At Better Language Company we pride ourselves on delivering quality translations and interpreting services in all 11 Official South African language combinations and major world languages.

We have highly qualified translators, interpreters, editors and proofreaders eager and ready to tackle a job in any major international language of your choice.

Local and International Languages

Han Sapire, BLC’s language advisor, briefs our translators for every translation assignment. She trained translators at Wits before starting BLC. As an industry expert she is familiar with all the aspects that need to be addressed in the nuances of South African language translation.

'We can translate these languages into and from English or into one other. The possibilities are endless.'

Contact us today to discuss your requirements with one of our friendly and highly experienced manage

South African Language Combinations

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Sotho/Sesoth0/Southern Sotho
  • Ndebele/IsiNdebele
  • Zulu/IsiZulu
  • Xhosa/IsiXhosa
  • Sepedi/Northern Sotho/Sesotho Sa Leboa
  • Setswana
  • SiSwati
  • Tshivenda
  • Xitsonga

African Languages Including

  • ‘African’ French
  • African’ Portuguese
  • Swahili
  • Shona
  • Chichewa
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Major International Languages Including:

  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • German
  • Italian
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati
  • Urdu
  • Dutch
  • Russian
  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese)
  • Japanese
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