Russian Translation Service

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We know all the right questions to ask to optimise your professional Russian translations process. That means that you’ll get your Russian translations back quicker and in the long run, cheaper.

We’ll give you an experienced graduate linguist Project Manager with experience of managing translation services for clients in a wide range of industries.

Your Russian translations might be technical in nature, or require a creative twist to make them work like native texts.

Russian Translation Agency

Your TranslateMedia Project Manager will hand-pick a team of professional Russian translators to match exactly the skills sets required to do your work to the highest possible quality.

Our agency employs specialist teams of Russian linguists in various fields and competences. They are experts in their industry, with relevant knowledge and experience, and we assign them to work according to their skills sets.

Russian belongs to the East Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family. According to the 2010 census, the number of Russian native speakers is about 154 million. The Russian language is the eighth most widely spoken language in the world, and the most popular native language in Europe. Russian is the official language of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. A sizeable Russian-speaking population can also be found in Ukraine, Latvia, Moldova, Estonia and other Caucasian territories. Russian is also the ninth most commonly used language on the Internet.

Although many of our Russian linguists are located in Russia we also have a large number of mother tongue Russian translators and interpreters dispersed all around the world. Our global Project Management presence and dispersed teams of Russian translators means that we can offer you real advantages where you have tight turnaround requirements.

Translation Services for Eastern European Languages

Albanian Translation Services

Albanian is an Indo-European language primarily spoken in Albania and Kosovo but also in other Balkan countries in Southern Europe. Albanian is the last remaining language from its branch of the Indo-European family. The number of native Albanian speakers is thought to be around 7 million. Speakers of Albanian can also be found in many other European countries such as Greece and Italy. Albanian is also spoken in an ancient dialect in communities scattered in southern Greece, southern Italy, Sicily, and Ukraine.

Armenian Translation Services

Armenian is an official language in Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh, an independent unrecognised Republic located in the South Caucasus. The Armenian language belongs to the Indo-European language family and is a minority language in countries like Poland, Cyprus and Romania. According to a 2001 census, there are over 7 million native Armenian speakers worldwide. The two modern dialects used in Armenia are Western Armenian and Eastern Armenian. The Armenian alphabet is the official writing system in Armenia. The alphabet was created by Mesrop Mashtots, a prominent Armenian scholar in the 4th century AD after being commissioned to do so by King Vramshapuh, then ruler of Armenia.

Bosnian Translation Services

Bosnian is one of the two official languages of Bosnia and Herzegovina. According to a 2008 census, the number of Bosnian native speakers is estimated at between 2.5 and 3.5 million. Bosnian belongs to the South Slavic branch of the Indo-European family language. Like Serbian, Croatian and Montenegrin, Standard Bosnian is based on the Shtokavian dialect and uses both Latin and Cyrillic alphabets as the official writing systems. Bosnian is also a recognised minority language in other Eastern European countries such as Serbia, Kosovo and Macedonia.

Bulgarian Translation Services

The Bulgarian language is part of the South Slavic language group and is the only official language of Bulgaria. However, Bulgarian is also a recognised minority language in Serbia, Romania, Ukraine and Moldova. According to a 2011 census, over 6 million people speak Bulgarian natively. The official alphabetic writing system for Bulgarian is the Cyrillic script and the language became an official language of the European Union with the inclusion of Bulgaria in the European Union in 2007. Bulgarian is closely related to Macedonian.

Croatian Translation Services

Croatian is the official language of Croatia and is also one of the two official languages of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Croatian is also a recognised minority language in Montenegro and some other European countries such as Romania, Austria, Hungary and Italy. The number of Croatian native speakers is estimated at over 5 million worldwide. Croatian belongs to the South Slavic language family of Indo-European languages – which includes Bosnian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Montenegrin, Serbian and Slovene. The Croatian language is written in Gaj’s Latin alphabet, a form of the Latin script used for Serbo-Croatian which is also common in Bosnia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenego.

Czech Translation Services

Czech is the only official language of the Czech Republic and belongs to the Indo-European West Slavic language group. Croatian has been one of the 23 official languages of the European Union since 2004 and the number of native speakers is estimated at 12 million globally. Czech is closely related to Slovak and speakers of both Czech and Slovak can communicate intelligibly in both languages. Czech is also the most common foreign language in Slovakia. The Czech alphabet uses the standard Latin script to transliterate Slavic Cyrillic.

