Arabic to English
English to Arabic
| Alexandra Hirst |
high-quality, inexpensive translations
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|Advertising / Public Relations||Government / Politics|
|History||Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright|
|Poetry & Literature||Media / Multimedia|
|Also works in:|
|Management||Marketing / Market Research|
|Retail||Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.|
|Telecom(munications)||Textiles / Clothing / Fashion|
|Tourism & Travel||Computers (general)|
|Law: Contract(s)||Internet, e-Commerce|
|Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting||Business/Commerce (general)|
|Cinema, Film, TV, Drama||Education / Pedagogy|
|Folklore||Food & Drink|
|Furniture / Household Appliances||General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters|
|International Org/Dev/Coop||Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs|
Arabic to English - Standard rate: 0.13 USD per word / 25 USD per hour
English to Arabic - Standard rate: 0.13 USD per word / 25 USD per hour
|Master's degree - University of Edinburgh|
|Years of translation experience: 17. Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 2005.|
|Arabic to English (University of Edinburgh)|
English to Arabic (University of Edinburgh)
|Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast|
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Master's graduate of Translation Studies, with over 26 years exposure to Arabic language and culture. Specialist Genres:
Media and Advertising
Arts and Literature
Current and Completed Translation Projects: 2006
Magharebia web site (www.magharebia.com). Weekly translation of news stories for English site.
Arabic commercial contract, employed by FILTRAN Trade and Translation Services.
Company web page, employed by FILTRAN Trade and Translation Services.
Channel Al Jazeera: breaking with the traditions of Arab Media Law, Al-Zaidy, Dr. Mufeed.
Essays on Technology, the Media and Democracy, Al-Yahyawi, Yahya.
Zain: The Return of Anubis, and Jalila: Attack of the Chimera, AK Comics.
Cassation Appeal Judgement from the UAE Supreme Court.
Quranic suras dealing with Paradise.
The Oven, Al-Takarli (short story)
Men in the Sun, Kanafani (novel)
Deliverance from Error, Al-Ghazali (biography)
Poetry by Al-Bayati, Al-Sayyab, Al-Sabur, Dunqul, Touqaan, Darwish, and Adonis.
Talk of the Village, Lashin
A Fist-full of Dates, Al-Tayyib Salih (short stories)
Classical Arabic Poetry and Prose: Labid, Al-Khansa, Abu Nuwas, Ibn Khafaja, Ibn Sina, Al-Ghazali, Al Jahiz.
Qur'anic suras and classical Hadith.
Extracts from 1001 Nights, the Rihla of Ibn Battuta, the Muqadima of Ibn Khaldun, the Qur'an and Hadith.
In addition to numerous translations over the years of articles and advertisements from newspapers and magazines such as: Al-Hayat, Al-Quds Al-Arabi, Ash-Sharq Al-Awsat, Al-Ahram, Al-Khaleej, Al Ittihad, Al-Watan (Oman), Al Arabi, Al Majalla, Al Amwal, Assayad, Arrajol, Sayidaty, Hia, Emirates Holidays, Gulf Air.
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Profile last updated
Jan 25, 2007