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A dictionary of famous translators through the ages [contents]

By Marie Lebert, 2017.

THE DICTIONARY IN THE COMMUNITY TEXTS OF THE INTERNET ARCHIVE

A dictionary of 110 famous translators in chronological order – from Antiquity to the 20th century – with the help of Wikipedia.

* Chronological list of translators
* Alphabetical list of translators

Please see also:
* Some famous women translators of the past
* A short history of translation through the ages


Chronological list of translators

* Kumārajīva (344-413)
* Jerome of Stridon (347-420)
* Holy Translators (354-490?)
* Boniface Consiliarus (635?-705?)
* Bede (672?-735)
* Amoghavajra (705-774)
* Ibn al-Muqaffa’ (721?-757?)
* Hunayn ibn Ishaq (809-873)
* Qusta ibn Luqa (820-912)
* Thābit ibn Qurra (826-901)
* Alfred the Great (849-899)
* Plato Tiburtinus (1000?-1138)
* Abraham bar Hiyya (1070-1145)
* Adelard of Bath (1080?-1152?)
* Herman of Carinthia (1100?-1160?)
* John of Seville (1110?-1153)
* Robert of Ketton (1110?-1160?)
* Gerard of Cremona (1114?-1187)
* Dominicus Gundissalinus (1115?-1190?)
* Samuel ibn Tibbon (1150?-1230?)
* Yehuda Alharizi (1165-1225)
* Michael Scot (1175-1232?)
* William of Moerbeke (1215-1286?)
* John Wycliffe (1320-1384)
* Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400)
* Gemistus Pletho (1355?-1452)
* Thomas Malory (1415?-1471)
* William Caxton (1422?-1491?)
* Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499)
* Erasmus (1466-1536)
* Martin Luther (1483-1546)
* Myles Coverdale (1488-1569)
* William Tyndale (1494?-1536)
* Jacques Amyot (1513-1593)
* Anne Bacon (1527-1610)
* Thomas North (1535-1604)
* Margaret Tyler (1540?-1590?)
* Jakub Wujek (1541-1597)
* Anna Hume (1600?-1650?)
* King James Bible’s Translators (1604-1611)
* Nicolas Perrot d’Ablancourt (1606-1664)
* Lucy Hutchinson (1620-1681)
* John Dryden (1631-1700)
* Aphra Behn (1640-1689)
* Antoine Galland (1646-1715)
* Anne Dacier (1654-1720)
* Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
* Giuseppa Barbapiccola (1702-1740?)
* Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
* Barbara Sanguszko (1718-1791)
* Catharina Ahlgren (1734-1800?)
* Ignacy Krasicki (1735-1801)
* Claudine Picardet (1735-1820)
* Johann Gottfried Herder (1744-1803)
* Johann Heinrich Voss (1751-1826)
* August Schlegel (1767-1845)
* Friedrich Schleiermacher (1768-1834)
* Ludwig Tieck (1773-1853)
* Vasily Zhukovsky (1783-1852)
* Julia Evelina Smith (1792-1886)
* Sarah Austin (1793-1867)
* Louise Swanton Belloc (1796-1881)
* Therese Robinson (1797-1870)
* Mary Howitt (1799-1888)
* Dorothea Tieck (1799-1841)
* Rifa’a el-Tahtawi (1801-1873)
* Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882)
* Edward FitzGerald (1809-1883)
* Carl August Hagberg (1810-1864)
* Charlotte Guest (1812-1895)
* Elizabeth Ashurst (1813-1850)
* Anna Swanwick (1813-1899)
* Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893)
* Mathilda Hays (1820-1897)
* Yitzhak Salkinsohn (1820-1883)
* Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867)
* Lucy Duff-Gordon (1821-1869)
* Clémence Royer (1830-1902)
* Katherine Wormeley (1830-1908)
* Mary Louise Booth (1831-1889)
* Francesca Alexander (1837-1917)
* Ellen Francis Mason (1846-1930)
* Yan Fu (1854-1921)
* Eleanor Marx (1855-1898)
* Joseph Charles Mardrus (1868-1949)
* Ivan Bunin (1870-1953)
* Tadeusz Boy-Żeleński (1874-1941)
* Shaul Tchernichovsky (1875-1943)
* Aniela Zagórska (1881-1943)
* Fan Noli (1882-1965)
* Mikhail Lozinsky (1886-1955)
* Samuil Marshak (1887-1964)
* Charles Kennett Scott Moncrieff (1889-1930)
* Boris Pasternak (1890-1960)
* Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986)
* Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977)
* Avraham Shlonsky (1900-1973)
* Alexander Gode (1906-1970)
* Cesare Pavese (1908-1950)
* Eugene Nida (1914-2011)
* Charlotte Bruner (1917-1999)
* Fernanda Pivano (1917-2009)
* Boris Vian (1920-1959)
* Simin Daneshvar (1921-2012)
* Sergey Izgiyayev (1922-1972)
* Jalal Al-e-Ahmad (1923-1969)
* James Holmes (1924-1986)
* Stanley Chapman (1925-2009)
* Saiichi Maruya (1925-2012)
* Umberto Eco (1932-2016)
* Antoine Berman (1942-1991)