Estonian Translation Services

The number of Estonian native speakers is estimated to be around 1 million. Estonian belongs to the Uralic languages, along with other European languages such as Hungarian and Finnish. Estonian, as well as being the official language of Estonia, became one of the 23 official languages of the European Union in 2004. Estonian has little in common with the languages of its geographical neighbours as it is not an Indo-European language. Although Russia neighbours Estonia, both languages are very different, with the exception of a few lexical borrowings.

Finnish Translation Services

Finnish, along with Swedish, is one of the two official languages of Finland. Finnish is also recognised as minority language in Sweden. According to a 2011 census, the number of Finnish speakers is approximately 5 million globally. Native Finnish speakers can also be found in a number of surrounding areas including Estonia, Norway, Karelia and Ingria. Finnish became one of the 23 official languages of the European Union when Finland joined in 1995. The writing system of Finnish is based on Latin script. The Finnish language belongs to the Uralic family of languages, along with Hungarian and Estonian.

Georgian Translation Services

Georgian belongs to the Kartvelian language group of South Caucasian languages and is the only official language of Georgia. It is estimated that there are more than 6 million native Georgian speakers globally. Georgian speakers can also be found in Russia, Israel, Ukraine, Turkey, Iran and Azerbaijan. A total of 18 dialects are also spoken across Caucasian territories. The Georgian language has phonemic orthography and the modern Georgian alphabet has 33 letters.

Greek Translation Services

Greek is an official language in Greece and Cyprus and became one of the 23 official languages of the European Union when Greece joined in 1981. The Greek language belongs to an independent branch of the Indo-European language family with little in common with other Indo-European languages. Greek has the longest documented history of any Indo-European language, spanning 34 centuries of written records. The number of native Greek speakers is estimated at approximately 13 million worldwide. Greek-speaking minorities can be found in Albania, Armenia, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Turkey and Ukraine.

Hungarian Translation Services

Hungarian is the official language of Hungary but is also officially recognised as a minority language in neighbouring countries such as Romania, Ukraine, Croatia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia and Austria. The Hungarian language belongs to the Ugric branch of the Uralic language family. It is the most widely spoken non-Indo-European language in Europe. The number of Hungarian native speakers is estimated to be between 13 and 15 million. Hungarian became one of the 23 official languages of the European Union in 2004.

Latvian Translation Services

Latvian is part of the Baltic group of the Indo-European language family. It is the only official language of Latvia. Overall, 1.9 million, or 79% of the population of Latvia, speak Latvian and over a million use it as their primary language at home. Latvian became one of the 23 official languages of the European Union in 2004. Although closely related to the Lithuanian language, the two languages are not mutually intelligible.

Lithuanian Translation Services

Lithuanian is the only official language of Lithuania, and one of the 23 official languages of the European Union. The Lithuanian language, written in a Latin alphabet, belongs to the Baltic branch of the Indo-European language family. It is estimated that there are about 3.2 million native Lithuanian speakers in Lithuania and about 200,000 abroad. Although it is spoken mainly in Lithuania, some Lithuanian-speaking communities can be found in Belarus, Latvia and Poland, where it is recognised as a minority language.

Macedonian Translation Services

Macedonian is part of the South Slavic branch of the Indo-European languages and is the official language of the Republic of Macedonia. Macedonian is also a recognised minority language in Albania, Romania and Serbia. The Macedonian language has a high degree of mutual intelligibility with Bulgarian and uses the same Cyrillic writing system. The number of Macedonian native speakers is estimated at between 2 and 2.5 million worldwide. Several Macedonian-speaking minorities can also be found in Greece and Bulgaria.

Polish Translation Services

Polish is the native language of approximately 40 million people worldwide. It is the only official language of Poland and became one of the 23 official languages of the European Union in 2004. Polish is part of the West Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family. Significant Polish-speaking minorities can also be found in Lithuania, Belarus and Ukraine. The Polish language is the 2nd most widely spoken Slavic language.

