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01:45 May 23, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Mechatroniker
A new profession in Germany, a mixture of "Mechaniker" and "Elektroniker". Does an English translation of this already exist? If not, any ideas anyone?
Krokodil
Germany
Local time: 20:31
English translation:mechatronics engineer/specialist
Explanation:
mechatronics engineer/specialist

The term may be German origin and there might or might not be a degree in it at US/UK universities origin, but it’s becoming widely used in English as well, with leading technology firms making it part of the English engineering vernacular.

Google:
Searched English pages for "mechatronics". Results 1 - 10 of about 42,600. Search took 0.06 seconds.
Searched English pages for mechatronics "mechatronics engineer". Results 1 - 10 of about 146. Search took 0.23 seconds.
Searched English pages for mechatronics engineers. Results 1 - 10 of about 9,950. Search took 0.30 seconds
Searched English pages for mechatronics specialist. Results 1 - 10 of about 2,510. Search took 0.44 seconds
Searched English pages for mechatronics specialists. Results 1 - 10 of about 1,660. Search took 0.45 seconds.
Searched English pages for "electromechanical engineer" Results 1 - 10 of about 298. Search took 0.24 seconds.
Searched English pages for "electromechanical engineers". Results 1 - 10 of about 111. Search took 0.31 seconds.

Also cf: Bosch, Automotive Handbook, ISBN 0 8376 0333 1

HTH Tom
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Local time: 14:31
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namechatronics engineer/specialist
Tom Funke
naelectromechanic
Sven Petersson


  

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electromechanic


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    Native English speaking electronic engineer.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 20:31
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1628

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mechatronics engineer/specialist


Explanation:
mechatronics engineer/specialist

The term may be German origin and there might or might not be a degree in it at US/UK universities origin, but it’s becoming widely used in English as well, with leading technology firms making it part of the English engineering vernacular.

Google:
Searched English pages for "mechatronics". Results 1 - 10 of about 42,600. Search took 0.06 seconds.
Searched English pages for mechatronics "mechatronics engineer". Results 1 - 10 of about 146. Search took 0.23 seconds.
Searched English pages for mechatronics engineers. Results 1 - 10 of about 9,950. Search took 0.30 seconds
Searched English pages for mechatronics specialist. Results 1 - 10 of about 2,510. Search took 0.44 seconds
Searched English pages for mechatronics specialists. Results 1 - 10 of about 1,660. Search took 0.45 seconds.
Searched English pages for "electromechanical engineer" Results 1 - 10 of about 298. Search took 0.24 seconds.
Searched English pages for "electromechanical engineers". Results 1 - 10 of about 111. Search took 0.31 seconds.

Also cf: Bosch, Automotive Handbook, ISBN 0 8376 0333 1

HTH Tom



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Tom Funke
Local time: 14:31
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 2419
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