южна Африка, Bulgarian: ЮАР, Bulgarian: Южна Африка, Bulgarian: Южноафриканска република, Burmese: တောင်အာဖရိက, Catalan: Sud-àfrica, Catalan: Sudàfrica, Central Khmer: អាហ្វ្រិកខាងត្បូង, Chinese: 南非
Cornish: Afrika Dhyhow, Croatian: Južna Afrika, Croatian: Južnoafrička Republika, Czech: Jihoafrická republika, Czech: Jižní Afrika, Danish: Sydafrika, Dutch: Zuid-Afrika, Dzongkha: སའུཐ་ཨཕ་རི་ཀ, English: Republic of South Africa, Esperanto: Sud-Afriko, Estonian: Lõuna-Aafrika, Estonian: Lõuna-Aafrika Vabariik, Ewe: Anyiehe Afrika nutome, Faroese: Suðurafrika, Finnish: Etelä-Afrikka, French: Afrique du Sud, Fulah: Afrik bŋ Worgo, Galician: Sudáfrica, Galician: Suráfrica, Ganda: Sawusafirika, Georgian: სამხრეთ აფრიკა, Georgian: სამხრეთ აფრიკის რესპუბლიკა, German: Republik Südafrika, German: Südafrika, Greek: Νότια Αφρική, Gujarati: દક્ષિણ આફ્રિકા, Haitian: Afrik Disid, Haitian: Afrik disid, Hausa: Afirka Ta Kudu, Hebrew: דרום אפריקה, Hindi: दक्षिण अफ़्रीका
Hindi: दक्षिण अफ्रीका, Hungarian: Dél-Afrika, Hungarian: Dél-afrikai Köztársaság, Icelandic: Suður-Afríka, Ido: Sudafrika, Indonesian: Afrika Selatan, Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Africa del Sud, Irish: An Afraic Theas, Italian: Sudafrica, Japanese: 南アフリカ, Japanese: 南アフリカ共和国, Kannada: ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಆಫ್ರಿಕಾ, Kashmiri: جٔنوٗبی اَفریٖقہ, Kazakh: Оңтүстік Африка республикасы, Kikuyu: Afrika Kusini, Korean: 남아공, Korean: 남아프리카, Korean: 남아프리카 공화국, Korean: 남아프리카공화국, Kurdish: Afrîkaya Başûr, Kurdish: ئەفریقای باشوور, Lao: ອາຟະລິກາໃຕ້, Latin: Africa Australis, Latvian: Dienvidāfrika, Latvian: Dienvidāfrikas Republika, Limburgan: Zuid-Afrika, Lingala: Afríka ya Súdi, Lithuanian: Pietų Afrika, Lithuanian: Pietų Afrikos Respublika, Low German: Süüdafrika, Luba-Katanga: Afrika ya Súdi
Luxembourgish: Südafrika, Macedonian: Јужна Африка, Malagasy: Afrika Atsimo, Malay (macrolanguage): Afrika Selatan, Malayalam: ദക്ഷിണാഫ്രിക്ക, Maltese: Afrika t’Isfel, Maori: Awherika ki te Tonga, Maori: Āwherika-ki-te-tonga, Marathi: दक्षिण अफ्रिका, Narom: Afrique du Sud, Nepali (macrolanguage): दक्षिण अफ्रिका, North Ndebele: Mzansi ye Afrika, Northern Sami: Mátta-Afrihká, Norwegian: Sør-Afrika, Norwegian Bokmål: Sør-Afrika, Norwegian Nynorsk: Sør-Afrika, Novial: Sud Afrika, Occitan (post 1500): Sud-Africa, Old English (ca. 450-1100): Sūðaffrica, Oriya (macrolanguage): ଦକ୍ଷିଣ ଆଫ୍ରିକା, Pampanga: Mauling Aprika, Pedi: Afrika-Borwa, Pedi: Repabliki ya Afrika-Borwa, Persian: آفریقای جنوبی, Persian: افریقای جنوبی, Piemontese: Sudàfrica, Polish: Afryka Południowa, Polish: Południowa Afryka, Portuguese: África do Sul, Romanian: Africa de Sud, Romansh: Africa dal Sid
Rundi: Afurika y'Epfo, Russian: ЮАР, Russian: Южно-Африканская Республика, Sango: Mbongo-Afrîka, Sanskrit: दक्षिण-आफ्रिका, Scottish Gaelic: Afraga a Deas, Serbian: Јужна Африка, Serbian: Јужноафричка Република, Serbo-Croatian: Južna Afrika, Sicilian: Àfrica dû Sud, Sinhala: දකුණු අප්‍රිකාව, Slovak: Južná Afrika, Slovenian: Južnoafriška republika, Slovenian: Republika Južna Afrika, Somali: Koonfur Afrika, Southern Sotho: Afrika Borwa, Southern Sotho: Rephaboliki ya Afrika Borwa, Spanish: Sudáfrica, Swahili (macrolanguage): Afrika Kusini, Swahili (macrolanguage): Afrika ya Kusini, Swati: iRiphabhulikhi ye Ningizimu Afrika, Swedish: Sydafrika, Tagalog: Timog Aprika, Tajik: Ҷумҳурии Африқои Ҷанубӣ, Tamil: தென் ஆப்பிரிக்கா, Tamil: தென்னாப்பிரிக்கா, Telugu: దక్షిణ ఆఫ్రికా రాజ్యం, Thai: ประเทศแอฟริกาใต้, Thai: แอฟริกาใต้, Tibetan: ལྷོ་ ཨཕྲི་ཀ།, Tigrinya: ደቡብ አፍሪካ
Tok Pisin: Saut Aprika, Tonga (Tonga Islands): ʻAfilika tonga, Tsonga: Afrika Dzonga, Tsonga: Riphabliki ra Afrika Dzonga, Tswana: Aferika Borwa, Tswana: Aforika Borwa, Tswana: Rephaboliki ya Aforika Borwa, Turkish: Güney Afrika, Turkish: Güney Afrika Cumhuriyeti, Uighur: جەنۇبىي ئافرىقا, Ukrainian: ПАР, Ukrainian: Південна Африка, Ukrainian: Південно-Африканська Республіка, Urdu: جنوبی افریقہ, Vietnamese: Cộng hòa Nam Phi, Vietnamese: Nam Phi, Welsh: De Affrica, Xhosa: UMzantsi Afrika, Xhosa: iRiphabliki yom Zantsi Afrika, Xhosa: umZantsi Afrika, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Ariwa Afirika, Zulu: IRiphabliki yaseNingizimu Afrika, Zulu: iNingizimu Afrika, Zulu: iRiphabhuliki yase Ningizimu Afrika, Afurika Tshipembe, Riphabuliki ya Afurika Tshipembe, Union of South Africa, iRiphabliki ye Sewula Afrika, iSewula Afrika
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