Google Translate Alternatives for Linux

    Google Translate is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Apertium, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Google Translate and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Google Translate are dict.cc (Free), S3.Translator (Free), Crow Translate (Free, Open Source) and Translate Shell (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 10, 2021

    Platforms

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    • Online
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Mac
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    • iPad
    • Android Tablet
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    • Self-Hosted
    • Apple Watch
    • Chrome OS
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Blackberry
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Windows Phone
    • Symbian S60
    • Opera
    • Android Wear

    Features

    • Multiple languages
    • Online translation
    • Translation-platform
    • Text to Speech
    • Portable
    • Firefox Extensions
    • Educational
    • Thesaurus
    • German
    • Works Offline
    • Spanish
    • Machine translation
    • Google Chrome Extensions
    • Encyclopedia
    • Artificial intelligence
    • Document translation
    • French
    • Real-time translation
    • Speech Recognition
    • Speech to text

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    • Apertium is a rule-based machine translation platform. It is free software and released under the terms of the GNU General Public License. View 40 alternatives to Apertium
      Most users think Apertium is a great alternative to Google Translate.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      Apertium vs Google Translate
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Apertium is a rule-based machine translation platform. It is free software and released under the terms of the GNU General Public License. Languages supported in...
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      8
      is is open source, and it is free
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

      6
      RemovedUser With Google Translate, we can translate any language to any language. Apertium only allows the translation of specific languages to other specific ones. Eg.: Portuguese to only Catalan, Spanish and Galician, but not English, French or German like Google Translate does.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

      5
      riveravaldez GPLed, free-libre open-source software. So, not ending in the same problems as with Google (which is the case for DeepL).
      Positive comment 4 months ago

      2
    • dict.cc is not only an online dictionary translating from English and German to 21 languages. View 77 alternatives to dict.cc
      Some users think dict.cc is a great alternative to Google Translate, some don't.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad


    • Translation of selected text, introduced by a phrase or a fully web-site between any languages. View 107 alternatives to S3.Translator
      Most users think S3.Translator is a great alternative to Google Translate.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
    • A simple and lightweight translator that allows to translate and speak text using Google, Yandex and Bing. View 14 alternatives to Crow Translate
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Translate Shell (formerly Google Translate CLI) is a command-line translator powered by Google Translate (default), Bing Translator, Yandex.Translate and Apertium. View 60 alternatives to Translate Shell
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • Google™ Translator is a powerful tool to translate selected words (or sentences) to a wide range of supported languages. View 49 alternatives to Google Translator
      Most users think Google Translator is a great alternative to Google Translate.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2016, you can still download it and get the source on Github.
      Latest commit a4a7c39 on Feb 21, 2016

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
    • Tagaini Jisho is a free to use Japanese dictionary. It is available in several languages such as german or french. View 64 alternatives to Tagaini jisho
      This alternative is disputed. Tagaini jisho is still a legitimate alternative to Google Translate, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • ImTranslator provides the access to online translation powered by Babylon, Google, Microsoft and other translation engines for over 66 languages. View 86 alternatives to ImTranslator
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
    • Translate 100+ Languages Instantly Work fast, communicate clearly, just a shortcut away. No browser switching. No interruptions. View 4 alternatives to Translatium
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Moses is a statistical machine translation system that allows you to automatically train translation models for any language pair. View 27 alternatives to Moses
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
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