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Russian Translation Services

Whether you already have a foothold in Russia that you wish to strengthen or want to establish a viable presence there, our native Russian team can deliver Russian translation accurately and efficiently. Our list of satisfied clients includes Jamie Oliver, Chanel, GlaxoSmithKline, British Gas, La Perla, Hasbro, and BBC.

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Russian Audio/Video Translations and Transcriptions

Absolute Translations has carried out extensive audio transcription and video subtitling work for a wide range of clients from private individuals to larger global brands. Our dedicated transcription team works closely with our technology experts to subtitle your films, ads, and promotional videos. The quality of our work has been put to the test for over a decade. Among other projects, we translated this video for the MacDougall Auction House and also embedded the subtitles, delivering a final ready-to-publish product to our client.


Certified Russian Translations

Our certified translations are recognised and accepted by the UK Passport Office, the Legalisation Office, and NARIC. Our confidential and accurate Russian to English translation service is able to process your passports, birth, marriage, and academic certificates quickly and securely. We can provide you with any type of certified translation service, including statements of truth, sworn translations, affidavits, notarisations, and Apostilles for legal use abroad. As an incomparable same-day Russian translation service we aim to deliver your most urgent Russian translations within 24 hours. We always find the most appropriate Russian translator for your project.

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WHICH COUNTRIES SPEAK RUSSIAN?

As Russia, or the Russian Federation, is the largest country in the world spanning Eastern Europe and Northern Asia it is no surprise that Russian is one of the most widely spoken languages. Russian is an official language in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan but these aren’t the only countries where people speak Russian. The language is also used for occasional government functions in Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan.

WHAT LANGUAGES ARE SPOKEN IN RUSSIA?

Of course, Russian is the most widely spoken language in Russia and is the only official language on a national level but around 35 other languages are considered official languages in various regions of Russia. There are over 100 minority languages spoken in Russia today as a result of mass migration. This is why it is so important to use a professional translation service when you need Russian translation as tiny differences in dialect can create a totally different meaning, for high-quality translation by expert linguists always use Absolute Translations.

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RUSSIAN AND OTHER SLAVIC LANGUAGES?

All Slavic languages have a lot of similarities due to being so close geographically and having a complex cultural history. Because of this Russian is very similar to other Eastern European languages, such as Belarusian and Ukrainian. In addition to this there is another language called Rusyn, which is not always recognised as a distinct language, by some it is considered a dialect of Ukrainian.

WHY USE A TRANSLATION COMPANY THAT EMPLOYS NATIVE SPEAKERS FOR RUSSIAN TRANSLATION?

As every language has unique distinctive features which make it different from other languages when translating Russian or other Slavic languages it is especially important to use a professional translation company that only uses Russian speakers who are translating their mother tongue.

Russian translation requires detailed cultural knowledge of the region as it is all too easy to miscommunicate translation Russian if you are not well versed in all the regional variations and social context of the original author or speaker.

Whether you need transcription of the spoken language or written documents translated Absolute Translations can match you with a professional Russian translator who will walk you through every step of the translation process ensuring you get accurate, high-quality translations every time.

WHAT IS THE CYRILLIC ALPHABET?

The Cyrillic Alphabet is the third official script of the European Union, following the Latin and Greek scripts. It is used or adapted by over 100 different languages, mainly in Russia, Central Asia, and Eastern Europe. In some of these variations different letters are used, some are variations of the standard Cyrillic letters, and some languages use a combination of Greek or Latin alphabets.

When translating English to Russian a skilled translator must convert the Latin alphabet into Russian text, this is a complex process that only the most professional translators can be entrusted to do.

If you are looking for a Russian translation agency Absolute Translations are a service you can trust as a qualified linguist will be ensuring all your words are translated efficiently and accurately, we only use certified Russian translators, working in their own language, who have a minimum of five years experience doing the professional translation.

IS THE RUSSIAN ALPHABET THE SAME AS THE CYRILLIC ALPHABET?

