The Little Prince (originally Le Petit Prince) is the most translated book in the world after the Bible. It has been translated into 446 different languages, including some without a written form. So how did the prince conquer hearts around the world – and become an American pioneer?
From singular “they” to the title “Mx”, gender neutrality is slowly becoming standard for English speakers. But we’re translators, so we wanted to know how other languages tackle the gender conundrum. Read on to discover what “x”s, “@”s and “*”s have to do with gender – and how Obama sidesteps the question entirely.