This is my very first project in Magento 1.9, this is all about online grocery store. Where fruits & vegetables, rice & wheat, dry fruits, spices, etc etc are sold.

I am through with the installation process of Magento and 3rd party Template on server, setting up of categories & products. I passed this phase and successfully done it on my testing server.

Now what I need is to display ONLY the name of products in 3 different languages (English, Hindi, and Bangla). I don't require the translation of whole website or web page, ONLY the name product example: Black Brinjal (રીંગણ ગોળ)(बैंगन). I know there are many tool/extension available for translation, but I think those all are for translating the complete store, which is in my case not required.

So I need some guidance on How can I get what actually I need. For better understanding kindly refer the images below which are from this website truemart-

Product image with name in 2 languages

It will be highly appreciable if any suggestion, advice or guidance is given to me.

2 Answers 2


Two ways:

  1. While adding or importing products you can add three languages together in Name field as

Black Brinjal (રીંગણ ગોળ)(बैंगन).

It will display in frontend.


  1. Product name comes from below files in line 58 approx.


Add the logic to translate the only Name string with the help of Google Transalate API

  • Thank You for considering my issue. I have a doubt, if go for 1 option suggested by you, then how Magento will get the font of Hindi or Bangla. Do I need to do some tuning for fonts also in Magento or in Template.
    – Amit Roy
    Mar 25, 2016 at 2:56

Keep the store language in English but add two new attributes "name_hindi" and "name_bangla" in catalog > attribute management. Mark them as "used in product listing" to make them available in all templates, then change the templates where the name is displayed to something like

<?php echo $product->getName()?>
<span class="hindi">
    <?php echo $product->getNameHindi()?>
<span class="bangla">
    <?php echo $product->getNameBangla()?>

Now you can change the font for each language based on the CSS class

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