[transˈleɪʃ(ə)n, trɑːnsˈleɪʃ(ə)n, tranzˈleɪʃ(ə)n, trɑːnzˈleɪʃ(ə)n]
  1. the process of translating words or text from one language into another.
    "the translation of the Bible into English"
  2. formal
    the process of moving something from one place to another.
    "the translation of the relics of St Thomas of Canterbury"
    • mathematics
      movement of a body from one point of space to another such that every point of the body moves in the same direction and over the same distance, without any rotation, reflection, or change in size.
Middle English: from Old French, or from Latin translatio(n-), from translat- ‘carried across’ ( see translate).
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How to use translation in a sentence?
I have bracketed the phrase ‘of contrary qualities’ in the translation, since it is not explicit in the Greek.
the translation of research findings into clinical practice.
the translation of the relics of St Thomas of Canterbury.
the translation added a layer of unintentional comedy.
the translation makes the original text penetrable.
the translation was slow and full of jabberwocky.
we would subcontract the translation work out.
a Spanish translation of Calvin's great work.
the translation of the Bible into English.
a literal translation from the Spanish.
an expurgated English translation.
simultaneous translation.
How to say translation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)vertaling
Arabic (NOUN)الترجمة, ترجمة, ترجمتها, التحريرية
Bangla অনুবাদ
Bosnian (Latin) Prijevod
Bulgarian (NOUN)превод, писмен превод, превеждането
Cantonese (Traditional) 翻譯
Catalan (NOUN)traducció
Chinese Simplified 翻译
Chinese Traditional 翻譯
Croatian (NOUN)prijevod, prevođenje
Czech (NOUN)Překlad, převodu
Danish (NOUN)Oversættelse
Dutch (NOUN)vertaling, translatie
Estonian (NOUN)tõlge, tõlkimine, ülekande, teisendamise, kirjaliku
Fijian iVakadewa
Filipino Pagsasalin
Finnish (NOUN)käännös, kääntäminen
French (NOUN)traduction, conversion
German (NOUN)Übersetzung, Umrechnung
Greek (NOUN)Μεταφράση
Haitian Creole tradiksyon
Hebrew (NOUN)תרגום, התרגום, בתרגום, לתרגום, תרגומים
Hindi (NOUN)अनुवाद
Hmong Daw neeg txhais lus
Hungarian (NOUN)fordítás, átszámítási
Icelandic (NOUN)þýðing, þýða
Indonesian (NOUN)terjemahan, translasi
Italian (NOUN)traduzione, traslazione, conversione
Japanese (NOUN)翻訳, 変換, 訳, 平行移動, 換算
Kiswahili (NOUN)tafsiri
Klingon mughmeH
Korean (NOUN)번역, 변환
Latvian (NOUN)tulkošanas, transformācijas, konvertācijas, pārvēršana
Lithuanian (NOUN)Vertimas, perkodavimas
Malagasy fandikan-teny
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)penterjemahan
Maltese (NOUN)traduzzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål oversettelse
Persian (NOUN)ترجمه
Polish (NOUN)Tłumacz, translacji, tlumaczenie, przekład
Portuguese (NOUN)tradução, translação, conversão
Querétaro Otomi traducción
Romanian (NOUN)traducere
Russian (NOUN)перевод, письменного перевода, трансляция, по переводу, преобразования
Samoan Faaliliuga
Serbian (Cyrillic) превођење
Serbian (Latin) prevođenje
Slovak (NOUN)preklad
Slovenian (NOUN)prevajanje, prevod
Spanish (NOUN)traducción, traslación
Swedish (NOUN)Översättning
Tahitian Iritiraa
Tamil (ADJECTIVE)மொழிபெயர்ப்பு
Telugu అనువాదం
Thai (NOUN)แปล, แปลภาษา, แปลง
Tongan liliu
Turkish (NOUN)çeviri, tercüme
Ukrainian (NOUN)Переклад, трансляція
Urdu (NOUN)ترجمہ, ٹرانسلیشن, ترجمے, مترجم
Vietnamese (NOUN)dịch, biên dịch
Welsh (NOUN)cyfieithu, gyfieithiad, trosi, drosi
Yucatec Maya traducción
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