Working languages:
English to Arabic
Arabic to English
Greek to Arabic

Ahmed Reffat
Dedication to Quality Translation!

Local time: 05:09 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Arabic Native in Arabic
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Affiliations Blue Board: Udjat International Services
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Training, Desktop publishing
Expertise
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Journalism
ArchaeologyNames (personal, company)
OtherLinguistics
Law (general)Law: Contract(s)
HistoryCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 63, Questions answered: 59, Questions asked: 2
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Glossaries Ahmed Reffat's
Translation education Bachelor's degree - University of Alexandria
Experience Years of translation experience: 23. Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 1999.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Arabic (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society)
English to Arabic (WATA -World Arab Translators' Association)
English to Arabic (EGYTA Egyptian Translators Association)
Arabic to English (EGYTA Egyptian Translators Association)
Arabic to English (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society)


Memberships ATN / APTS
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word, MS Word,2000, XP, Office2007, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Bio
I am a skilled, talented and dedicated English/Arabic/English translator. I specialise in mass media, legal, computer, Linguistics, Egyptology, History, Humanities and commercial texts. I worked as a freelance Internet media translator for the Arab Press News Agency in Cairo as well as ElDib-Advocates, Egypt's premiere admiralty, P&I, corporate law firm as a legal translator. Currently I am a Senior Translation Specialist at the Library of Alexandria (Binliotheca Alexandrina). I also contributed in the localization of various software programs for Microsoft and Adobe companies. In addition, I lecture in General Linguistics, Translation Theory & Practice, Phonetics, Syntax, Morphology,Lexicography and Semantics to undergraduates at the English Language Departments at the Faculties of Arts and Education.
I have special intertest in English/Arabic/English Lexicography. Moreover, I am a skilled computer literate who can deal proffesionally with MS Office applications as well as Web contents and CAT tools namely Trados.

BA in English Language & Translation (1996) ,Language and Translation Section, English Language Department, Faculty of Arts.
Alexandria University.

Diploma of Advanced Transltion from The American University in Cairo

Even before my gradution, I worked in the field of Translation then specialising in mass media translation for Arab-speaking newspapers.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 99
PRO-level pts: 63


Top languages (PRO)
English to Arabic40
Arabic to English23
Top general fields (PRO)
Other35
Social Sciences12
Bus/Financial8
Law/Patents4
Art/Literary4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)12
Military / Defense12
Religion7
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings4
Environment & Ecology4
Geography4
Government / Politics4
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Keywords: Translator Arabic/English/Arabic, linguist, lexicographer, teacher, legal, commercial, business, translation, subtitle, manuals, brochures, certificates, maritime, admiralty, military, scientific, technical, proofreading, DTP, Desktop publishing, Indesign, word, litrary, social sciences, marketing, translation services, commerce, diplomas, licences, C.V.s, Journalism, mass media, history, religion, Islam, religious, culture, contracts, agreements, websites, localization, Archeology, linguistics, Egyptology, Ancient Egypt, advertising, advertizing, politics, government, decrees, resolutions.


Profile last updated
Feb 24, 2012



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