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[*] posted on 14-11-2008 at 07:17 PM


Ukrainian = (ukrayins'ka)


stamp = (marka)
postcard = (poshtova kartka), (lystivka), (poshtivka), (vidkrytka)
cancellation = (gasinnya)
post office = (poshtove viddilennya), ' (viddilennya zvyazku), (poshta)
envelope = (konvert)
sender = (vidpravnyk)
receiver = (oderzhuvach)
return to sender = (povernennya vidpravnyku)
postal code = (index)
air mail = / par avion (avia / par avion)
mail box = (poshtova skryn'ka)
1st class = term not used - "par avion" for international mail
2nd class = term not used
priority mail = term not used - "par avion" for international mail
P.O. Box = (abonentna skryn'ka), (abonents'ka skryn'ka), a/c
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[*] posted on 1-3-2009 at 03:57 PM


Taiwan's Traditional Chinese has been used over than 2000~3000 years,This system is different from China (Simplified Chinese).


stamp = 郵票
postcard = 明信片
post office = 郵區
envelope = 信封
sender = 寄件者
receiver = 收件者
return to sender = 退回明信片
postal code = 郵遞區號
air mail = 航空郵件
mail box = 信箱
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[*] posted on 22-3-2009 at 05:27 AM


Thai

stamp = ดวงตราไปรษณียากร
postcard = โปสการ์ด
cancellation = ตราที่ระลึก
post office = ที่ทำการไปรษณีย์
envelope = ซองจดหมาย
sender = ผู้ส่ง
receiver = ผู้รับ
return to sender = ส่งคืน / จ่ายคืนผู้ส่ง
postal code = รหัสไปรษณีย์

air mail = จดหมายส่งทางเครื่องบิ 609;
mail box = ตู้ไปรษณีย์

from... = จาก
to....... = ถึง

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[*] posted on 19-11-2009 at 10:15 PM


English / Polish

stamp = znaczek, znaczek pocztowy
(stamp with attached) picture = przywieszka
FDC (First Day Cover) = Koperta Pierwszego Dnia Obiegu
postcard = kartka pocztowa, pocztwka
viewcard = widokwka
cancellation = ostemplowanie
postmark = datownik, odcisk datownika
special event postmark = datownik okolicznościowy
franking machine = frankownica
franking imprint = frankatura
rotating postmarking machine = stemplownica
postcard or envelope with a "stamp" image printed on it = całostka
postage paid (fr. port paye) = opłata pobrana
post office = urząd pocztowy, (coll.) poczta
postal agency = agencja pocztowa
letter = list
printed matter = druk
small package (fr. petit pacquet) = pakiet, pakiecik
parcel (fr. colis) = paczka
M-bag (fr. sac M) = worek M
registered (letter) = (list) polecony
non-registered letter = list zwykły
freepost / reply paid = opłata przerzucona na adresata
form = druczek
cash-on-delivery (fr. remboursement) = pobranie
value (letter / parcel) = (list / paczka ) wartościowy / wartościowa
returned proof of delivery (fr. Avis de reception) = zwrotne potwierdzenie odbioru
IRC International Reply Coupon = międzynarodowy kupon na odpowiedź
Postal Money Order = przekaz pocztowy
advice note = awizo
mail bag = worek
mail bag tag = chorągiewka
envelope = koperta
sender = nadawca
receiver = adresat
return to sender = zwrot, zwrot do nadawcy
unknown (fr. inconnu) = adresat nieznany
deceased = adresat zmarł
not exists = adresat nie istnieje
moved = adresat wyprowadził się
unclaimed = nie podjęto w terminie
postal code = pocztowy numer adresowy, (coll.) kod pocztowy
1st class = priorytet
2nd class = ekonomiczny
express = ekspres
air mail = poczta lotnicza (since 2002: priorytet)
general delivery / poste restante = poste restante
mail box = skrzynka pocztowa
P.O. Box = skrytka pocztowa
(to) induct (a letter) = wrzucić (list)
(to) send (a letter at Post Office) = nadać (list na poczcie)
on hand of receiver (fr. mains propres) = do rąk własnych
complaint = reklamacja
cecogramme = cekogram
telegramme = telegram
wire money order (postal) = pocztowe zlecenie wypłaty

