loan translation definition

  • noun:
    • A form of borrowing from the bank from 1 language to another wherein the semantic components of certain term are literally translated within their equivalents inside borrowing from the bank language. English superman, like, is a loan interpretation from German √úbermensch. Also referred to as calque.
    • The borrowing of components of a foreign language term and translating all of them literally
    • a manifestation introduced into one language by translating it from another language

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