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German Translation Engines | German and German-English Dictionaries
German with Other Foreign Languages | Specialized German Dictionaries

Online Dictionaries Main Index

  German Translation Engines

Google Translate Tool - Translate text or a web page from German to English, or English to German, plus a number of other languages. Links in the page translated with the web page translator will also render in the new language. Online Translation Engine - Translation service with free online translations of text from German to and from English, Chinese, French, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish, with a large variety of technical and specialty lexical databases. Translation Engine - Translate text from German to English and vice-versa, plus a number of other language combinations.
WorldLingo Free Online Translator - Translates text and sentences in German to and from English, Chinese, Dutch, French, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. Also offers web page translation and email translation.
SYSTRAN Translation Engine - Translates with SYSTRAN 5.0 in German and English and a number of other languages; enter up to 150 words of text for translation, or enter the web address of the page you wish to translate.
ProMT Online Translation Engine - Provides online translations for German-English and English-German, with a number of other language options; also displays back-translation of the translated text.

  German and German-English Dictionaries

LEO English-German Dictionary - German-English bilingual dictionary that allows two-way searches for over 400,000 words and phrases.
Pons Online German Dictionaries - Online bilingual German dictionaries to and from English, French, Italian, Polish and Spanish.
Linguadict German-English Online Dictionary - Bilingual German-English dictionary with over 500,000 entries, with example sentences and idioms. - Includes specialized monolingual dictionaries for German Orthography, Inflection, Word Formation and Morphology as well as the German-English Translation Dictionary LEO. The specialized dictionaries for German are based on Canoo's Morphology Dictionary, which has over 250,000 entries and recognizes approximately 3 million word forms.
BEOLINGUS: TU Chemnitz German-English Dictionary - Search through more than 900,000 translations with examples and hints, explanations, synonyms, sayings, aphorisms, and quotations in English and German. Browse lists for special topics. Listen to German and English pronunciations spoken by native speakers.
Wortschatz Project - Monolingual German lexicon with information and statistics for each word, plus lexical databases for English, Dutch, French, and Sorbisch, Estnisch, and Isländisch. Online Translation Service - over 400,000 German-English bilingual translations, with verb phrases, short phrases and composed entries, updated through user translation contributions. - Free German-English Dictionary, in HTML format and with a searchable bilingual interface.
QuickDic German-English Dictionary - A simple to use German-English bilingual dictionary with over 250,000 words and idioms in each language, with pronunciations and many other kinds of information.
Student Online German-English Dictionary - Bilingual German-English dictionary powered by, with more than 280,000 direct translations, phrases and acronyms, updated with user contributions; also includes a bilingual German-Spanish dictionary.
Wolfram Schneider's English-German dictionary - German-English bilingual dictionary that outputs many related form of the word input.
Maschler German-English Online Dictionary - German-English bilingual dictionary with 110,000 words based on the TU Chemnitz dictionary.
LookWAYup Dictionary - German-English dictionary, also includes English-German; click "More" for thesaurus and synonyms; double-click a word in the definition to define it.
UltraLingua German-English and English-German Dictionary - German and many other foreign dictionaries, plus web page translations and downloadable translation toolbar.
LingvoSoft German-English Online Dictionary - Bilingual German-English dictionary; site also includes a multilingual dictionary with 25 languages.
Ectaco Online German-English Dictionary - German-English bilingual dictionary; site also includes 21 other languages. German Dictionaries - A collection of free German bilingual dictionaries for many languages. Browsable online, with word searches, and downloadable data files.
CleverTranslate - Word translations from English to German, plus English to Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean.