I would like two stamps for priority letter to Europe = Proszę dwa znaczki na list priorytetowy do Europy (Prosche dva snatschky na list pryorytethovy doh ehropey)

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[*] posted on 27-11-2009 at 04:42 PM


English/Lithuanian

stamp = pato enklas
postcard = atvirukas
post office = patas
cancellation = nutraukimas/anuliavimas
envelope = vokas
sender = siuntėjas
receiver = gavėjas
return to sender = grąinti siuntėjui
postal code = pato indeksas
air mail = oro patas
mail box = pato dėutė
priority = pirmenybė
letter = laikas
package/parcel = siuntinys
to... = kam..
from... = nuo..
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[*] posted on 22-12-2009 at 10:03 AM


Chinese (simplified Chinese, used in China)

stamp = 邮票

postcard = 明信片
post office = 邮政局
envelope = 信封
sender = 寄件人
receiver = 收件人
return to sender = 退回明信片
postal code = 邮政编码
air mail = 航空
mail box = 信箱
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[*] posted on 24-1-2010 at 01:21 PM


For a convenient list of translations for philatelic terms, this website http://www.philaguide.com/philawords/index.htm does a great job. It does only have English, German, French and Spanish, though.
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[*] posted on 28-9-2010 at 02:29 PM


Icelandic:

stamp = frmerki
postcard = pstkort
cancellation = I don't know what this means
post office = psths
envelope = umslag
sender = sendandi
receiver = vitakandi
return to sender = I'm not sure how this would be put into word.. Probably "endursent"
postal code = pstnmer
1st class = I don't know what this means
2nd class = I don't know what this means
air mail = flugpstur
mail box = pstkassi

from... = fr
to....... = til
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[*] posted on 9-3-2011 at 02:07 PM


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stamp = γραμματόσημο (grammatossimo)
postcard = κάρτα / καρτ-ποστάλ (karta / kart-postall)
cancellation = ταχυδρομική σφραγίδα (tachidromiki sfragida)
post office = ταχυδρομείο (tachidromio)
envelope = φάκελος (fakelos)
sender = αποστολέας (apostoleas)
receiver = παραλήπτης (m) / παραλήπτρια (f) (paraliptris/ paraliptria)
postal code = ταχυδρομικός κώδικας (tachidromikos kodikas)
air mail = αεροπορικώς (aeroporikos)
mail box = γραμματοκιβώτιο (grammatokiwotio)
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[*] posted on 5-4-2012 at 09:35 PM


Quote: Originally posted by jacthques  
In Traditional Chinese has been uesd over than 2000~3000 years,This sysyem is different from China(Simple Chinese).

stamp = 郵票
postcard = 明信片
post office = 郵區
envelope = 信封
sender = 寄件者
receiver = 收件者
return to sender = 退回明信片
postal code = 郵遞區號
air mail = 航空郵件
mail box = 信箱


post office = 郵局
post box = 郵筒
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[*] posted on 2-6-2012 at 03:28 AM


In Russian:

stamp = (marka)
postcard = (pohtovaja kartochka), (otkrytka)
post office = (pochta)
envelope = (konvert)
sender = (otpravitel)
receiver = (adresat)
return to sender = (vernut otpravitelu)
postal code = (pochtovyi index)
air mail = (avia pochta)
mail box = (pochtovyi yashchik)
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[*] posted on 5-6-2012 at 02:27 PM


Quote: Originally posted by jacthques  
In Traditional Chinese has been uesd over than 2000~3000 years,This sysyem is different from China(Simple Chinese).


stamp = 郵票
postcard = 明信片
post office = 郵區
envelope = 信封
sender = 寄件者
receiver = 收件者
return to sender = 退回明信片
postal code = 郵遞區號
air mail = 航空郵件
mail box = 信箱


