Translation from German into Russian
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Translation is one of the most ancient activities of the Humanity. The notion “a translator” (more precisely – “interpreter”) was for the first time used by Cicero during translating the works of Plato and Demosthenes and by Horace (in his work “The science of poetry”).
The first translators on the Earth were servants of different religious institutes – monks and novices. Apart from manual copying of sacramental books and ciphering the sacred information, contained in the citadels of knowledge – church libraries, their task was to translate texts on theology, delivered from the Byzantine Empire. Some centuries later, the European tradition of translation began to acquire new features: there appeared profession of an interpreter (in spite of the fact, that “metaphrasts” had been existing since the dawn of time, such type of activity did not stand high at all, on the contrary, it provoked suspicions).
In the middle of the 17th century on the territory of Western Europe, including Germany, professional terminology appeared in the translation sphere. For that time, the Epoch of Renaissance, falls the bloom of translations of ancient works into German. The 18th century became the century of literary translations form German and artistic translations into German
At that time exactly the translation from German into Russian became a popular branch of scientific activity, when Germany gave the world such authors as Schiller, Goethe, Hesse, Kafka, such philosophers as Kant, Nietzsche, Schopenhauer, Jaspers etc.
Translation from German into Russian becomes popular in the course of consolidation of cross-cultural and commercial and political connections between the two states. The First and the Second World War became catalysts of development of military translation form German into Russian, the basics and subtleties of which are still studied by young specialists, preparing for service in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.You can order a test translation —