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GET THE FOCAL IRISH TRANSLATOR

What's the Irish for "handy"?

Find out within seconds with Get the Focal on your iPhone or iPod Touch. A massive database of English / Irish translations that lives in your pocket, always there when you need it.

The app now includes an on-line search facility with results from the O'Dónaill dictionary, over 200,000 terms from the national terminology database at www.focal.ie and full sentence translation from Google translate.

Extremely useful to have while doing that Irish assignment, reading an Irish article or if you just need a little extra help with your 'cúpla focal'.

Need more than a translation? What does that word sound like? Just tap the translation to hear a pronunciation.

Get the Focal is a 2-way English-Irish translator
- 13,000 off-line words and terms
- Pronunciations on demand from abair.ie
- No internet connection necessary for translations (only for pronunciations)
- Quick and simple to use
- Shake your phone for a random word
- Content approved by Foras na Gaeilge
- New On-line search of O'Dónaill Dictionary, Irish terminology database (focal.ie) and Google translate

 $3.99 in iOS App Store

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Version History

Launched Sep 16, 2009 (over 9 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 2 years, on average.

Oct 18
2017
(Current)
Version 1.4

Updated for iOS 11

Nov 17
2011
Version 1.3

Improved graphics for retina display.
Show network indicator when searching online.

Mar 11
2010
Version 1.2

Improved User Interface
Minor bug fixes
Improved pronunciations
Translate sentences from Google translate
On-line search which includes the O'Dónaill Dictionary and 200,000 extra translations from the national terminology database at focal.ie

Mar 08
2010
Version 1.1

Improved pronunciations,
Translate Sentences,
Online Translations,
100,000 new translations.

Sep 16
2009
Version 1.0

Previous 3 versions
 

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