Qualified, experienced and professional German translators to meet your exact requirements.
“Ich bin ein Berliner” – President John F. Kennedy
When J.F.K. said he was a ‘Berliner’, some accused him of claiming to be a jelly doughnut. Whilst it’s a nice story, and indeed there is confection made in Berlin called a Berliner, within the context in which he spoke, he was bang on the money.
Expect German precision every time
German is a very precise language and it just goes to show how important it is to get it right.
That’s why our team of German translators and interpreters are drawn from some of the most highly qualified and experienced translators and interpreters around.
As with all our language professionals, they only translate into their mother tongue. With our German translation services you can be assured that you’ll never be accused of making language ‘gaffes’.
German is a West Germanic language spoken mainly in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Belgium, Luxembourg and Italy. It is recognised as a minority language in Czech Republic, Denmark, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Namibia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, South Africa, Vatican City and Venezuela. There are also significant German-speaking communities in the USA, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Australia, South Africa, Chile, Paraguay, New Zealand and Peru.
Number of speakers
Standard German (Hoch Deutsch) has around 90 million native speakers, and other varieties of German have some 30 million. There are about 80 million people who speak German as a second language, and many others study it as a foreign language.
We only work with professional German translators and interpreters
Firstly, we ensure that all our German translators and interpreters are fully qualified, have at least 5 years’ relevant commercial experience, and are a member of a recognized professional body. In other words, they are full-time German language professionals who take their job seriously, not someone just earning extra ‘pocket money’ on the side. Unfortunately this happens more than you may imagine in our industry.
We filter out ‘wannabes’ and pretenders through our rigorous selection process and by following-up references.
You’re guaranteed not just a German language expert, but a technical expert too
Secondly we make sure we match the skills you need to those of our chosen professional. So, for example, if you need a marketing expert, we’ll find you a German translator with marketing expertise. Similarly, if it’s a technical assignment, then we’ll provide you with a technical expert.