A Timeline for The Urantia Book and Its Translations

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Here is a timeline showing when The Urantia Book was first published followed by each translation. It took only six years for the French translation to appear. Thirty-two years passed before the Finnish translation, Urantia-kirja, was published. Sixteen translations are now available (the Romanian translation is only available on a CD). Progress continues with six more in progress.


Language Year Chief Translator Title
English 1955   The Urantia Book
French 1961 Jacques Weiss Le Livre d'Urantia
Finish 1993 Seppo Kanerva Urantia-kirja
Spanish 1993 1993 EurAmerica (several translators) El libro de Urantia
Russian 1997 Michael Hanian КНИГА УРАНТИИ
Dutch 1998 Henry Begemann  & Nienke Begemann-Brugman Het Urantia Boek
Korean 2000 Kwan Choi 유란시아 서
Portuguese CD 2003 Luiz Carlos Dolabella Chagas O Livro de Urântia
Lithuanian 2004 Algimantas Jokubėnas Urantijos Knyga
Romanian CD 2004 Dan Sorin Chiaburu Cartea Urantia
German 2005 Urs Ruchti Das Urantia Buch
Italian 2006 Memo Z. Il Libro di Urantia
Portuguese 2008 Luiz Carlos Dolabella Chagas O Livro de Urântia
Spanish EE 2009 Antonio Moya El libro de Urantia Edición europea
Estonian 2010 Meeli Kuura Urantia Raamat
Hungarian 2010 Gábor Cseh Az Urantia könyv
Polish 2010 Paul & Gosia Jaworski Księga Urantii
Swedish 2010 Joel R Urantiaboken

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