The Filipino Language

Language Overview: Filipino is the national language of the Philippines and, along with English, is an official language designated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution.

Regions Spoken: It is the first language of Filipinos living in Metro Manila and the second language of most Filipinos.

Population: The population of Filipino speaking people is about 90 million, as of 2000.

Brief History: A large number of Spanish and English loanwords also exist in the vocabulary. About 40% of everyday (informal) Filipino conversation is practically made up of Spanish loanwords. The Filipino language remains in evolution, development, and further enrichment on the basis of existing languages of the Philippines and other languages.

Filipino Translation Services

We are a professional translation company with experience and a reputation you can trust! Certified to ISO 17100, which mandates EVERY Filipino translation be revised / proofread by a second professional Filipino translator. This ISO certification is an assurance our translation company has met a wide range of process and quality assurance mechanisms that correlate in providing our clients confidence in our Filipino translations.

  • Fast free translation estimates for English to Filipino
  • Certified to ISO 17100 for Filipino Translation Services
  • Cost-effective rates with no hidden charges.
  • Assigned dedicated project managers
  • Our quality reference list will give you peace of mind.

Our knowledgeable staff will help you every step of the way. Our customer service and quality will bring you back!

Filipino Translation for Business

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Our Filipino Translation Teams

We have specialist teams of professional linguist in various fields and competences. These translators are experts in their industry, with relevant knowledge and experience. We assign translation teams to work according to their business sector skill sets.

We have a large number of mother tongue Filipino translators and interpreters dispersed all around the world. Our global Project Management presence and dispersed teams of Filipino translators means that we can offer you real advantages where you have tight turnaround requirements.

Filipino Transcreation

There are a wide range cultural aspects in the Filipino speaking world that can vary quite significantly depending on the region. For example, many colors, symbols and region specific slang can have implications that can be quite different to those intended. It is vital that text be adapted accordingly.

In the translation industry we use the term ‘Transcreation’ to refer to this adaptation of a text to suit the cultural understanding of a specific target audience.

It can be a challenging task for a business to expand into the Filipino market. It’s vitally important that marketing and advertising messages are correctly adapted to this audience, while not compromising the original purpose, style, tone and context of the message. An awareness of local cultural nuances and adapting your text accordingly is why our Filipino translators only translate into there native tongue.

Filipino Website Localization

In the age of globalization, localizing your website into Filipino is a highly cost-effective investment and an easy way to expand your business presence in that target market. We can professionally translate your website into Filipino, retaining its meaning and flavor as per your original content.  Don’t insult your perspective customers by using a “free website translation tool” that does nothing more than show disrespect; not a good start in building a client relationship.  We can work in HTML, XML, ASP, PHP, GIF, JPEG, Joomla, Drupal, PNG, and CMS.