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Germanic Studies: Dictionaries

Dictionaries

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   Monolingual dictionaries

   Bilingual dictionaries

   Etymology

   Foreign words and phrases

   Grammar and usage

   Historical dictionaries

   Idioms

   Orthography and spelling

   Quotations

   Rhetoric

   Synonyms

Online

   Bilingual dictionaries

  • LEO
    • An online dictionary in 8 languages plus other language tools
  • Linguee
    • Includes samples of the researched words used in Internet texts
  • PONS Online Dictionary
    • An online dictionary in eleven languages
  • Oxford Dictionaries 
    • Bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials (grammar guides, writing information, and cultural information)
  • The Oxford Duden German Dictionary: German-English/English-German
    • Provides comprehensive coverage of modern English and German; sensitive to cultural and geographic nuances  
  • YourDictionary
    • Foreign Language Online Dictionaries and Free Translation Links.Links to more than 600 dictionaries in 150 different languages

   Abbreviations

   Business German

   Historical dictionaries

   Idioms

  • Phrasen.com
    • A dictionary of English-German, German-English idioms (figures of speech, phrases, sayings, maxims, etc.)
  • Redensarten: Wörterbuch für Redensarten, Redewendungen usw.

   Quotations

   Specialized dictionaries

  • German-English Glossary
    • English-language equivalents for German terms used in electronic databases
  • YourDictionary
    • Includes specialty dictionary links under specific language dictionaries

   Synonyms