Generic Nested JSON

This is a generic nested JSON i18n format that can be used for an type of software project where you want json localization.

You can either import and export the localizable json files manually on the dashboard or you can automate your json translation process with the Applanga Localization CLI.

File Extension
CLI format key
CLI Supported
SDK Supported
String Description Supported
Pluralization Supported


  "empty_string_key": "",
  "with_description_key": "This key has a description in some file-formats.",
  "with_line_break_key": "This key has a line break\nin it.",
  "nested_key": {
    "level_one_a": {
      "level_two": "A deeply nested key."
    "level_one_b": "A nested key."
  "plural_key": {
    "one": "Plural key one",
    "other": "Plural key other",
    "zero": "Plural key zero"
  "array_key": [
    "first entry",
    "second entry",
    "third entry"
  "simple_key": "Most basic translation."

Wrapped String Ids

During file imports sometimes some parts of string id's may be wrapped in quotes if they contain a . (dot). You can find more info on wrapped string Ids here.