The Macedonian Language

Macedonian is the language of Macedonia. Macedonian has a classification of Indo-European, Slavic, South, and Eastern.

Regions Spoken: The northern dialect is spoken throughout the Kumanovo-Kratovo region; the southeastern dialect is spoken around Gevgelija, Strumica, and Lake Dojran; the western dialect has on sub-dialect in the Veles, Prilep, Kichevo, in the Debar-Galchnik and the Bitola region. Macedonian is also spoken in Albania, Bulgaria, Canada, Greece, Hungary, and Slovenia.

Population: There are about 1,386,000 people who speak Macedonian in Macedonia, as of 1986. The total population of all Macedonian speakers is about 1,598,000 (which means that approximately 212,000 people speak Macedonian outside of Macedonia).

Alternate Name: Macedonian has a few other names: Makedonski, Slavic, and Macedonian Slavic.

Dialects: Some dialects of Macedonian are Northern Macedonian, Southeastern Macedonian, and Western Macedonian. The standard dialect is recognized as of 1944.

Brief History: Macedonian is a national language. Macedonian has a very strong sociopolitical attitude and is called ‘Slavic’ in Greece because Macedonian is considered to be a dialect of Bulgarian by some people in Bulgaria. Macedonian was used in radio programs, grammar and the bible in 1990.

Macedonian Translation Services

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Macedonian Translation for Business

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Our Macedonian 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 Macedonian translators and interpreters dispersed all around the world. Our global Project Management presence and dispersed teams of Macedonian translators means that we can offer you real advantages where you have tight turnaround requirements.

Macedonian Transcreation

There are a wide range cultural aspects in the Macedonian 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 Macedonian 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 Macedonian translators only translate into there native tongue.

Macedonian Website Localization

In the age of globalization, localizing your website into Macedonian 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 Macedonian, retaining its meaning and flavor as per your original content.  Don’t insult your prospective customers by using a “free website translation tool” that does nothing more than show disrespect; this is not a good start in building a client relationship.  We can work in HTML, XML, ASP, PHP, GIF, JPEG, Joomla, Drupal, PNG, and CMS.