Yiddish translation of 'Harry Potter' sells out in only 48 hours

Such success of a Yiddish publication is unprecedented, as few if any Yiddish books published outside the hassidic sector sell 1,000 in the span of a year.

'Harry Potter' series receives official Yiddish translation

Translated by an Indian-American Orthodox Jew and published in Sweden, the story behind the translation is fascinating in its own right

French language learning platform under fire after racist rhetoric creeps into translations

LICRA used their Twitter account to publish some of the examples of racism and antisemitism prevalent within some of the proposed translations offered on the website.

Hebrew books
Bringing new worlds into Hebrew

A look into the world of the people who translate from Finnish, Russian, Norwegian and other languages into Hebrew.

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Syrian fluke in translation on Facebook: 'Our name is s***'

Below the Arabic caption, an additional caption in Hebrew was supposed to mean the same and serve a warning to Israelis, but got lost in translation.

A SCENE from ‘Annie.’
A Feel good Annie

Annie was inspired by the “Little Orphan Annie” newspaper comic strip that ran from 1924 to 2010.

PRIME MINISTER Yitzhak Rabin and Tel Aviv mayor Shlomo Lahat walk down Herzl Street in Tel Aviv in 1
Tel Aviv of yesteryear

A translation of "Petty Business" provides comedy and nostalgia.

A feast for the eyes and the brain

A new Hebrew translation of the best-selling English-language ‘Animal Museum’ has just arrived.

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What is the transcription of documents and how is it done?

The document transcribed faithfully reflects what the speaker has transmitted literally to his audience or in a conversation between two parties what exactly has been said.

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