Member since Jan '09

Working languages:
English to Arabic
Arabic to English

Availability today:

May 2020

Tamer Mekhimar
Translation is our deal.

Tala, Al Minufiyah, Egypt
Local time: 11:14 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Arabic (Variants: Standard-Arabian (MSA), Egyptian) Native in Arabic
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Desktop publishing, MT post-editing
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Computers (general)
Law: Contract(s)Law (general)

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Words translated: 1,022
English to Arabic - Rates: 0.04 - 0.10 USD per word / 20 - 40 USD per hour
Arabic to English - Rates: 0.04 - 0.10 USD per word / 20 - 50 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1054, Questions answered: 935, Questions asked: 14
Project History 1 projects entered

Payment methods accepted Money order, Check, Wire transfer, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries Agriculture, Aviation, Banking, Customs Glossary, Financial, General, Legal Glossary, Legal Phrases, Medical, Military

Translation education Bachelor's degree - Faculty of Languages and Translation, Simultaneous Interpreting, Al-Azhar University, Cairo
Experience Years of experience: 18. Registered at Jun 2003. Became a member: Jan 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Arabic (Certificate in Written Translation from the Americ, verified)
Arabic to English (Certificate in Written Translation from the Americ, verified)
English to Arabic (BA of English Arts from Faculty of Languages and T, verified)
Arabic to English (BA of English Arts from Faculty of Languages and T, verified)
Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Xliff Editor, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Training sessions attended Attended 7 training sessions

Professional practices Tamer Mekhimar endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Build or grow a translation team
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Find a mentor
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Transition from freelancer to agency owner
  • Transition from freelancer to another profession
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity

My name is Tamer Mekhimar.

I started as a freelanced in 2007 and I provide translations for a wide range of customers in various branches.

I work for global organizations and deliver quality work. Speed, reliability and linguistic quality are very important to me.

I have a wide range of interests and extensive knowledge on many topics. That gives me the opportunity to make the connections between differing areas of expertise.

More about me:

  • Native speaker of Arabic, Egyptian national
  • 10+ years of experience with professional translation and revision
  • University degree in translation
  • Certificates in Translation
  • knowledge of CAT tools (MemoQ and/ SDL Trados)
  • Willingness to learn to use any other Software
  • Use of research methods to resolve queries
  • Good Microsoft Office and Internet skills

 My services:

  • Translation
  • Post Editing
  • Proofreading
  • In-context review


Software & CAT tools:


    SDL Trados Studio 2019
  • MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • In Design (Middle East)
  • Illustrator (Middle East)
  • Photoshop (Middle East)

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: 1090
PRO-level pts: 1054

Top languages (PRO)
Arabic to English549
English to Arabic505
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)170
Law: Contract(s)112
Medical (general)86
Finance (general)83
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters56
Government / Politics46
Pts in 44 more flds >

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Profile last updated
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