Supported File Types (Strings)

.JSON - Angular Translate (Strings)

File Extensions


API Extension






Plural forms support


Description support


Angular Translate is a localization/internationalization module designed for AngularJS applications. Angular Translate integrates smoothly with AngularJS and provides developers with flexible options to load localized strings into the App. The standard localization file format for Angular Translate is .JSON. Data in a .JSON file exists as key-value string pairs.

Code Sample

 "boolean_key": "--- true\n",
 "empty_string_translation": "",
 "key_with_description": "Key description!(in some formats)",
 "key_with_line-break": "This translations contains\na line-break.",
 "nested.deeply.key": "I am nested deeply.",
 "nested.key": "And that key is nested inside a namespace.",
 "null_translation": null,
 "pluralized_key": {
   "one": "You have 1 cute kitten.",
   "other": "You have %s cute kittens!",
   "zero": "You have no cute kittens :(."
 "sample_collection": "---\n- first item\n- second item\n- third item\n",
 "simple_key": "I am a simple key with a simple message.",
 "unverified_key": "Not yet verified. (In some formats we also export this status)"

Plurals for JSON files

The most common format of plural key messages on various libraries:

"messages": {
    "one": "One message received.",
    "other": "%s messages received.",
    "zero": "No messages received."
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