Romanian Translation Services

Romanian is the official language of Romania and Moldova and Ukraine recognises it as a minority language. It is part of the Eastern Romance branch of the Indo-European language family. The number of Romanian native speakers is about 24 million worldwide. Although the constitution of Moldova calls the national language “Moldovan”, linguists consider it as an identical language to Romanian. Significant Romanian-speaking communities can be found in Israel, Italy, Spain and Cyprus.

Serbian Translation Services

Serbian is the official language of Serbia and one of the three official languages of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is also recognised as a minority language in several Eastern-European countries. Significant Serbian-speaking communities can be found in Germany, Austria, Montenegro and Croatia. The Serbian language is part of the Shtokavian branch of the Indo-European languages. The number of Serbian native speakers is estimated at nearly 9 million. Standard Serbian uses both Cyrillic and Latin scripts.

Slovak Translation Services

Slovak is the official language of Slovakia and one of the 23 official languages of the European Union. It is recognised as a minority language in Czech Republic, Ukraine and Hungary. Slovak belongs to the West Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family, alongside Czech and Polish. It is estimated that over 7 million people speak Slovak as their native language. Slovak-speaking minorities can also be found in other European countries such as Serbia, Romania and Poland.

Slovenian Translation Services

Slovenian is part of the South Slavic group of the Indo-European language family. The Slovene language is spoken by approximately 2.5 million people worldwide. It is the official language of Slovenia, one of the 23 official languages of the European Union and a recognised language in Austria, Hungary and Italy. Other Slovene-speaking people can be found in Croatia and Serbia. Slovene and some Serbo-Croatian dialects are mutually intelligible.

Ukrainian Translation Services

The Ukrainian language is spoken natively by approximately 30 million people worldwide. It belongs to the East Slavic branch of the Indo-European language family. Ukrainian is the only official language of Ukraine and is recognised as a minority language in several Eastern European countries including Moldova, Hungary, Serbia and the Czech Republic. The closest languages to Ukrainian are Russian and Belarusian, although the three languages are only partly mutually intelligible. Ukrainian has its own Cyrillic alphabet. According to a 2010 census, more than 1 million native Ukrainian-speakers live in Russia.

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Meet some of our professional Russian translators:

Russian Translator Dmitry Dmitry - I am a professional translator, proofreader and editor with almost 15 years of experience. I specialise in working with business, economic, financial, legal, marketing texts and documents, as well as technical ones. In addition to a university degree in translation in 1997, I have completed manager training courses in the Netherlands in 1999, and have a post-graduate degree in Marketing awarded by a Dutch university (InHolland University) in 2009. During these 15 years I also worked as a project manager for a marketing consultancy company, ran my own foreign trade business, and participated in regional government missions to the Netherlands and Germany, acted as an editor-in-chief of an agricultural journal. My other interests are photography and bowling, which I do my best to bring to a pro level.

Dmitry has translated 442989 words for TranslateMedia since 20/02/2007.

 

Russian Translator Vladimir Vladimir - Hi! My name is Vladimir and I am an English to Russian freelance translator and proofreader. I specialise in technical documentation and manuals, marketing. I have an expertise in IT and software localisation fields, the more so I have a relevant education – engineer-programmer. In work I use Trados and other CAT tools. Daily output is about 2000 words. I am available for contact via e-mail, phone, ICQ and Skype (GMT+2). My primary principle of work is the Quality On Time. I always do my work as well as I can and I will better work myself to death than fail the stated deadline. Besides, I like active tourism and field athletics, I love to play my guitar and to read something of Hemingway on a rainy evening :) Have a nice day!Vladimir has translated 225213 words for TranslateMedia since 31/03/2009.

 

Vitali - My name is Vitali and I’m a certified translator with 9 years of professional experience. I’m always glad to assist you with high-quality translation from English, French and Italian into Russian. I adore my activity as it always brings me something new and interesting. I translate the following texts and documents; Technical (instructions, manuals, technical requirements, specifications, engineering drawings, etc.), Legal (contracts, laws, legal texts, normative documents, articles of association, licences, certificates, etc.), Financial (banking documentation, loan documentation, investment, insurance and other sectors, etc.), Scientific (articles, investigations, theses relating to variuos sciences, etc.), and Websites.Vitali has translated 75071 words for TranslateMedia since 04/03/2010.

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