German translation

Why should you order German translations from Transly Translation Agency?

Excellent German translation 

Transly Translation Agency has been awarded the international ISO 17100:2015 quality certificate, meaning that Transly Translation Agency complies with all the requirements for the provision of translation services. The German translation you ordered from us retains the original meaning of the text, contains no mistakes and is natural-sounding to the intended reader. That is why, in the process of translating, we keep in mind the core meaning of the text and convey it in a way that is easy for the reader or user to understand. We firmly believe that a good German translation is one that can easily be understood by your German-speaking business partner, customer, or colleague, regardless of their background and mother tongue. We produce precise and terminologically correct legal translations. To achieve the best results, we will request additional information and review the source text where necessary. If you are looking to tap into the German market, we are able to localise the translation to the German audience – this is especially important when translating websitesmarketing textssafety data sheets and the like.

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Swift German translations

We work fast. Thanks to Transly’s excellent technical capabilities, skilled translators, and smooth processes, our translation process is also faster. We always do our utmost to get back to you as soon as possible and the same applies to the preparation of price quotes. If necessary, we can speed things up even more by having several translators working on one project simultaneously. Thanks to rapidly evolving neural machine translation, our working speed also improves. Modern translation software that detects repetitions in a text further helps accelerate our work process. In translating into German, our work process is efficient and flexible and decisions are adopted quickly. Therefore, we can safely say that Transly is one of the fastest translation service providers in the field.

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Affordable German translation

Transly offers translations with the best price-to-quality ratio. Our translation projects are carried out using the most modern technologies available and involve both a translator with a master’s degree and a professional editor. Thanks to smart translation software and continuously evolving neural machine translation, we can offer a very competitive price for German translation. We offer a discount on repeated segments in the text. This starts to play a significant role in permanent partnerships: the more similar texts we translate, the lower the unit price becomes for our loyal clients. We translate each segment once, which means you only have to pay for it once as well. This way you can be sure that we are making you the best offer.

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Smooth translation process

We are here to make the translation process as smooth and convenient for you as possible. Thanks to our extensive knowledge and experience, we have been able to develop solutions that enable us to manage translations systematically while also making use of translation memories, term bases and a central workflow system. We know that project management entails much more than just organising the translation of a text from one language to another. Having a streamlined workflow is essential in order to guarantee a stress-free ordering experience, transparent budget, and German translations that are completed in due time. For this purpose, we have minimised or automated all time-consuming standard procedures. This way you can be sure that both the budget and the deadline for the translation will meet your high expectations.

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Confidentiality guaranteed

We guarantee the confidentiality of all texts. Digital safety, data protection and confidentiality are aspects which we take very seriously in our work. The contract for translation services contains a confidentiality agreement. If necessary, it is also possible to conclude a separate confidentiality contract. The use of translation software and a secure storage server both help reduce the risk of data leaks. Thanks to translation software, there is no need to send files via e-mail, which helps prevent data leaks and misdirected e-mails. Additionally, real-time backup is integrated into our translation process, ensuring that your German translation is in safe hands with us.

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All translation-related services from one agency

We want your co-operation with us to be as convenient as possible. We will do our best to accommodate all your translation, editing and content creation wishes as well as those related to these services. Therefore, we also offer a search engine optimisation service for translated websites and a localisation service for online stores. Our services also include translation consulting, assessment of translation quality, voice-over, and dubbing. In addition, we are happy to offer layout, design and printing services for translated texts. This all ensures that you can easily and conveniently find all German translation related services in one place.

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Külli is the Head of Translation at Transly Translation Agency. She has been working as a translator for more than 15 years and has studied translation at Tallinn University. Külli is a perfectionist who is never satisfied with anything less than the optimal result. Her unique ability is her fast-reading skills. She also has extremely good technical acuity and an unerring ability to anticipate upcoming trends.

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Transly Translation Agency offers professional translations that save you time and money.

To place an order, send us an email or fill out the enquiry form with the following information:

  • What services you are interested in
  • Which languages you need the service in
  • What the deadline for the job is

Please also include any additional information or a file when submitting your request so that we can analyse it and provide you with an exact quote.

We will get back to you with a quote within an hour.


Which German translation service should I choose?