Here is the Simplified Chinese:

stamp =邮票
postcard = 明信片
post office = 邮局
envelope = 信封
sender = 寄件人
receiver = 收件人
return to sender = 退回至寄件人
postal code = 邮政编码
air mail = 航空信件
mail box = 邮筒or信箱

from... =自...
to....... =寄...
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[*] posted on 5-3-2014 at 12:00 PM


Polish again:

forever/permanent/non-denominated stamps = znaczki beznominalowe
definitive stamps = znaczki obiegowe
commemorative stamps = ? (I'd like to know the term myself ;) )
sheet/small sheet of stamps = arkusz/arkusik znaczkow
miniature/small miniature sheet = blok/bloczek
postage due stamp = znaczek doplaty
postal stationery = calostka
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[*] posted on 26-3-2014 at 02:09 PM


Bulgarian

stamp = пощенска марка (poshtenska marka)
postcard = пощенска картичка (poshtenska kartichka)/ Картичка (kartichka)
cancellation = печат (pechat)/ клеймо (kleymo)
post office = поща (poshta)
envelope = пощенски плик (poshtenski plik)
sender = подател (podatel)
receiver = получател (poluchatel)
return to sender = връщане на подател (vrashtane na podatel)
postal code = пощенски код (poshtenski kod)
1st class = n/a, but similar - с приоритет (s prioritet - with priority) - either a cancellation or a "stamp" with letters "PRIORITAIRE"
2nd class = n/a
air mail = въздушна поща (vazdushna poshta) - we have a special cancellation or a stamp for that, with letters "AIR MAIL"
mail box = пощенска кутия (poshtenska kutiya)

from... = от (ot)
to....... = дo (do)
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[*] posted on 9-7-2014 at 01:13 PM


English - Bahasa Indonesia

Stamp - Prangko (Derived from 'franco' means 'Fees Paid')
Postcard - Kartu Pos
Mini Sheet - Carik Mini
Souvenir Sheet - Carik Kenangan
Fullsheet - Carik Penuh/Carik yang memuat lebih dari 3 set Prangko
First Day Cover - Sampul Hari Pertama
Maximum Card - Kartu Maksimum
Aerogramme/Aerogram - Warkat Pos Udara
Sheetlet - Sheetlet/Lembaran Prangko dengan hiasan disekitarnya
Stamp Pack/Presentation Pack - Kemasan Filateli
Definitive Stamps - Prangko Definitif
Special Stamps - Prangko Istimewa
Commemorative Stamps - Prangko Peringatan
Charity Stamps - Prangko Amal

Cancellation - Pembatalan
Post Mark - Cap Pos
Postal Code - Kode Pos
Air Mail - Pos Udara
Priority - Prioritas

Letter - Surat
Envelope - Amplop
Post Office - Kantor Pos
Post Box - Kotak Pos (Public receptacle for outgoing mail)
Mail Box - Kotak Surat (Personal Letter Box)

Return to Sender - Kembali ke Pengirim
Express - Ekspres
Registered - Tercatat
Sender - Pengirim
Receiver - Penerima
To/For - Ke/Untuk
From - Dari
Philatelist - Filatelis
Philately - Filateli
Exhibit - Pameran/Eksibit
Perforated - Perforasi
Imperforated - Tidak Ber-perforasi
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eureka.gif posted on 11-7-2014 at 07:03 PM


Some Romanian translation for usual terms

Stamp - Timbru
Special Stamps - Timbre Special
Commemorative Stamps - Timbre Comemorative
Postcard - Ilustrată / Vedere
Sender - Expeditor
Receiver - Destinatar
To/For - Către
From - De la
Letter - Scrisoare
Envelope - Plic
Postal Code - Cod Poştal
Air Mail - Par Avion
Priority - Prioritar
Post Office - Poştă / Oficiu Poştal
Post Box (PO Box) - Căsuţă Poştală (CP)
Mail Box (Personal Home Box) - Cutie Poştală
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[*] posted on 9-8-2014 at 02:36 PM


