This page allows interested users easy
access to on-line Russian-language dictionaries. For the most part (but
NOT entirely), they are those not
listed by Dr. Beard in his
Web of On-line
Sites with numerous
(For the most part, dictionaries on these sites are not
included in the compilation further below)
English to Russian
- Animal Training
Dictionary. Animals (primarily dogs).
Akademik collection. A very large number of dictionaries, some of which
once were accessible via the links here (now removed), but which now get a
error. Types of dictionaries include religious, political, geographics and
much, much morel.
- Azbukovnik Publishers. In Russian only, assorted
dictionaries. All the things I used to like about it seem to be gone.
Dictionary. Cat gestures and sounds.
- Crossword Dictionary. Scroll to the bottom of the page
for entry into the dictionary.
Maritime Terms. Maritime.
Dictionary of Terms
for Horse Lovers. Horses.
- Drug addict's dictionary. Drug addiction
- Economics explanatory dictionary. Finance
Explanatory Dictionary. Actually called an encyclopedia, but
extremely useful for linguists. In Russian only.
- Hip Joint
Displacement. Terms encountered in hip
joint displacement. Dogs
Insurance. Maritime; insurance.
- Numismatic Explanatory Dictionary. Russian only.
Numismatics, coin collecting
- On-line Marxist Glossary. This is a new location and may not
be the same dictionary previously linked. Economics/Politics
Ozehgov dictionary on-line Note that this site is not the one
accessed through the link below, "A Web
of On-line (Russian) dictionaries." It allows the use of different
character sets. Although there is a link through which to log in, it does
not seem to matter if it is not used.
Russia (SOKR.RU) The place to go for Russian acronyms and
Dictionaries. A large collection of dictionaries on one
Web site. Topics are Encyclopedic, Translation, Medical, Specialist,
Economic, Technical and Miscellaneous, which include such things as paint ball,
diving, and more.
- ETS publishing house on-line dictionaries. They change
from time-to-time because the y want you to purchase the electronic
to Russian to English Dictionary.
PROMT's Online Translator As with all machine
translation, this one for Russian-Engish/English Russian is about 80 percent
accurate, and it is limited to about 100 characters per translation.
Red Book of the Peoples of the Russian Empire. Not really a
dictionary per se, but useful for Russian linguists who may come across that
obscure ethnic name for an area, group or language. Also note the
associated index of
tribes, dialects and languages and index of
according to language groups. Peoples, ethnic
Russian Dictionary Tree, a learner's grammatical dictionary created at
- Rustran.com. Translate words or sententences between
Russian and English.
Zalizniak's dictionary. Accessed on the same page as
the Ozhegov, above, it also has a place for one to log in, but it does not seem
- On-line translation to and from Russian in over 20 languages,
thanks to InterTran
(tm). And it's free.
Softissimo's Màchine Translation Site. Not
really a dictionary, but certainly can be used as one. English into
Russian or French into Russian only. As usual, accurate for easier
text. It hasn't a clue how to translate correctly "forward-swept
wing fighter aircraft," for instance.
Web of On-line (Russian) dictionaries, originally from Robert Beard at
Bucknell, but now at the Dictionary site. New dictionaries are
added all the time.
Slovar for Windows
95/98. Download an Italian-Russian-Italian and/or a
Finnish-Russian-Finnish dictionary, free!
- Ectaco. "Ectaco is the world leader in the development
and manufacture of the electronic handheld dictionaries." Commercial site.
- ETS publishing house. This commercial site sells both
electronic and traditional dictionaries.
from Abbyy Software.
Commercial site. My favorite electronic dictionary.
Books Russian Page Commercial site. Large selection of intermediate and
advanced course materials, dictionaries, etc.
Electronic Translators Commercial site.