6 April 2002)
Not just dictionaries of foreign languages, but information on them,
Addictions & Life Page
Drug Related Street Terms/Slang Words Very useful for writers--as well
as parents, presumably.
- Language/Linguistics From the folks att Stanford. 44 links to pages
on African languages and linguistics; a few of the links I already have
here, but most I don't.
Dictionary Nasty words and slang in other languages--keen!
Amerindian Words in English
A list of First Peoples words that have made it into the English language.
* Babelfish One of
the most useful of all sites, anywhere, this is Altavista's instant translation
site. It will not only translate English, French, German, Italian, Polish
and Russian to each other, but will also translate web sites (up to certain
lengths). I've found it massively useful, and can't recommend it enough.
Bible in other languages It's
not that I am particularly wedded to the Bible, but having it in another
language can be useful.
A glossary of the language used by American servicemen in Vietnam.
Native Resources: Native Languages Links to a wide range of First Peoples
& Eastern European Languages 14 Central/Eastern European language
basic phrase books.
NEW Dictionary of Slang "A dictionary of English slang and colloquialisms
used in the United Kingdom."
Dictionaries Japanese, German, Italian, Rasta, Slovene, Russian, Slovak,
French, Chinese, Romanian, and Esperanto.
Languages A links site for Native American languages.
Foreign Languages for
Travelers Basic words and phrases, and some online translating dictionaries,
to Afrikaans, Arabic, Azerbaijani, Basque, Bengali, Bosnian, Bulgarian,
Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian,
Farsi, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi,
Hungarian, Icelandic, Ido, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean,
Latin, Latvian. Lithuanian, Malaysian, Mandarin, Norwegian, Occitan, Polish,
Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili,
Swedish, Tagalog, Taiwanese, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Welsh,
Yiddish, and Zulu.
by Language A few dozen foreign language glossaries. Quite useful.
Glossary of Vietnam
Terminology Words used by the 1st Bn 69th Armor in Vietnam.
Global Glossaries Guide A translation link, and links to Esperanto,
Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese,
Latin, Lojban, Maori, Rasta, Norwegian, Russian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish,
Swahili, Urdu, and Vietnamese.
The Human Languages Page Links to pages on 175 languages. Yes, you
read that correctly: 175. Everything from Frisian to Middle English to
Klingon, including some languages I've never heard of, and I'm pretty well-read.
Japanese Writing Tutor
An online tutorial for writing Katakana and Hiragana. Neato!
Links Links: "multi-language sites," "African languages and literature,"
"Asian Studies," "Classics," French, "Germanic Languages," "Hebrew and
Semitic Studies," Italian, Portuguese, Quechua, "Scandinavian Studies,"
Slavic and Spanish.
* Languages: Human,
Computer, Government A lengthy list of links on many different languages,
including Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, Czech,
Dutch, Esperanto, Estonian, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian,
Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and
Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.
The LOGOS Dictionary An online translation machine; as you might expect,
it has limited range so far, but is still better than most other sites
Language & Translation Center A well-done multi-language translation
Fairly straightforward, but with some oddball terms in here nonetheless.
Native American Language Resources on the Internet The best Web resource
for First Peoples' languages.
Dictionaries to and from English from Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, Finnish,
French, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Norwegian, Portuguese,
Russian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish.
Dictionaries and Translators A guide to various online translators
* Research Institute
for the Humanities - Reference Dictionaries, dictionaries, dictionaries--Chinese,
English, French, German, Greek/Latin, other languages, history, philosophy,
computer, and others. Dozens in all.
DeLancey's Linguistics (and related) Links Web sites for linguistics
Thai Internet Education
Project Various online resources for the Thai language.
XAI - Online Dictionaries and
Glossaries A nice array of sites for various languages, including Arabic,
Chinese, Estonian, French, Japanese, Russian, Swahili, Urdu, Vietnamese,
and Computer Geek.
Formerly the Web of On-line Dictionaries site, this site has links to a
couple of hundred dictionaries of 140+ languages, as well as online translation.
A Dictionary of the language
of Coronation Street Interesting dictionary of Lancashire English.
Swahili - Internet Living Dictionary
of Buddhist Teaching & Practice A useful dictionary on Buddhism,
included here for its coverage of Tibetan/Buddhist terms.