English - Greek Translation Services, Greek Dictionaries, Machine Translation
Translatum - The  Greek Translation Vortal
Translatum.gr - Greek Translation
Greek Translation Services
 Ask a terminology question in the forum!
Sitemap | News | Tell a friend | RSS
Translatum Greek Translation Forum
Our page on facebookFollow us on twitterRSS feed

English Greek translation Terms of Use Free Dictionaries and Machine Translation  

Terms of Use

The visitor/user of the web pages and services of this site agrees to the terms and conditions of use set forth herein that apply to all, materials, including images, designs, icons, texts and other materials that are part of this web site. The visitor/user should read carefully the terms and conditions of use before visiting or using the web pages and services of this site. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use the site. The visitor/user is advised to check these terms and conditions periodically for changes. The continued use of this web site following the posting of changes to these terms and conditions will mean the unconditional acceptance of those changes.

Copyright and Trademarks

All materials except for the specified exceptions (copyright of third parties and affiliates), including images, designs, icons, texts and other materials that are part of this Web site, are copyrights, and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by this web site and are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Greece, the European Union law and the International Treaties. The visitor/user agrees that any action at law arising out or relating to these terms and conditions shall be filed only in the courts of Athens, Greece.

No material from this Web site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, stored in a retrieval system, disseminated, transferred or used in any form or by any means, distributed for commercial purposes, provided, however, that the visitor/user may download, where specifically permitted, one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices are kept intact.

All other materials and services on this site that bear the trademarks of their organizations, companies, affiliates, unions or publishers constitute intellectual property of these organizations, companies, affiliates, unions or publishers and they are liable for them.

Visitor/User Liability

The visitor/user of the web pages and services of this web site is liable for any damage to the site resulting from non-compliance with any term or provision of these terms and conditions.

Disclaimer of Liability

The materials in this web site are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind either express or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, this web site disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The Web site does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the server(s) that makes this site available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

The Web site does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the result of the use of the materials in this web site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. The visitor/user assumes the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction.

Links to other web sites and services

To the extent that this web site contains links, hyperlinks or advertising banners and promotional material to outside services and resources, the web site does not control the availability and the content of those outside services and resources. Any claims or concerns regarding any such service and/or resource, or any link thereto, should be directed to the particular service or resource. This web site does not, in any way, accept, adopt or has any other relation with the content or the services provided from such services or resources.


Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to your website.

Google's use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting the ads preference manager.


The newsletters that the visitor/user will receive following subscription to the mailing lists are this web site's copyright and as such are governed by the relevant Greek legislation and International Treaties. The web site reserves the right, at its discretion, not to accept or/and discontinue a subscription.

Forum Rules

We want to grow and keep the Translatum Greek Translation forum as a great forum for Greek translators. A place where can learn, share, and “dislocate language into meaning” together!

In order for us all to enjoy our visits to the Greek Translation Forum, a few rules need to be placed and followed for the benefit of all ...

1. No spamming
Spamming is characterized by the initiation of threads or posts that contribute nothing to a forum, be it off topic or on topic. Examples include: empty posts, posts with few words that have no relation to the current thread or discussion and those posts that state they are spam, either to annoy or increase a member's post count. This determination is made by the forum Moderator or Administrator and is not up for discussion.

2. Stay on Topic.
Posts in a particular forum need try and stay on topic. If you want to talk about something that is drastically removed from the topic of a forum, please take it to another, correct topic. We welcome most general conversation in the "Fun for Translators" and “General Discussion” fora.

3. Translation help.
Do not post the same topic in more than one boards. If you want a phrase or word translated use only this phrase or word as the subject and do not say something like "I want a two-word translation from English into Greek". Just post the "two words" or whatever in the English->Greek forum. (Remember to post it in the Ancient Greek forum if it is from / into ANCIENT Greek).
If you ask for translation help please limit your query to 12 words and ALWAYS provide CONTEXT. If you want help with something bigger than that then post it at the “Translation Services” forum so that you may find someone to provide you with this service on a payment basis.

4. Be Respectful!
No Flames of any kind against a member, or group of members. Flames are considered a deliberate personal attack on another member or group of members. Having a difference of opinion is fine, but if it gets out of hand and turns into a fight to get the biggest jab at the other person, then its gone too far.

If you are an experienced translator and a long standing member in translation communities, act like one. Lead by example and assist other newer members rather then attacking them. We look upon our veteran members to use this opportunity to teach the newer members the appropriate way to use these message boards.

Treat new members with respect, and visa versa. You were new at one point, as was everyone else. Please treat newcomers to the forums with respect, and new members should treat everyone else the same way.

5. Avoid Greeklish
English and Greek are the main languages of the forum. By all means other languages can also be used but try as much as possible to AVOID GREEKLISH! Greek is such a beautiful language and we should all be able to show at least a basic level of commitment to its beauty!

And if this argument does not move you, what sort of impression, really, would you give to a putative client who might be reading the forum and trying to find a translator to assign his/her job? That of one who cannot be bothered to write proper Greek. And if one cannot be bothered to write proper Greek why should they bother to deliver proper translations?

There is a way you can get away with it though, just go http://speech.ilsp.gr/greeklish/greeklishdemo.asp type your Greeklish text, convert it and copy/paste the Greek version! Be aware, they have a 255 character limit!

6. Image use.
You may use images for your profile but they need to be hosted elsewhere. I.e. if you have a pic in another site right click on it and copy/ paste the address to the appropriate field in your profile.

No Avatar, Custom Title, and/or Username Changing Abuse. These are a luxury and abuse of them will result in them being lost.

7. Signature Use.
Please try keep your signature to 3 lines or less. It helps keep our threads cleaner looking.

8. Enjoy yourself!
You can have a great time posting and we look forward to your feedback.

The Translatum Greek Translation Forum Administrators and Moderators reserve the right to change or alter these rules at any time. Anything not expressly covered in these rules is subject to an Administrator/Moderator's approval. An Administrator and/or Moderator’s word is final.

Forum Disclaimer

Note that it is impossible for the staff or the owners of this forum to confirm the validity of posts. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the posted messages, and as such, are not responsible for the content contained within. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. The posted messages express the views of the author, and not necessarily the views of this forum, its staff, its subsidiaries, or this forum's owner. Anyone who feels that the posted messages are not accurate or complete, or are unfair in any way, may answer to the original poster.

You remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages. Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of this forum, any related websites to this forum, its staff, and its subsidiaries. The owners of this forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on this service) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of this forum.

© Translatum.gr 2001-2016. All rights Reserved