spanish language translation

Spanish Translation Services

Spanish is a very popular language today and with the growing community in the United States the demand for this service is increasing every day.

Many of our clients request a specific regional dialect of Spanish for areas such as Spain, Mexico, the Americas or Puerto Rico.  Our translators typically use a “standard” Spanish that will address all Spanish speakers. They are sensitive to words that may be offensive in a particular region and can use neutral options that will be understood and applicable to the entire Spanish market. This standard translation is ideal for technical and formal content. It usually makes more sense to use regional specific translation for more casual text such as marketing materials where the essence is imperative for your branding.

Typically, Spanish expands about 117% of the English text, please note that your page counts and layout will change considerably since there will be 17% more text.

Spanish Facts:

  • Spanish is spoken by more than 341 million people worldwide.   It is the language most spoken in the world only after Chinese.
  • Spanish is the official language in 21 countries.
  • Approximately 10% of the total population of the United States speaks Spanish and it is expected to be the first language of 50% of the population of the United States within 50 years
  • Spanish is an official language of all the South American republics, with the exception of Brazil and Guyana. Naturally the Spanish spoken in all these places appears in many varieties. In fact the differences between Castilian Spanish and Latin American Spanish are equivalent to those between British English and American English.
  • Spanish is the language of Cervantes, scholarship, travel, commerce and international affairs.   It is also a language of passionate feelings, romance and poetry.

Whatever your Spanish technical translation needs, IteroText has the expertise and linguistic experience to provide the highest quality translation services.   We only utilize the services of native speakers to guarantee that your translation is clear, culturally relevant and represents your original materials.