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Afrikaans: Vlag van Suid-Afrika
English: Flag of South Africa
Sesotho sa Leboa: Folaga ya Afrika Borwa
SiSwati: Umjeka we- INingizimu Afrika
Sesotho: Folaga ye Afrika Borwa
Setswana: Folaga la Aferika Borwa
Xitsonga: Mujeko ya Afrika-Dzonga
Tshivenda: Folaga la Afurika Tshipembe
IsiXhosa: iFulegi lase Mzantsi Afrika
IsiZulu: iFulegi lase Ningizimu Afrika
العربية: علم جنوب أفريقيا
Dansk: Sydafrikas flag
Deutsch: Flagge Südafrikas
Ελληνικά: Σημαία της Νότιας Αφρικής
Esperanto: Flago de Sud-Afriko
Français : Drapeau de l'Afrique du Sud
עברית: דגל דרום אפריקה
हिन्दी: दक्षिण अफ्रीका का ध्वज
Hrvatski: Zastava Južnoafričke Republike
Italiano: Bandiera del Sudafrica
日本語: 南アフリカの国旗
Latina: Vexillum Africae Australis
Nederlands: Vlag van Zuid-Afrika
Polski: Flaga Republiki Południowej Afryki
Português: Bandeira da África do Sul
Русский: Флаг Южно-Африканской Республики
Slovenščina: Zastava Južnoafriške Republike
Srpski (latinica)‎: Zastava Južnoafričke Republike
தமிழ்: தென்னாப்பிரிக்காவின் கொடி
Українська: Прапор Південно-Африканської Республіки
اردو: جنوبی افریقہ کا پرچم
Volapük: Stän Sulüdafrikäna


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Date 1992
Source Per specifications in the Constitution of South Africa, Schedule 1 - National flag
Author Flag design by Frederick Brownell, image by Wikimedia Commons users
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