The word has a couple of meanings depending on the context in which it is used.
1. It is a word used to say fast.
It is believed that the word is derived from the English word speed.
e.g. “etsa ka spiet.” – “do it fast./do it with speed.”
2. It is a word used to say fight.
Hy spiet. U know the one’s with the most to say cannot fight bruh lol… bo Kedo hulle 😅😂
— Elroy Louw (@elroylouw) December 20, 2018