German technical translation

Technical translation covers areas such as engineering, construction, environmental protection and technology, information technology, transport, automation, etc. The most common types of texts that require technical translation are, for example, user manuals, safety instructions, quick-start guides, setup guides, reports and applications. Technical translation forms a very important part of the services provided by Transly. We translate user manuals and IT-related texts into German, localise applications for the German-speaking market, and offer many other services.

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Website translation into German

Website translation is one of our most popular services. A high-quality website translation creates a trustworthy image for your company. That is why we will translate the website of your company into German conveniently, quickly and with quality in mind. Manual copying and pasting of website texts is a thing of the past – we use smart technology to automatically export web texts and import translations. Transly’s German translators and editors have SEO knowledge and, in the process of translating websites, web texts and blog posts, they take strategic keywords into account.

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Translation of economic texts into German

The translation of economic texts into German is an important field that includes annual report German translations as well as the German translation of accounting documents, bank statements, proof of payments, and the like. The advantages of using Transly when you plan to acquire German translation of economic texts encompass: knowledge of financial vocabulary and accounting and banking terminology, confidentiality, speed, good communication, and excellent price-to-quality ratio.

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Legal translation into German

Legal translation into German involves the translation of contracts, court documents and legislation. With ISO-certified quality processes in place, we produce precise and terminologically correct legal translations into German. Transly complies with strict personal data protection rules and confidentiality requirements, which are especially important in legal translation.

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Marketing translation into German

The translation of a marketing text into German can be considered successful when the message is conveyed accurately in German, the translation reflects the values and style of the brand, and, above all, the German translation does not come across as a translation. Translating product descriptions, websites, online stores, overviews, articles, slogans, advertisements, campaign messages, sales offers, company missions or visions, or brand values into German fall under marketing translation into German. In addition to marketing translation, Transly is also an expert in the field of German localisation and transcreation or creative translation into German.

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Translation of scientific texts into German

The translation of scientific texts into German is also one of our main services. Our clients include Tallinn University, Tallinn University of Technology, the Estonian Research Council, the Geological Survey of Estonia, the Estonian Environmental Research Centre, the Praxis Center for Policy Studies, and the Estonian Ministry of Education and Research, among many others. In the translation of research articles or doctoral theses into German, we will pay particular attention to relevant terminology and work closely with the client to ensure a quality translation.

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Medical translation into German

Medical translation into German involves, among other things, the German translation of user manuals for medical devices, information on medicinal products, patient information leaflets, health files, pharmaceutical research, etc. All our German translations undergo a quality-assurance process pursuant to the ISO standard, ensuring that German translations are accurate, completed on time, and comply with other quality standard requirements. Other advantages of choosing Transly include confidentiality, speed, and an excellent price-to-quality ratio.

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Safety data sheet translation into German

A safety data sheet is a document that provides information on how to ensure the safe use of a chemical throughout the supply chain. Since each safety data sheet supplier is responsible for the contents of the safety data sheet, it is best to entrust the translation of safety data sheets into German to Transly Translation Agency. Not only do we translate the text, but we can also identify potential substantive shortcomings or inconsistencies in it. We have extensive experience of translating safety data sheets into German. We always keep up to date with the latest relevant legislation and official terminology, in order to ensure the correctness, clarity and accuracy of your safety data sheet translations.

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German localisation

Software localisation is the translation and customisation of a computer program or mobile application for the German market. Software localisation takes into account the preferences, needs and habits of users in Germany. Software localisation jobs at Transly are entrusted to professional translators who are both tech-savvy and native speakers of German.

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German interpretation services

Interpreting, whispered interpreting, remote interpreting, conference interpreting and consecutive interpreting are German translation services that are needed at events, meetings, training courses, notarial transactions, etc. Transly’s German interpreters are highly trained professionals with lengthy experience in a variety of fields. We will help you choose an interpreting service that best meets your needs.

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Sworn translation into German

Sworn translation into German is an official document translation service which we offer in co-operation with German-language sworn translators. The German sworn translator assumes liability for the correctness of translation with their signature and seal. If a certified German translation is required, for example, for school admission, travel, or court proceedings, only sworn translators are competent to translate these documents into German.

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Translation languages

English-German and German-English translation

English is spoken by 1.5 billion people worldwide! Transly translates websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into English. We also translate from English into German. Send us a English-German-English translation enquiry!

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French-German and German-French translation

Did you know that more than 200 million people worldwide speak French? We translate websites, menus, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into French. We also translate from French into German. Send us a French-German-French translation enquiry!

