National International Translation Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: September 30, 2017 is National International Translation Day.

International Translation Day

Released in 1953, International Translation Day is really a quite recent entry in to the calendar of world occasions. Established through the Worldwide Federation of Translators, the annual celebration is definitely an chance to pay for tribute towards the work of translators who endeavour to help make the world a rather more compact place by wearing down language obstacles and permitting great literature to become loved much more broadly. The job of translators is viewed as being of accelerating importance because of growing possibilities for worldwide travel and globalisation of trade marketplaces.The big event is marked with a number of devoted occasions, workshops and symposiums around the globe. International Translation Day itself coincides using the feast day's St. Jerome, a Christian scholar and priest who had been the very first person to translate the Bible into Latin in the original Hebrew, which makes it accessible the very first time to some far wider audience. St. Jerome may be the patron saint of translators.

International Translation Day: Words that have a totally different meaning in ...
International Translation Day: Words that have a totally different meaning in ...

If you're a proud Scot, you'll most likely be an expert in the language. But if you're a visitor to our wonderful nation, then you might struggle with a few words that have a totally different meaning in Scotland . So, to celebrate International ...

International Translation Day: Learn the beautiful language of Gaelic before ...
International Translation Day: Learn the beautiful language of Gaelic before ...

DESCRIBED as soft as the beating of doves' wings Gaelic underpins Scottish identity and is seen by visitors as something attractive and distinct about Scotland. It's renaissance is fuelled, amongst other things, by the Outlander phenomenon from ...

International Translation Day
International Translation Day

International Translation Day, which is today, is a relatively recent phenomenon, though its roots go far back. Founded in 1953 by International Federation of Translators, it is in fact the feast day of St. Jerome, the patron saint of translators ...

Ten things you never knew about... translation
Ten things you never knew about... translation

Today is International Translation Day, celebrated each year on September 30, which is the feast day of St Jerome, patron saint of translators. By William Hartston. PUBLISHED: 00:01, Tue, Sep 30, 2014. The Bible is the most translate book GETTY. The ...

New IUPUI certificate program addresses need for translation professionals
New IUPUI certificate program addresses need for translation professionals

The graduate certificate will be officially announced on International Translation Day at IUPUI. The event takes place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at the IUPUI Campus Center, 420 University Blvd. Bolivian author Maria Cristina Botelho will make a ...

International Translation Day observed at Imphal, celebrated poet Robin ...
International Translation Day observed at Imphal, celebrated poet Robin ...

Imphal: Celebrated poet from North-East, Robin S. Ngangom was conferred the Sarda Translation Award 2013 on International Translation Day in recognition of his works on translation at a function organized by Sahitya Thoupang Lup at Manipur Press Club, ...

September 30, 2017 is also Mud Pack Day, Ask A Stupid Question Day