How do I get my language supported?

Text Languages:

We add new languages periodically. In the process of adding a new language to the automatic translation system, the most important learning material is existing high-quality translations—the same text in two languages.

A significant amount, typically 4 to 5 million words of this type of text, is needed to build a reasonable-quality automatic translation system for a particular language pair. Find out how automatic translation works at www.aka.ms/MT.

Speech Languages

Speech recognition is a totally different process than translation. It requires a whole new set of data (hundred of hours of recorded audios and their associated transcriptions) and trainings of our machine learning based engines to become available. Therefore, we cannot always deliver speech recognition as quickly as new supported languages become available for Microsoft Translator.

We continue to release improvements to the quality of our existing languages and to expand on our coverage of languages from around the world so that more and more people can talk to the Microsoft Translator in their own language.

Stay tuned on our blog (www.aka.ms/Translatorblog), Facebook page (www.facebook.com/microsofttranslator), or Twitter feed (www.twitter.com/MStranslator) for updates to our language coverage.

For the up-to-date list of supported language please go to www.microsoft.com/translator/languages.aspx


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  1. На пущту 100 м гавор

    Язык пашто должен воити в майкрософт. На этом языки говорят около 100 мил человек мира.

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  3. Казахский язык

    Казахский язык

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  4. When you wana add marathi language in Microsoft translator

    You add a marathi language Microsoft translator

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  6. We want to use Microsoft products in Kurdish.

    We want Kurdish language support in all Microsoft products. Microsoft should support a language that speaks about fifty million people. We want to use Microsoft products in Kurdish.

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  8. Apache

    Would like to see all versions of the athabaskan based languaged

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  9. Bemba

    Bemba is the first most spoken Language of Zambia with more than 35% of Zambians in all parts of the country but mostly in Northern, Muchinga, Central, Luapula and Copperbelt Provinces.

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  10. 1 vote
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  12. Mongilian

    I need Mongolian!

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  13. Shona

    That's my language

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  15. Speech to speech English to Vietnamese and reverse

    Speech to speech English to Vietnamese and reverse

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  16. Sicilian

    Sicilian dialect.

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  17. Lithuanian

    Lithuanian, is one of only two living languages in the Baltic branch of the Indo-European language family, it would be lovely to be able to speak and understand more of this old language.

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  18. Twi

    I'd like to help with TWI translation. It's the most widely spoken language in Ghana. Ghana is fast becoming a tourist attraction hub in West Africa

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  19. Sindhi language is a best

    I vote definitely language Sindhi

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  20. Sindhi

    I love Pakistan I Love my Pakistan Army I love Sindhi Pakistan

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