Alphabetical list of translators

* Abraham bar Hiyya (1070-1145)
* Adelard of Bath (1080?-1152?)
* Catharina Ahlgren (1734-1800?)
* Jalal Al-e-Ahmad (1923-1969)
* Francesca Alexander (1837-1917)
* Alfred the Great (849-899)
* Yehuda Alharizi (1165-1225)
* Jacques Amyot (1513-1593)
* Amoghavajra (705-774)
* Elizabeth Ashurst (1813-1850)
* Sarah Austin (1793-1867)
* Anne Bacon (1527-1610)
* Giuseppa Barbapiccola (1702-1740?)
* Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867)
* Bede (672?-735)
* Alpha Behn (1640-1689)
* Antoine Berman (1942-1991)
* Boniface Consilarius (635?-705?)
* Mary Louise Booth (1831-1889)
* Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986)
* Tadeusz Boy-Żeleński (1874-1941)
* Charlotte Bruner (1917-1999)
* Ivan Bunin (1870-1953)
* William Caxton (1422?-1491?)
* Stanley Chapman (1925-2009)
* Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400)
* Myles Coverdale (1488-1569)
* Anne Dacier (1654-1720)
* Simin Daneshvar (1921-2012)
* John Dryden (1631-1700)
* Lucy Duff-Gordon (1821-1869)
* Umberto Eco (1932-2016)
* Erasmus (1466-1536)
* Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499)
* Edward FitzGerald (1809-1883)
* Antoine Galland (1646-1715)
* Gerard of Cremona (1114?-1187)
* Alexander Gode (1906-1970)
* Charlotte Guest (1812-1895)
* Dominicus Gundissalinus (1115?-1190?)
* Carl August Hagberg (1810-1864)
* Mathilda Hays (1820-1897)
* Johann Gottfried Herder (1744-1803)
* Herman of Carinthia (1100?-1160?)
* James Holmes (1924-1986)
* Holy Translators (354-490?)
* Mary Howitt (1799-1888)
* Anna Hulme (1600?-1650?)
* Hunayn ibn Ishaq (809-873)
* Lucy Hutchinson (1620-1681)
* Ibn al-Muqaffa’ (721?-757?)
* Sergey Izgiyayev (1922-1972)
* Jerome of Stridon (347-420)
* John of Seville (1110?-1153)
* Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
* Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893)
* King James Bible’s Translators (1604-1611)
* Ignacy Krasicki (1735-1801)
* Kumārajīva (344-413)
* Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882)
* Mikhail Lozinsky (1886-1955)
* Martin Luther (1483-1546)
* Thomas Malory (1415?-1471)
* Joseph Charles Mardrus (1868-1949)
* Samuil Marshak (1887-1964)
* Saiichi Maruya (1925-2012)
* Eleanor Marx (1855-1898)
* Ellen Francis Mason (1846-1930)
* Vladimir Nabovok (1899-1977)
* Eugene Nida (1914-2011)
* Fan Noli (1882-1965)
* Thomas North (1535-1604)
* Boris Pasternak (1890-1960)
* Cesare Pavese (1908-1950)
* Nicolas Perrot d’Ablancourt (1606-1664)
* Claudine Picardet (1735-1820)
* Fernanda Pivano (1917-2009)
* Plato Tiburtinus (1000?-1138)
* Gemistus Pletho (1355?-1452)
* Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
* Qusta ibn Luqa (820-912)
* Robert of Ketton (1110?-1160?)
* Therese Robinson (1797-1870)
* Clémence Royer (1830-1902)
* Yitzhak Salkinsohn (1820-1883)
* Samuel ibn Tibbon (1150?-1230?)
* Barbara Sanguszko (1718-1791)
* August Schlegel (1767-1845)
* Friedrich Schleiermacher (1768-1834)
* Michael Scot (1175-1232?)
* Charles Kennett Scott Moncrieff (1889-1930)
* Avraham Shlonsky (1900-1973)
* Julia Evelina Smith (1792-1886)
* Louise Swanton Belloc (1796-1881)
* Anna Swanwick (1813-1899)
* Rifa’a el-Tahtawi (1801-1873)
* Shaul Tchernichovksy (1875-1943)
* Thābit ibn Qurra (826-901)
* Dorothea Tieck (1799-1841)
* Ludwig Tieck (1773-1853)
* Margaret Tyler (1540?-1590?)
* William Tyndale (1494?-1536)
* Boris Vian (1920-1959)
* Johann Heinrich Voss (1751-1826)
* William of Moerbeke (1215-1286?)
* Katherine Wormeley (1830-1908)
* Jakub Wujek (1541-1597)
* John Wycliffe (1320-1384)
* Yan Fu (1854-1921)
* Aniela Zagórska (1881-1943)
* Vasily Zhukovsky (1783-1852)


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2017-01-18 at 17:39

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