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Sesotho Translation Service

Sesotho is one of South Africa’s 11 official languages and is spoken by about five million people in Lesotho, Botswana, South Africa, Namibia and Zambia. Our translation company provides accurate, culturally sensitive, and cost-effective English – Sesotho translation services in and around Pretoria, Johannesburg, Durban, and Cape Town to individuals and companies.   The language is also commonly known as Southern Sotho and is part of the Sotho language subgroup within the South – Eastern group of the Ntu (Bantu) language family. Other languages in the Sotho subgroup include Setswana (also known as Tswana or Western Sotho) and Sesotho sa Leboa (also known as Northern Sotho or by the dialect name Sepedi).

In South Africa, the language is concentrated in the Free State province, the northern part of the Eastern Cape province and the south of the Gauteng province. It is also spoken in the vicinity of Pretoria and Brits.

If you need English – Sesotho translation services,  Zulu Translation can provide high quality translation that are cost-effective . Our dedicated team of translators are passionate towards their work. We translate all correspondence, academic certificates, medical documents, books, contracts, travel documents etc. between English and Sesotho as well as in the other direction depending on your requirements.

Sesotho to English Translation Service

Translating South African official languages including Sesotho have improved the way people associate collectively in South African and abroad.  One of the most common ways Zulu Translation accommodates private and corporate clients is by providing a full package of language services, including; translation, legalisation and interpretation services.

Zulu Translations provides you with an efficient way to translate your documents in a timely fashion with competitive pricing!

Express Sesotho Translations

You can count on Zulu Translation for a seamless process when you use us for your Sesotho translations.

What to expect:

  1. An experienced dedicated project manager who supervises the process and is always easy to reach;
  2. Accurate translations by highly-educated native Sesotho  translators with a minimum of 5 years’ experience;
  3. A free quote of your Sesotho translation requirements  within 1 hour
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Frequently Asked Questions About Translation

Our answers to the most common questions regarding Sesotho translations services in South Africa:

The best way to receive a quote for our translation service is to send an e-mail to us at with an electronic copy of the document or file you need translated or simply request a quote from us. We reply to all inquiries within an hour of receiving a request.

We can generally translate a 1-2 page document within 1 business day and also offer urgent and same-day translations, subject to availability.

Certainly! at Zulu Translation , we are accustomed to working to tight turnarounds and our translators will often meet multiple deadlines in a single day. However, the time it takes will depend on the length of the project and the subject matter.

For example, if the source text is highly technical, the linguist will need to carry out extensive research to ensure their translation is accurate and of the highest standard. On the other hand, a short promo would be relatively straight-forward to translate.

Regardless of the length or complexity of the project, you can be assured that your translation will be delivered on time and to budget.

Yes, we will provide you with your translation in the format that you prefer. We can provide the translated in a word document.

Otherwise, we can provide a PDF or print-ready files.

We base our translation costs on the word count of the source document (your document). Our pricing is generally billed at a “per word rate” or per page if the wordcount is not available, this means you are billed by the word or per page versus by the hour. Translation rates include word processing and laser printing. We are happy to provide quotes free of charge.

Yes – our minimum fee is R350 – R500 per page;

R0.90 to R1.30 per word

Sworn translation – From 350 per page.

We require a 50% deposit on projects estimated at over R1,000; the rest is due within 7 working days
from the final invoice.
We always try to offer the best price for every project. Where there are large volumes involved and time and resources permit, we may be able to offer better prices. In this, too, flexibility is key. And as time goes by, the more you work with us, the more reference material we can have on file which can be used to reduce costs and timing.

In a word, yes. Our translators are the backbone of our business and they are crucial to delivering accurate, high-quality translations. To ensure we achieve our own high standards on every single project we undertake, we have strict minimum prerequisites that our translators must comply with prior to working with us.

Our experienced and vast translator network allows us to undertake translation projects covering almost any subject matter in a European and all South African languages. Hence, we offer translation services in every conceivable language, from English to Ndebele translation, and English does not need to be the source or target language. We work regularly with other languages combinations, from common pairs such as Afrikaans, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, and all official languages of South Africa.

In South Africa, a sworn translation is a translation produced by a certified translator. This means a translator with a certain level of training or experience who has taken an oath in court in South Africa, entitling him/her to translate certain official documents. Sworn translations are always needed when a translation is to be used for administration purposes or governmental requirements such as birth certificates, academic certificates, or declarations.

Contact us today and let’s work

For further information about Tswana Translation Services please give us a call at +27 (0) 12-348-3134 or contact us at and we’ll be more than happy to talk with you about your IsiZulu language needs, or to answer any questions you may have.

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Sesotho Translation Service
Service Type
Sesotho Translation Service
Provider Name
Zulu Translation ,
Office 12 A, Argentum Building, 66 Glenwood Road,Lynnwood Glen,,Pretoria -0081,
Telephone No.012 348 3134
Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban, South Africa
Zulu Translation provides accurate, culturally sensitive, and cost-effective English–Sesotho translation services in and around Pretoria, Johannesburg, Durban, and Cape Town to individuals and companies. All our translators are native and qualified Ndebele speakers, with experience ranging over a decade.