trespassersW / translate.google tooltip

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Version: 17.05.07.1 updated

Summary: Translates selected text into a `tooltip' via Google translate

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Copyright: trespassersW

License: MIT


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Translate.google tooltip

Select word or phrase with Alt key pressed -
then hover over an icon below the selection.
Almost instantly you will see a tooltip with the translation.


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screenshot

   Please look more closely at the picture below:
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Also, you can translate selected text using Greasemonkey menu:
ToolsGreasemonkeyUser Script Commandstranslate.google tooltip
or through bookmarlets --
  any → french::   javascript:postMessage('tgtooltip auto|fr','*')
  中国 → english::   javascript:postMessage('tgtooltip zh-CN|en','*')
either by the means of Custom buttons --
  русский → español :: content.postMessage('tgtooltip#ru/es','*')
Sample bookmarklets and custombuttons can be found here


  • 17.03.11 [+] keep text formatting
  • 16.10.26 [+] phonetic transcription
  • 16.09.01 [+] previous translation button; option for left/right tooltip position;
  • 16.08.16 [+] Word Definition is shown when source_language == target_language
    definition
    bookmarklet::   javascript:postMessage('tgtooltip en|en','\*')
    Custom button: content.postMessage('tgtooltip en|en','*')

  • v3.7.2 2015-04-20 * TTS: alt-select text inside tooltip and [shift/ctrl]-click language icon below.
    tts tips
  • v2016.01.16.1 + alternative translation


Script uses Country flag   images   from Flags of all Countries


This script is a distant descendant of lazyttrick's Google Translator Tooltip


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