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Chrome JSON Messages

PhraseApp supports Messages JSON format used to localize Chrome extensions.

Chrome JSON Messages

File Extensions         .json
Format Options No
Import   Yes
Export   Yes
Pluralization supported?       No
Descriptions supported?   Yes

Code Sample

  "boolean_key": {
    "message": "--- true\n"
  "empty_string_translation": {
    "message": ""
  "key_with_description": {
    "message": "Check it! Key has a description! (In some formats)",
    "description": "I'm a very important description for this key!"
  "key_with_line-break": {
    "message": "This translations contains\na line-break."
  "nested.deeply.key": {
    "message": "  I'm nested deeply."
  "nested.key": {
    "message": "This key is nested inside a namespace."
  "null_translation": {
    "message": null
  "pluralized_key.one": {
    "message": "Only one pluralization found."
  "pluralized_key.other": {
    "message": "Wow, you have %s pluralizations!"
  "pluralized_key.zero": {
    "message": "You have no pluralization."
  "sample_collection": {
    "message": "---\n- first item\n- second item\n- third item\n"
  "simple_key": {
    "message": "I am a simple key with a simple message."
  "unverified_key": {
    "message": "Not yet verified waiting for it. (In some formats we also export this status)"

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