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Google is a hair's breadth away from being able to translate the entire internet

United nations chamber un obama world population earth humanityAndrew Burton/Getty ImagesGoogle wants to teach the world to sing — or, at least, communicate.

Google Translate is this close to being able to translate everything on the internet.

The translation app now covers 103 languages, it announced on Wednesday — 99% of the total online population.

Its most recent update, which will be released in the “coming days,” adds an extra 120 million people, it says, via support for 13 new languages.

The new languages are Amharic, Corsican, Frisian, Kyrgyz, Hawaiian, Kurdish (Kurmanji), Luxembourgish, Samoan, Scots Gaelic, Shona, Sindhi, Pashto and Xhosa.

“For each new language, we make our translations better over time, both by improving our algorithms and systems and by learning from your translations with Translate Community,” senior program manager Sveta Kelman wrote on the Google Translate blog.

The complete list of supported languages — including the new additions — is as follows: Afrikaans, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Belarusian, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cebuano, Chichewa, Chinese, Corsican, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Frisian, Galician, Georgian, German, Greek, Gujarati, Haitian Creole, Hausa, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi, Hmong, Hungarian, Icelandic, Igbo, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Javanese, Kannada, Kazakh, Khmer, Korean, Kurdish (Kurmanji), Kyrgyz, Lao, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malagasy, Malay, Malayalam, Maltese, Maori, Marathi, Mongolian, Myanmar (Burmese), Nepali, Norwegian, Pashto, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Scots Gaelic, Serbian, Sesotho, Shona, Sindhi, Sinhala, Slovak, Slovenian, Somali, Spanish, Sundanese, Swahili, Swedish, Tajik, Tamil, Telugu, Thai Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Welsh, Xhosa, Yiddish, Yoruba, and Zulu.

Google Translate is available online, as well as a mobile for Android and iOS.

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