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Simple command-line tool for translating

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pytra is a simple command-line tool that translates stuff. It uses googletrans library for this purposes. pytra is capable of translating (and detecting the source language) words, sentences and even files.


Using pip

python>3.7 required:

 $ pip install pytra


pytra is very easy to use. It has several subcommands:

  • detect -- detect languages
  • detect-file -- detect file's language.
  • show-language-code -- show language codes.
  • translate -- translate stuff
  • translate-file -- text file to translate

Also soon pytra will be capable of pipelining

You can use -h or --help option with each subcommand for more details as follows:

 $ pytra <subcommand> [-h|--help]


Translate a sentence to French:

$ pytra translate "hello, world" -t fr
Bonjour le monde

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