In chinese

stamp = 邮局
postcard = 明信片
post office = 邮局
envelope = 信封
sender = 寄出者
receiver = 收件人
1st class = 1班
2nd class = 2班
air mail = 航空邮件
mail box = 邮箱

from... = 从哪里来
to....... = 到哪里去
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[*] posted on 4-9-2014 at 10:04 AM


Русский:

stamp - марка
postcard - открытка
post office - почта
envelope - конверт
sender - отправитель
receiver - получатель
air mail - авиапочта
mail box - почтовый ящик
letter - письмо
return to sender - вернуть отправителю
postal code - почтовый индекс




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[*] posted on 23-11-2014 at 01:19 PM


Irish for what I can remember atm

postcard = carta phoist
post = poist
post office = oifig an phoist
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[*] posted on 14-7-2015 at 04:11 PM


Im very surprised that no Czech dictionary is not still here...

So

stamp = znmka
postcard = pohlednice
letter = dopis
maximum card = analogick pohlednice or Cartes Maximum
cancellation = raztko
post office = pota
envelope = oblka
sender = odeslatel
receiver = adrest
postal code = potovn směrovac čslo or PSČ
air mail = leteck pota
register = doporučeně
mail box = potovn schrnka
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[*] posted on 25-7-2015 at 08:27 PM


What a marvelous idea, this dictionary! I thank the authors!
The correct term for cancellation for Russian is absent, so:

Cancellation = (gashenie)
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Serbian

english - serbian (cyrillic) - serbian (latinic)

Belgrade - Београд - Beograd
capital city - главни град - glavni grad
Serbia - Србија - Srbija

Africa - Африка - Afrika
Asia - Азија - Azija
Australia - Аустралија - Australija
Europe - Европа - Evropa
North America - Северна Америка - Severna Amerika
South America - Јужна Америка - Južna Amerika

Arctic - Северни ледени океан - Severni ledeni okean
Atlantic - Атлантски океан - Atlantski okean
Indian - Индијски океан - Indijski okean
Pacific - Тихи океан - Tihi okean
Southern - Јужни океан - Južni okean

Earth - Земља - Zemlja

sender - шаље/пошиљалац - šalje/pošiljalac
receiver - прима/прималац - prima/primalac
send - послати - poslati
received - примити - primiti
from - од - od
to - за - za

name - име - ime
address - адреса - adresa
postal code - поштански број - poštanski broj
city - град - grad
country - држава - država

postcard - разгледница - razglednica
postal stationery - дописница - dopisnica
envelope - коверат - koverat
letter - писмо - pismo
telegramme - телеграм - telegram
cecogramme - секограм - sekogram
aerogramme - аерограм - aerogram
printed matter - тисковина - tiskovina
parcel/package - пакет - paket
shipment - пошиљка - pošiljka
international reply coupon - међународни купон за одговор - međunarodni kupon za odgovor

express - експрес - ekspres
air mail - авионом - avionom

post office - пошта - pošta
p.o. box - поштански преградак - poštanski pregradak
mail bag - поштанска торба - poštanska torba
mail box - поштанско сандуче - poštansko sanduče

postmark - жиг/печат - žig/pečat
canceled stamp - поништена марка - poštanska marka
shipping fee - поштарина - poštarina
poste restante - пост рестант - post restant
on hand of receiver - препоручена пошиљка - preporučena pošiljka
delivery confirmation receipts - повратница - povratnica
reply paid - пошиљка са плаћеним одговором - poštarina sa plaćenim odgovorom
return to sender - вратити пошиљаоцу - vratiti pošiljaocu

philately - филателија - filatelija
philatelist - филателиста - filatelista

stamp - поштанска марка - poštanska marka
general issue stamp - redovna марка - redovna marka
commemorative stamp - пригодна марка - prigodna marka
postal tax stamps - доплатна марка - doplatna marka
sheetlet - табак - tabak
mini sheet - табачић - tabačić
souvenir sheet - блок - blok
first day cover - коверат првог дана - koverat prvog dana
maximum card - максимум карта - maksimum karta

avers (front side of banknote, coin, stamp, medal...) - аверс - avers
revers (back side of banknote, coin, stamp, medal...) - реверс - revers
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