Online Dictionaries From Around The World!
Presented here is a collection of pages with links to online dictionaries in languages from all over the world, including monolingual online dictionaries, bilingual online dictionaries, online technical and specialty dictionaries, and online translation engines and hyper-dictionaries. If you find any of the links dead and you want to notify us, or if you have recommendations for another dictionary to add to the site, contact us by email at
Free Vietnamese Dictionary Project - Online dictionary for English-Vietnamese (110,000 words), Vietnamese-English (23,000), French-Vietnamese (48,000), Vietnamese-French (39,000), German-Vietnamese (45,000), Vietnamese-German (12,000), Vietnamese monolingual (30,000), and Norwegian-Vietnamese (20,000), plus the English monolingual dictionary Wordnet 1.6, and the FOLDOC computing dictionary. Receives input and output in Telex, VNI, VIQR, TCVN, and Unicode, and with audible pronunciations of the words translated. The databases are in the format used by the DICT protocol, i.e., they can be used with a DICT server, and there are a number of mirrors of the site listed with different language Interfaces. Also with a free downloadable Windows executable for all the dictionaries.
ChauUc Multilingual Vietnamese Dictionaries - Searchable bilingual dictionaries for Vietnamese and English, French, and German, with unidirectional dictionaries for Russian-Vietnamese and Norwegian-Vietnamese, plus a Vietnamese dictionary of computing, and a monolingual Englsh dictionary. Uses a variety of character interfaces, plus automatic detection of languages.
Vdict.com Vietnamese-English-French Dictionary - With Vdict you can perform lookup for a word in all dictionaries simultaneously. VDict currently supports 9 dictionaries: Vietnamese-English dictionary, English-Vietnamese dictionary, Vietnamese-French dictionary, French-Vietnamese dictionary, Vietnamese dictionary (Vietnamese to Vietnamese), English-English dictionary (Wordnet), Free Online Dictionary Of Computing (FOLDOC), Chinese Vietnamese dictionary, Russian Vietnamese dictionary. You can also browse for words; perform English to Vietnamese and Vietnamese to English machine translation; use Wildcard search with _ (single character matching) and ^ (multiple characters matching) supported; and get audio pronunciation and phonetic transcription for English words. VDict can be integrated into any existing website
VNDic - The VNDic (Vietnamese Dictionary) is a Vietnamese-English-French online dictionary, with word search in all dictionaries simultaneously. VNDic currently supports 7 dictionaries: Vietnamese-English dictionary, English-Vietnamese dictionary, Vietnamese-French dictionary, French-Vietnamese dictionary, Vietnamese-Vietnamese dictionary, English-English dictionary (WordNet 2.1), Free Online Dictionary Of Computing (FOLDOC).
VietDictionary.com - Searchable Vietnamese dictionary with many languages including English, and extended information about each word search.
VietnameseDictionary.org - Free Vietnamese-English Dictionary, in HTML format and with a searchable bilingual interface.
HanViet Online Dictionary - Dictionary of Chinese-derived Vietnamese characters and their translations into written Vietnamese, with searchable online format input.
The Etymology of Nôm of Chinese Origin - Searchable online dictionary for HánNôm. HánNôm or Sinitic-Vietnamese is a term to denote those Vietnamese words that have been derived or originated from the Chinese language. This study will present approximately 20,000 Sinitic-Vietnamese (HanNom) entries including words of monosyllabics, polysyllabics, and compounds, not counting those of Sino-Vietnamese (HanViet). Translations are into phonetic Vietnamese equivalents, plus an English text definition.
Another Nôm Lookup Tool - Nôm lookup tool based on Unicode. Enter a word in phonetic Vietnamese, and it finds the Nôm equivalent in image format, along with the Unicode encoding, meaning, sound, context, Cangjie, with an English definition, and Mandarin and Cantonese categorization.
Vietnam Lexicography Centre - To promote systematic research into lexicography (Vietnamese and general); research and application of computational lexicography for dictionary making; compilation and publication of various kinds of language dictionaries and reference books; training of dictionary compilers and lexicographers.