Working languages:
Arabic to English
English to Arabic

Fahim Hoosen
Arabic-English Legal/Islamic Translator

South Africa
Local time: 00:33 SAST (GMT+2)

Native in: English (Variants: Canadian, UK, US, British, South African) Native in English
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Training
Expertise
Specializes in:
ReligionFinance (general)
Law: Contract(s)Linguistics
Investment / Securities

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 52, Questions answered: 100, Questions asked: 42
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Translation education Bachelor's degree - University of Johannesburg
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at ProZ.com: Aug 2012. Became a member: Feb 2014.
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Credentials Arabic to English (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society, verified)
English to Arabic (Arab Translators Network - Arab Professional Translators Society, verified)
Memberships South African Translators Institute (SATI), Interpreters & Translators Network South Africa, ATN / APTS
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
Website http://www.tafhim.co.za
Professional practices Fahim Hoosen endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
I am a freelance translator with specialist knowledge in

- Islamic sciences (Classical Fiqh, Aqida, Hadith and Tafsir)
- Business translation and contemporary Islamic finance
- Legal Translation including Legislation

English is my native language.

I graduated with a qualification in Islamic Studies, Arabic and Shariah in 2000 and have been translating, researching and teaching since. I also have a BA Hons (Cum Laude) in Semitic Languages and Cultures from the University of Johannesburg.

Visit my website Tafhim.co.za!.or email me fahim (dot) hoosen (at) gmail (dot) com for more information.
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: 56
PRO-level pts: 52


Language (PRO)
Arabic to English52
Top general fields (PRO)
Other24
Law/Patents12
Bus/Financial12
Social Sciences4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Other16
Law (general)12
Religion12
Finance (general)4
Government / Politics4
Law: Contract(s)4

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Keywords: arabic, quran, fiqh, aqida, theology, law, finance, hadith, islamic finance, shariah, sharia, shari'ah, shari'a, qur'an, koran, legal, law, tender


Profile last updated
May 24



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