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Zulu Translations (ZU)

We provide the highest-quality Zulu translations for your businesses’ needs to access and succeed in South Africa, Lesotho, and Eswatini’s markets. 

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Professional and Accurate Localization Solutions

As a Southern Bantu language spoken by some 12 million people as a first language in South Africa, Lesotho, and Eswatini, Zulu translations are essential for companies engaging in business in some of Africa’s most vibrant and diverse markets. With an additional 16 million speakers as a second language, Zulu is one of South Africa’s 11 official languages and is spoken by 24% of the country’s population. Linguistic accuracy, in-depth cultural understanding, subject matter expertise, and localization best practices are all necessary components in ensuring success for any product or service entering the local market. Additionally, delivering high-quality, consistent Zulu medical translation requires the use of advanced AI translation technology combined with native, in-country linguists for a quick turnaround time.

Zulu Translations:

Gaining the Competitive Edge in Strategic African Markets

Native to South Africa’s Eastern Cape, Zulu is considered to be mutually intelligible with Xhosa, and remains the most widely spoken language by one single group across South Africa. In Eswatini and Lesotho, Zulu is characterized as a minority language, spoken by less than 500,000 people in total. Moreover, as part of the larger group of Southern Bantu languages, Zulu is the second most widely spoken Bantu language behind Swahili. With so many different cultural nuances that vary across regions, the importance of understanding local communities is critical for ensuring success in whatever product or service is entering the market. Whether you are seeking Zulu to English translations or English to Zulu translations, it is essential to ensure the cultural appropriateness and local sophistication of every project entering or expanding from South Africa, Lesotho, and Eswatini’s markets.  

Through our in-country, subject matter expert linguists, and with over 20 years of experience, CSOFT understands the importance of distinguishing different dialects of Zulu depending on the project. 

CSOFT specializes in all types of Zulu translation solutions, including:

  • KwaZulu-Natal Zulu
  • Qwabe
  • Cele

CSOFT provides professional and technically accurate Zulu translation solutions for all business sectors, including:

  • Life Sciences
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Devices
  • CRO
  • Healthcare
  • Financial
  • IT/Software
  • Manufacturing
  • Government
  • eCommerce
  • eLearning/Online Education
  • Transportation
  • Entertainment & Media
  • Oil, Gas & Energy
  • Gaming
  • Travel & Transportation

Quality Assurance

Through our innovative cloud-based technology, CSOFT offers an online translation management ecosystem for one central location to leverage both translation memory as well as terminology management in real time.

Professional, high-quality localization of a health service or medical product is critical for medical translation solutions entering global markets. CSOFT understands the importance of accurate translation, which is why we have developed a process for quality assurance to ensure that any project that is translated meets quality standards in a timely manner that is also cost effective. Our advanced translation technology management system allows for translation projects to remain in one centralized location, updated in real time, to ensure that every step of the way, CSOFT has you covered. Additionally, we are certified in ISO 17100:2015, ISO 9001:2015, and ISO 13485:2016, and our operations leverage best practices of ISO 27001 to ensure our customized solutions meet global regulatory requirements.

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High Quality Academic Translations

Utilizing our translation tools are able to process a variety of file types such as:

  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • PowerPoint
  • PDF
  • JAVA
  • InDesign
  • FrameMaker
  • HTML
  • XML
  • DITA

Zulu Medical Translations

For life science companies looking to expand their businesses into South Africa, Lesotho, and Eswatini’s markets, the need for culturally-sensitive and technically accurate Zulu medical translations is key to success. As clinical trials are increasingly conducted abroad, and as the world shifts to become more connected than ever before, life science companies must work to globalize their products and services to meet the demands of Zulu speaking consumers. 

CSOFT provides the highest-quality translation solutions for life science companies entering new markets. We ensure that our customized communication solutions are not only accurate, but also cost-effective and time sensitive, catered to meet the regulatory submission standards for the target market. With a network of over 10,000 linguists and subject matter experts, we help life science companies reach patients globally.    

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ISO-certified Academic Translations

Data Security

As an ISO 17100:2015, ISO 9001:2015, and ISO 13485:2016 certified company, with operations leveraging best practices of ISO 27001, CSOFT’s translation process includes in-country reviewers, utilizing either new or established style guides, and subject matter expert (SME) linguists with a minimum of 7 years of experience. With over 20 years of industry experience, we have developed mature processes for translation, editing, proofreading (TEP), as well as project management.

Learn more about how CSOFT protects companies’ data.

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