Off topic: Translator resources: dictionaries, thesauri etc.
Thread poster: Leonardvj

Local time: 04:57
French to English
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Dec 14, 2009

I am a Masters student in Translation Studies and I am currently doing some research into online dictionary facilities that translators make use of in day-to-day translation. I am particularly interested in dictionaries, thesauri etc. relating to English, German or a combination of these (such as, as well as any multilingual resources (, for example) you find useful or would recommend in particular.


Peter Riccomini  Identity Verified
Local time: 05:57
Spanish to English
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What I use for English-Spanish and Spanish-English Dec 14, 2009

For what it's worth, I use especially for Spanish thesaurus - the Spanish Academy's dictionary




Adi Al-Ka'bi
Local time: 07:57
Arabic to English
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Dictionaries, Thesaurus..... etc, German Dec 14, 2009

For a large number of Multi-Lingual dictionaries visit my Web Site at:

EnglishGerman is on:
(Sorry not many German to German dictionaries)

For English (General) use:

For specialised English dictionaries use:


Local time: 05:57
German <-> English Dictionaries at Dec 15, 2009

The listing of German English dictionaries at is the best that I have found on the web (over 1000 online dictionaries and glossaries listed).

You can refine the listing if you select a category and/or keyword. For example, the url for German English sports dictionares is:



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