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trans·la·tor

 (trăns′lā′tər, trănz′-, trăns-lā′tər, trănz-)
n.
1. One that translates, especially:
a. One employed to render written works into another language.
b. A computer program or application that renders one language or data format into another.
2. An interpreter.

trans′la·to′ri·al (-lə-tôr′ē-əl) adj.

translator

(trænsˈleɪtə; trænz-)
n
1. a person or machine that translates speech or writing
2. (Broadcasting) radio a relay transmitter that retransmits a signal on a carrier frequency different from that on which it was received
3. (Computer Science) computing a computer program that converts a program from one language to another
ˌtranslaˈtorial adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.translator - a person who translates written messages from one language to anothertranslator - a person who translates written messages from one language to another
polyglot, linguist - a person who speaks more than one language
2.translator - someone who mediates between speakers of different languagestranslator - someone who mediates between speakers of different languages
go-between, intercessor, intermediary, intermediator, mediator - a negotiator who acts as a link between parties
dragoman - an interpreter and guide in the Near East; in the Ottoman Empire in the 18th and 19th centuries a translator of European languages for the Turkish and Arab authorities and most dragomans were Greek (many reached high positions in the government)
symboliser, symbolizer, symbolist - someone skilled in the interpretation or representation of symbols
3.translator - a program that translates one programming language into anothertranslator - a program that translates one programming language into another
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"

translator

noun interpreter, transcriber, paraphraser, decipherer, linguist, metaphrast, paraphrast, transliterator The translator has perfectly captured the style of the original.
Translations
překladatel-ka
oversættertranslatør
tõlk
kääntäjäkielenkääntäjä
अनुवादक
prevoditelj
fordító
penerjemah
òÿîandiþýðandi
翻訳者
번역사
traducător
prekladateľ
prevajalec
prevodilacпреводилац
översättare
ผู้แปล
dịch giả

translator

[trænzˈleɪtəʳ] Ntraductor(a) m/f

translator

[trænsˈleɪtər] ntraducteur/trice m/f
Anita's a translator → Anita est traductrice.

translator

nÜbersetzer(in) m(f)

translator

[trænzˈleɪtəʳ] ntraduttore/trice

translate

(trӕnsˈleit) verb
to put (something said or written) into another language. He translated the book from French into English.
transˈlation noun
1. the act of translating. The translation of poetry is difficult.
2. a version of a book, something said etc, in another language. He gave me an Italian translation of the Bible.
transˈlator noun
a person who translates.

translator

مُتَرْجِم překladatel oversætter Übersetzer μεταφραστής traductor kielenkääntäjä traducteur prevoditelj traduttore 翻訳者 번역사 vertaler oversetter tłumacz tradutor переводчик översättare ผู้แปล tercüman dịch giả 译者

translator

n. traductor-a; intérprete.
References in classic literature ?
The following relation is so curious and entertaining, and the dissertations that accompany it so judicious and instructive, that the translator is confident his attempt stands in need of no apology, whatever censures may fall on the performance.
The translator of this history, when he comes to write this fifth chapter, says that he considers it apocryphal, because in it Sancho Panza speaks in a style unlike that which might have been expected from his limited intelligence, and says things so subtle that he does not think it possible he could have conceived them; however, desirous of doing what his task imposed upon him, he was unwilling to leave it untranslated, and therefore he went on to say:
In this case, indeed, the work is not wholly one of self-effacement, for the accomplished translator has prefaced Amiel's Journal by an able and interesting essay of seventy pages on Amiel's life and intellectual position.
He has been translator to a publishing house--declared incapable by envious newspapers and reviews.
The boy's were shining with the impersonal zeal of the translator.
As a tutor, whose attainments made the student's way unusually pleasant and profitable, and as an elegant translator who brought something to his work besides mere dictionary knowledge, young Mr.
The great Goethe himself wrote a kind letter to his translator.
As translator and editor his style is careless and uncertain, but like Malory's it is sincere and manly, and vital with energy and enthusiasm.
They found a most worthy editor in the late distinguished Sir George Cornewall Lewis, and a translator equally qualified for his task, in the Reverend James Davies, M.
Perhaps the translator found it a difficult matter to be sentimental in a language in which a sob is known as a gukcziojimas and a smile as a nusiszypsojimas.
One of the noble peers, who was familiar with the Arabic language, having studied it during the famous Egyptian campaign, followed with his eye as the translator read aloud: --
The Bacon, the Spinoza, the Hume, Schelling, Kant, or whosoever propounds to you a philosophy of the mind, is only a more or less awkward translator of things in your consciousness which you have also your way of seeing, perhaps of denominating.