Slightly confusingly, the Russian alphabet and the Cyrillic are two different things, though many people don’t realise there is actually a difference between the two. The Cyrillic alphabets are a writing system, whereas the Russian alphabet is just one of the many Cyrillic alphabets. Since the Russian alphabet is the most widespread variation of Cyrillic which is possibly why people often believe that they are the same thing.

HOW TO ENSURE HIGH-QUALITY RUSSIAN TRANSLATIONS?

When you need professional Russian translation of the highest quality for the Russian market, you can rely on Absolute Translations to provide experienced translators who are native speakers and professional linguists. Our Russian translation services deliver both quality and value for money. Whether you require an authoritative translation of a legal document or an engaging piece of promotional copy, you can rely on us to produce outstanding work.

In addition, our project managers will help your project run smoothly and our competitive pricing will ensure your complete satisfaction. For an instant free quote simply fill in the form above to find out how much your translation project will cost per word.

HOW TO FIND RUSSIAN TRANSLATION SERVICES YOU CAN TRUST?

When you need high-quality translation of the Russian language it can be difficult to know which translation services you can trust. We have vigorously evaluated our Russian translators not only to ensure they have an excellent command of modern business Russian but also to possess industry-specific experience and an extensive understanding of Russian language etiquette.

This is a quality of our translation service that our many prestigious clients have come to rely on and trust, Absolute Translations has worked with the likes of American Express, Microsoft, and UNESCO.

HOW TO GET CERTIFIED RUSSIAN TRANSLATION SERVICES?

If you need certified translation services our professional native linguists are here to help. Our professional Russian translation services include the quick and secure production of certified translation for all sorts of document translation, such as translation of medical records, marriage certificates, and legal documents such as contracts.

Recognised and accepted by the UK Passport Office, the Legalisation Office, and NARIC you can rely on us for accurate Russian to English translation of even your most confidential documents. What’s more, with our same-day Russian translation option we can deliver your most urgent translations within 24 hours.

HOW DO RUSSIAN TRANSLATION SERVICES HELP YOU GROW YOUR BUSINESS?

Professional translation is absolutely key to doing business in Russian markets as if you do not speak to your target audience in their target language, you cannot properly communicate your business messages to them.

Business translations need to be done by professional language services as Russian document translation is notoriously difficult to get right, which means if you want to translate documents into Russian you need to use a professional translator who will quickly and accurately convert your message.

DO PROFESSIONAL TRANSLATORS HELP WITH INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION?

Our Russian document translation service could help you break into the Russian market whether you need help with technical translation, business documents translated, financial reports converted or product descriptions done. Its also hard to ignore that Russian is the 2nd most used language on the internet with 6% of websites appearing in Russian, behind only English as the most common language to do business with online its hard to deny that Russian is important for your business if you want to appeal to a global market.

We understand that international communications can have a huge impact on your business and you need Russian translation services you can trust when marketing to real Russian people, our translation company has been operating for over 20 years and worked with some of the best known international companies such as Coca Cola, HSBC, HP, and Microsoft.

CAN YOU USE GOOGLE TRANSLATE INSTEAD OF PAID RUSSIAN LANGUAGE TRANSLATION SERVICES?

It can be tempting to use Google Translate instead of paying for a Russian translation company when translating English to Russian but if your translation projects are professional or personally important we would always recommend using certified translators.

As translation of Russian is complicated by a different alphabet and its similarities to other Slavic-based languages when using technology instead of a real person to do your translation projects you can often get grammatical errors and other inconsistencies with your translation of Russian.

In addition to not always being the most accurate, if you need legal documents or certified translation it would be much more sensible to use a translation agency as certified translations require a human to sign off the translated document. That’s why we offer certified translations of the highest quality, at a competitive price. To find out more simply submit a project request above. Our quotes are priced per word so your word count affects the total cost of your project.

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO USE AN EXPERT RUSSIAN TRANSLATOR FOR MEDICAL TRANSLATION?

When translating medical documents or health records from Russian it is vitally important that you use a Russian translation agency to ensure high-quality accurate translation. There are a significant number of words that look or sound the same but have different meanings, which could have a huge impact on the accuracy of the translation. For example, in English, “angina” refers to chest pains but the Russian word Ангина is tonsillitis.