What does the word translation mean?

Usage examples for translation

  1. He had gone, and the day lived again for both of them- a day of sheer gold in the translation from troubled earth to the mind. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. The authors made over to the Society all their rights in the volume, and permission for translation and for publication in the United States has always been freely given. – The History of the Fabian Society by Edward R. Pease
  3. I have the original here, said Mr. Tippengray, pulling the second volume of Pickwick from his pocket, and we will compare it with your translation, if you will be so good as to read it. – The Squirrel Inn by Frank R. Stockton