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Spanish-German and German-Spanish translation

Did you know that European Spanish and Latin American Spanish are different from each other? Transly translates websites, contracts and much more besides into Spanish. We also translate from Spanish into German. Send us a Spanish-German-Spanish translation enquiry! 

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Italian-German and German-Italian translation

Italian is spoken by approximately 85 million people around the world. We translate websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Italian. We also translate from Italian into German. Send us an Italian-German-Italian translation request! We will be waiting.

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Swedish-German and German-Swedish translation

More than ten million people speak Swedish. We translate websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides from Swedish-German and German-Swedish. We offer professional Swedish-German-Swedish translations that save you time and money. Send us a Swedish-German-Swedish translation enquiry! We will get back to you within 2 hours.

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Finnish-German and German-Finnish translation

More than five million people speak Finnish. Transly translates websites, online stores, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Finnish. We also translate from Finnish into German. Send us a Finnish-German-Finnish translation enquiry!

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Norwegian-German and German-Norwegian translation

Norwegian has a total of 5 million native speakers. Transly translates websites, online stores, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Norwegian. We also translate from Norwegian into German. Send us a Norwegian-German-Norwegian translation enquiry!

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Ukrainian-German and German-Ukrainian translation

More than 45 million people speak Ukrainian as a native language. We translate websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Ukrainian. We also translate from Ukrainian to German. Send us a Ukrainian-German-Ukrainian translation enquiry! We will be waiting.

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Russian-German and German-Russian translation

Did you know that on Russian websites it is good practice to use the formal you instead of the informal you when addressing the reader? Transly translates websites, product descriptions, contracts and much more besides into Russian. We also translate from Russian into German. Send us a Russian-German-Russian translation enquiry!

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Latvian-German and German-Latvian translation

More than one million people speak Latvian as a native language. We translate websites, online stores, product datasheets, catalogues, marketing texts, documents and much more besides into Latvian. We also translate from Latvian into German. Send us a Latvian-German-Latvian translation enquiry! We will be waiting.

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Lithuanian-German and German-Lithuanian translation

More than two million people speak Lithuanian as a native language. We translate websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Lithuanian. We also translate from Lithuanian into German. Send us a Lithuanian-German-Lithuanian translation enquiry! We will be waiting.

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Polish-German and German-Polish translation

The Polish language has a total of 38 million speakers worldwide. We translate websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Polish. We also translate from Polish into German. Send us a Polish-German-Polish translation enquiry!

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Estonian-German and German-Estonian translation

Around one million people speak Estonian as a native language. We translate websites, user manuals, leaflets, contracts, marketing texts and much more besides into Estonian. We also translate from Estonian into German. Send us a German-Estonian-German translation enquiry!

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Entrust your translations to us. The eager translators of Transly Translation Agency provide fast and high-quality translations.

Frequently asked questions about German translation

What is the position of the German language in the world?

In addition to Germany itself, German is also spoken in Austria, Switzerland, the province of South Tyrol (in northern Italy), and Liechtenstein. German is also one of the three official languages in Belgium as well as Luxembourg. In total, there are around 95 million speakers of German in the world. German is the most widely spoken native language in Europe and the eleventh most widely spoken language in the world, which makes it a very important language indeed. In addition, German is the first foreign language of around 15 million people. Germans and precision, as everyone knows, go hand in hand – German speakers do not forgive errors lightly. By ordering your German translations from our translation agency, however, you will never need to worry about this, because we always offer quality translations by experienced translators.

What are the main benefits of translating into German?

Germany is Europe’s strongest economy. Germany and economic prosperity have gone hand in hand for nearly 150 consecutive years since the unification of Germany in 1871. Therefore, translating your sales materials, website or product information into German provides access to Europe’s largest economy. The number of German speakers is growing rapidly. There is also potential in translating into German because German business is characterised by a quality-oriented, professional and successful image. This image also extends to the German language. As a result, marketing communication in many companies is in German in order to provide consumers with the impression of quality from the very first moment. Volkswagen, for example, left its catchphrase “Das Auto” untranslated for years when entering a new market, in order to introduce their products as German-made and to highlight the origins of the brand.

What are the most common requests for German translations?

