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 (Russian) dictionaries.
Sites with numerous dictionaries
(For the most part,
dictionaries on these sites are not included in the compilation further
English to Russian Only
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
- ETS publishing house on-line
dictionaries. They change from time-to-time because the y
want you to purchase the electronic editions.
- Glossaries and Dictionaries of the Flarus Translation Bureau. Includes such glossaries as metalurgy, welding,
trade policy, logistics and many more. Some are Russian only.
English 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
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 peoples,
tribes, dialects and languages and index of peoples
according to language groups. Peoples, ethnic groups
Russian Dictionary Tree, a learner's grammatical dictionary created
at Cornell University
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 to matter.
Other Languages and
- 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.
- A 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.
Other Languages and
- Slovar for
Windows 95/98. Download an Italian-Russian-Italian and/or a
Finnish-Russian-Finnish dictionary, free!
Retail Dictionary Resources
- 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
- Lingvo from Abbyy Software.
Commercial site. My favorite electronic dictionary.
Books Russian Page Commercial site. Large selection of intermediate
and advanced course materials, dictionaries, etc.