  German with Other Foreign Languages

Pons Online German Dictionaries - Online bilingual German dictionaries to and from English, French, Italian, Polish and Spanish. - Enter a word and get renderings of it in English, Dutch, German, Italian, and Spanish.
DIX Deutsch-Spanisch Wörterbuch - German-Spanish bilingual dictionary with sentences and phrase constructions displaying both languages in tables side by side.
Student Online German-Spanish Dictionary - Bilingual German-Spanish dictionary powered by, with phrases and acronyms, updated with user contributions; also includes a bilingual German-English dictionary.
Heinzelnissen German-Norwegian Dictionary - Online bilingual Norwegian-German dictionary. Multilingual Dictionary - German-Czech dictionary, also with Czech translations to and from English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, and Latin.
Deutsch-Ungarisch Online Wörterbuch - Online German-Hungarian dictionary.
German-Hungarian Dictionary - Also titled Keresés a német-magyar és a magyar-német szótárban
Leksyka Polish-English and Polish-German Dictionary - Online bilingual dictionaries in Polish-English (over 225,000 terms) and Polish-German with a large number of specialized dictionaries. With clickable special character input.
DeP Polnisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch - Online bilingual Polish-German dictionary, with clickable special character input.
German-Russian Student Dictionary - Requires expansion of umlauts (ö goes to oe, etc.)
Rambler's English-German-Russian Dictionaries (Win 1251) - With choice of Win/KOI8/Mac/ISO/DOS/UTF8 character encodings. In Cyrillic.
German-Georgian Dictionary - By Michael Jelden, published by Helmut Buske Verlag, Hamburg, 2001, with 16,000 lemmata and 90,000 words. Requires the installation of Georgian fonts.
Krstarica German-Serbian Dictionary - Bilingual German-Serbian dictionary with 113.000 words; also includes bilingual Serbian-English dictionary.
Wörterbuch Deutsch-Persisch - Online bilingual German-Persian dictionary with special character input for Persian (unfortunately, special characters for German aren't available for those with Anglicized keyboards). Over 120,000 entries.
Loghatnameh Persian-German Dictionary - This is a bidirectional Persian-German dictionary with over 30,000 words, with nearly 3000 example sentences, with character combinations for German characters for Anglicized keyboards.
Chinalink Wörterbuch Deutsch-Chinesisch-Deutsch - German-Chinese bilingual dictionary; uses Big5 encoding.
Japanisch-Deutsches Online-Woerterbuch - German-Japanese bilingual dictionary with input in Kanji, Kana, Romaji, Hiragana, German script and anglicized German spellings.
Kamus Jot Wörterbuch Indonesisch-Deutsch - German-Indonesian bilingual dictionary.

  Specialized German Dictionaries

Wordgumbo - Listing of free German lexicons and word lists.
Deutsches Wörterbuch von Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm - The Grimm brothers lifework in a searchable form on the web contains 331,056 entries and 67,744 dictionary columns.
HEXAL Englischwörterbuch Medizin - German-English medical dictionary with over 30,000 terms.
Roche Lexikon Medizin - German monolingual glossary of medical terms - German-English Linguistic Glossary - "This glossary contains definitions of linguistic terms, which are used for the generation of links and for indexing in canoonet. A search for one of these terms results in a hit list, where the individual list members point to glossary entries and grammatical descriptions."
Oesterreichischen Nationalbank - Financial Terms - Large German-English dictionary of financial and business terminology.
Deutsche Bank Banking and Stock Glossary - Financial, banking, and investment definitions in German and English.
Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Marketing - German-English bidirectional dictionary of marketing terms.
MathematicsThesaurus - Brief explanations of mathematical terms and ideas in English, Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, Hungarian, Lithuanian, Polish, and Slovak
IMS - Ferrous Metallurgy, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering Technical Dictionary - Comprehensive English-German dictionary of engineering terminology.
German-English Mechatronics Lexikon - Dictionary of mechanical, engineering, and electronics terms in German and English.
Tranzmatic - A German-English technical dictionary containing approx. 40,000 terms, phrases and abbreviations.
Beilstein Dictionary of Organic Chemistry - HTML bilingual German-English dictionary.
Acronyms and Abbreviations - Acronyms and abbreviations in German and English, with a special emphasis on abbreviations of chemical compound names.
Computer-Lexikon Glossar Online-Lexikon - German translations of computer and information technology terms.
Lebensmittel Lexikon - German dictionary of culinary terms.


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