Sunday, January 27, 2013

Adding Dictionaries to Dictionary.app


As of OS X 10.8.2, Dictionary.app has modules for reference dictionaries in US English, British English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, and Simplified Chinese.  Some ways to add more are :

This site has German, Arabic, Latin, Chinese, Italian.

Etresoft has a dictionary for the Quran and two Bible dictionaries.

Others available are Italian, Norwegian, Catalan, and Romanian.

Also check this site.

In 10.9 Apple added Italian, Dutch, Korean, Korean/English, Chinese/English.

Here are instructions for getting and installing Apple's Dictionary Development Kit.

1 comment:

Igor Freiberger said...

There are several additional dictionaries available here: http://mysite.mweb.co.za/residents/clasqm/mac-os-x-dictionaries/index.html