Can you quickly translate this letter into German? This manual needs to be translated from German into English. I wish to have my website translated into German. These are some of the most frequent requests received by Transly translation agency. We offer translation from and into German of technical documents, sales materials, contracts, user manuals, marketing texts, product catalogues, medical texts, information sheets, certificates and letters. Our German translators and editors, who speak German as their native language, always do their best to ensure that the translation is accurate, polished and terminologically correct.

Why should I translate my website into German?

Numerous studies carried out in Europe and America confirm that when people search the Internet for information to purchase a product or order a service, they are most likely to make their purchase on a website that is either fully or at least partially in their mother tongue. The German population is not only affluent but also considerably large. Therefore, translating your website into German is a logical step. This is especially true if your products or services are oriented to businesses or if you are running an online business and can easily expand your supply chain into Germany. Our translators and project managers are well-versed in website translation projects and are always happy to advise you on the optimal way to translate your website.

Content creation in German and German-language text editing – what should one consider?

Our experienced German-language editors generally speak German as a native language. If the text is very important to you, it is always a good idea to have it checked out by an editor. If you need German-language content creation, in some cases it may be more appropriate to order content creation in English and then have it translated into German. If your company’s main market is Germany, it makes sense to order the copywriting service in German. Send us an e-mail and we will recommend the optimal action plan for you as well as find the best German-speaking copywriter for your project.

How is the price of the German translations determined?

Translation from German may be cheaper than translation into German. Some of our translators and editors live in Germany, which means you can rest assured that their German language skills are excellent, although it does slightly increase the price of the translation service. We also collaborate with German language translators who live in other parts of the world. The price of German translations is comparable to that of French and Finnish translations. For regular customers, in many cases, we offer a discount on any recurring translation segments.

What makes the German language interesting?

German is a very rich language – it has a total of 5. 3 million words, a third of which have only entered the language within the last hundred years. German is also famous for its extremely long words. For example Rechtsschutzversicherungsgesellschaften means “legal protection insurance companies” and Kraftfahrzeug-Haftpflichtversicherung translates to “automobile liability insurance”. As another example, the word Lebensabschnittspartner means “beloved”. Like Russian, German has many words without direct equivalents in other languages. One such example is Kummerspeck, which literally translates to “grief bacon” and is used to refer to weight gained as a result of excessive emotional eating.

Translating German fiction – what to consider?

The German cultural sphere is wide and has a fascinating history. Even today, there are numerous widely undiscovered German-language texts that are of great interest to the academic community. German culture is full of philosophical, scientific, historical and religious literary works for which the time has never been better to be published in other languages. Translating such texts, however, requires talented translators with, ideally, at least a master’s-level education in philosophy, history or theology in addition to translation training. Our excellent translators have translated many German-language historical works.

What should one consider when entering the German market?

Germany is the fourth largest economy in the world and accounts for a fifth of the entire European GDP. The German market is estimated to be twice as large as the Russian market, for example. For this reason, Germany can be a very promising export country for European and other companies. The Germans do not forget. Ever. Thus, when entering the German market, the local business code must be observed as closely as possible.

  • Be precise! Being late is a terrible sin in Germany.  If you are late to your first meeting by as little as five minutes, your entire undertaking can go up in smoke.
  • Respect roles! In Germany, roles are firmly defined and hierarchy is important.  Always address your business partners politely by using their surname and title unless you have agreed otherwise.
  • Dress neatly! Appropriate clothing is conservative and modest.  Men wear a dark suit and women wear dark formal clothing. Leave any garish ties and expensive jewellery at home.
  • Choose your topics carefully! Personal matters are not discussed with business partners.  Discussing home life, religion, politics and – most importantly – your income, is out of the question. Suitable topics include, for example, the weather.
  • Respect personal space! Avoid any physical contact.  The only exception is a mandatory brief but firm handshake at the beginning and end of every meeting. Germans do not like being patted on the shoulder.
  • Make plans and stick to them! The Germans plan everything ahead and are extremely reluctant to change things.  Cancelling a meeting is even worse than being late.

Read more from German-Baltic Trade Chamber.

Export to Germany

The economy of Germany is the third largest in the world and organising exports to Germany is thus a wise choice. The German economy is robust and the business culture is similar to our own. This makes Germany an attractive export partner for many businesses. Our translation agency offers exporting companies translations from different languages into German and from German into other languages.


Communication that crosses borders

Take a look at the increasing importance of exports to your business. We can provide you with translations as well as foreign language informational materials.

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