Share this entry

Translation of translation in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 countable and uncountable (Linguistics) who did the translation?
    ¿quién lo tradujo?
    ¿quién hizo la traducción?
    I've only read it in translation
    solo lo he leído traducido or en traducción
    an error in translation
    un error de traducción
    the joke loses a lot in translation
    el chiste pierde mucho al traducirlo
    Example sentences
    • The English text - in translation from the Japanese - was carefully edited by Victor Hauge, a staff member of the United States Embassy in Tokyo.
    • Three Arabic texts are presented in translation.
    • But experts reading those words, whether in translation or in the original Arabic, describe the language as divisive and militant.
    Example sentences
    • As translations of literary texts into other languages go, it is not unexpected that poetry prevails.
    • He also revived or bought several publishers for different editions and translations of the book.
    • It has been translated into 15 different languages, with further translations planned.
    1.2 uncountable (conversion) we await the translation of these ideas into action
    esperamos que estas ideas se traduzcan en hechos or se lleven a la práctica
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.