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An American, a German and a Russian walk into a bar.

The American says, “Let’s all be friends. I’ll buy the next round!”

The German and the Russian smile awkwardly and go back to their phones.

They don’t speak English, so…

But then the German yells out a happy “Heiliger Strohsack!” and starts pointing to an app on his phone.… Get the scoop...

Translate into multiple languages at once

This little site is handy, though it’s definitely quirky and not 100% accurate. But it’s easy and fun to do.

Just type some text you want to translate and then check the languages you want. In a couple of seconds you’ll have all the translations, like this list of ways you can say “your nerdy best friend” all around the world:

Afrikaans: jou nerdy beste vriend
Arabic: بك نردي أفضل صديق
Azerbaijani: Sizin nerdy ən yaxşı dostu
Belarusian: Ваш лепшы сябар всезнайка
Bulgarian: си изперкал най-добрият приятел
Bengali: আপনার nerdy সেরা বন্ধু
Bosnian: svoj štreberski najbolji prijatelj
Catalan: nerd seu millor amic
Cebuano: ang imong nerdy labing maayo nga higala
Czech: váš nejlepší kamarád nerdy
Welsh: eich ffrind gorau nerdy
Danish: din nørdede bedste ven
German: Ihre nerdy bester Freund
Greek: nerdy ο καλύτερος φίλος σας
English: your nerdy best friend
Esperanto: your nerdy best friend
Spanish: nerd su mejor amigo
Estonian: Teie nerdy parim sõber
Basque: Zure nerdy lagunik onena
Persian: بهترین دوست nerdy خود را
Finnish: sinun nörtti paras ystävä
French: votre meilleur ami ringard
Irish: do chara is fearr nerdy
Galician: o seu mellor amigo nerd
Gujarati: તમારા Nerdy શ્રેષ્ઠ મિત્ર
Hausa: your lalatacce aboki
Hindi: अपने nerdy सबसे अच्छा दोस्त
Hmong: your nerdy best friend
Croatian: Vaš štreber najbolji prijatelj
Haitian Creole: nerdy pi bon zanmi ou
Hungarian: A geek legjobb barátja
Armenian: Ձեր Լատինական լավագույն ընկերը
Indonesian: teman terbaik kutu buku Anda
Igbo: gị nerdy enyi kasị mma
Icelandic: nerdy besti vinur þinn
Italian: il tuo migliore amico nerd
Hebrew: חבר החנון הכי הטוב שלך
Japanese: あなたのオタクの親友
Javanese: paling kanca nerdy Panjenengan
Georgian: თქვენი nerdy საუკეთესო მეგობარი
Kazakh: Сіздің ең жақсы досым Nerdy
Khmer: មិត្តល្អដែល nerdy របស់អ្នក
Kannada: ನಿಮ್ಮ ದಡ್ಡತನದ ಆತ್ಮೀಯ
Korean: 당신 살아남 가장 친한 친구
Latin: your nerdy best friend
Lao: ຫມູ່ເພື່ອນທີ່ດີທີ່ສຸດຂອງທ່ານໂງ່
Lithuanian: Jūsų Nerdy geriausias draugas
Latvian: Jūsu nerdy labākais draugs
Malagasy: ny nerdy namana tsara indrindra
Maori: koutou hoa pai Nerdy
Macedonian: nerdy вашиот најдобар пријател
Malayalam: നിങ്ങളുടെ nerdy മികച്ച സുഹൃത്ത്
Mongolian: Таны ирээдүйн ерөнхийлөгч хамгийн сайн найз
Marathi: आपल्या nerdy आहे सर्वोत्तम मित्र
Malay: nerdy rakan anda yang terbaik
Maltese: aqwa ħabib nerdy tiegħek
Myanmar (Burmese): သင့်ရဲ့ nerdy အကောင်းဆုံးမိတ်ဆွေ
Nepali: आफ्नो Nerdy सबैभन्दा मिल्ने साथी
Dutch: je nerdy beste vriend
Norwegian: din nerdete beste venn
Chichewa: bwenzi lanu nerdy bwino
Punjabi: ਆਪਣੇ nerdy ਵਧੀਆ ਦੋਸਤ
Polish: Twój najlepszy przyjaciel nerdy
Portuguese: seu melhor amigo nerd
Romanian: cel mai bun prieten tocilar
Russian: Ваш лучший друг всезнайка
Sinhala: ඔබේ nerdy හොඳම මිතුරා
Slovak: váš najlepší kamarát Nerdy
Slovenian: tvoj nerdy najboljši prijatelj
Somali: saaxiibkaa nerdy fiican
Albanian: shoku më i mirë nerdy
Serbian: твој најбољи пријатељ штребер
Sesotho: motsoalle oa hao nerdy molemo ka ho fetisisa
Sundanese: sahabat nerdy Anjeun
Swedish: din nerdy bästa vän
Swahili: rafiki yako nerdy bora
Tamil: உங்கள் அரசுகளே சிறந்த நண்பர்
Telugu: మీ ఆకర్షణీయంగా లేని స్నేహితుడి
Tajik: беҳтарин дӯсти худ nerdy
Thai: เพื่อนที่ดีที่สุดของคุณโง่
Filipino: iyong nerdy best friend
Turkish: senin asosyal en iyi arkadaşı
Ukrainian: Ваш найкращий друг всезнайка
Urdu: آپ emo آدمی سب سے اچھی دوست
Uzbek: Sizning nerdy eng yaxshi do'stim
Vietnamese: người bạn tốt nhất của bạn Nerdy
Yiddish: דיין נערדי בעסטער פרייַנד
Yoruba: rẹ nerdy ti o dara ju ore
Chinese: 您的书呆子最好的朋友
Chinese (Simplified): 您的书呆子最好的朋友
Chinese (Traditional): 您的書呆子最好的朋友
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