Microsoft Translator Alternatives

    Microsoft Translator is described as 'is your door to a wider world. Translator apps are specially designed for all of your favorite devices to translate anything, anywhere, and anytime into 50 different languages' and is a Translator App in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Microsoft Translator for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Android, Mac and Linux. Most alternatives are Translator Apps and Dictionaries. The best alternative is Google Translate, which is free. Other great apps like Microsoft Translator are DeepL Translator (Freemium), QuestSoft QTranslate (Free), Linguee (Free) and Apertium (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 14, 2021

    1. Free and Open Source Translation API, entirely self-hosted and works even in offline environments. Unlike other APIs, it doesn't rely on proprietary providers such as Google or Azure to perform translations. Powered by .
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Symbian S60
      • HP webOS
      • Blackberry
      • Windows Phone
      Lion allows you to send a query to the German-English, -French, -Spanish and -Italian LEO dictionaries (Chinese is currently not supported) with a click of your mouse from almost all MS Windows applications.
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    2. offers a massive online dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopedia, quote finder, and translator (powered by Google Translate)- all for free. For the and mobile app, go here.
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    3. Alternative front-end for Google Translate.
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    4. 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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    5. Translate Shell (formerly Google Translate CLI) is a command-line translator powered by Google Translate (default), Bing Translator, Yandex.Translate and Apertium.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Apple Messages
      • Opera
      • Telegram bot API
      • Firefox
      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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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Drive - Docs is the world’s largest and most trusted free online thesaurus brought to you by For over 20 years, Thesaurus.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • DeepL Translator
      OpenL Translator is an open source front-end android application to the high-quality DeepL machine translation services (available for English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch and Polish).


      Since March of 2019, a "network error" message is showed when trying to translate text. An issue was opened in GitHub, without a definitive solution as of July 13th, 2019:

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      SimplyTranslate is an alternative frontend for Google Translate and LibreTranslate.
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