Google Translate Alternatives for Mac

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

    This page was last updated Jul 25, 2021

    1. The world’s best online translator for you and your team.
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      DeepL Translator vs Google Translate opinions
      Almost everyone thinks DeepL Translator is a great alternative to Google Translate.
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      It gives more exact translations with better grammar and sentence structure.
      Top positive comment  about 1 year ago

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      RogerMcKeon It translates a lot better than Google Translate does, that's why :)
      Top positive comment  over 3 years ago

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      sedeti it has completely better translate than google
      Positive comment 6 months ago

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      altenativeto It's fast, has good integration with windows and gives you intuitive ways to choose between different translation options.
      Positive comment 7 months ago

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      Bricolas Better translation result
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

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      It appears to be able to spell in proper English, not US "english"
      Positive comment almost 2 years ago

      -6
      Good service with even better translations grammar-wise.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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      • FreeProprietary
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      dict.cc is not only an online dictionary translating from English and German to 21 languages. Its an attempt to create a platform where users from all over the world can share their knowledge in the field of translations.
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      Some users think dict.cc is a great alternative to Google Translate, some don't.


    2. S3.Translator adds the power of Google Translate’s automatic translations to your browser! It supports translation of selected text, entered phrase or whole webpage between any of 100+ languages. Features:
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      Most users think S3.Translator is a great alternative to Google Translate.
    3. Translate Shell (formerly Google Translate CLI) is a command-line translator powered by Google Translate (default), Bing Translator, Yandex.Translate and Apertium.
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      Looking for an easy and fun to use language translator app? Then download Mate Translate today. Mate Translate works in 103 languages and can perform text translations, speech-to-text translations and it even synchronizes between all your devices.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Google™ Translator is a powerful tool to translate selected words (or sentences) to a wide range of supported languages.

      Discontinued

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

      Most users think Google Translator is a great alternative to Google Translate.
      • FreeOpen Source
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      Tagaini Jisho is a free to use Japanese dictionary. It is available in several languages such as german or french.
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      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.
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      100+ languages English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic, and many more. See them all. Perfect pronunciation Translatium speaks translations directly to you, accent and all. It also displays intuitive phonetics.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      • Firefox
      ImTranslator provides the access to online translation powered by Babylon, Google, Microsoft and other translation engines for over 66 languages. ImTranslator includes dictionary, text-to-speech, virtual keyboard, spell checker, back translation.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Moses is a statistical machine translation system that allows you to automatically train translation models for any language pair. All you need is a collection of translated texts (parallel corpus).
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