I just saw something huge and unbelievable...

I checked my old SharePoint farm, new SharePoint farm, my developer SharePoint farm and also SharePoint Online environment.

Checked now SP2010, SP2013 and SPO. All environments having that problem.

The german translation for the enterprise keyword termset is called:


instead it should be called:


It is a system term set, so I can't change the name.

Has anyone found the same problem and talked to Microsoft?

Here a screenshot: enter image description here

Also in column you see Schüsselwörter based on the term set.

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  • Is this really the first strange translation you see in SharePoint? ;) – Robert Lindgren Aug 11 '16 at 9:30
  • :D Of course not, but the word "Schüsselwörter" could be translated in english into "a bowl of words". This word doesn't exist in german, that's the point. ;) And in the description it is right, spelled with and "l" in between. – Patrick Aug 11 '16 at 10:23

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