To translate a German-language website, go to the Google
search engine. In the “search” window, enter the URL for the page
you want to translate.
Once the search results are displayed, click the words “Translate this
page” next to the title of the page.
translated version of the page will be displayed.
(Be patient, it may take a minute or two if you have a dial-up
It is often
helpful to have two browser windows open – one with the original
German text, and one with the translated text – so that you can switch
back and forth between them. The
translation process attempts to translate everything… including
proper nouns. In the case
of this page, the surname “Zwick” translates into the word
“pinch” and the town of Bärenbach
is translated to “hereditary era book.”