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Varietäten, Dialekte, Soziolekte, Slang


EN>EN British slang
url: http://www.peevish.co.uk/slang/a.htm
lang: EN>EN_uk
kwd: slang, popular talk


Nauhatl Glossar
lang: Nauhatl > FR
http://www.ifrance.com/nahuatl/


Bretonisch Lexikon
lang: Bretonisch-FR-LA
http://www.catholicon.fr.st/


Diccionarios de variantes del español
http://www3.unileon.es/dp/dfh/jmr/dicci/001.htm
Links to many glossaries and dictionaries of Spanish dialects


EN>EN The Phrase Finder
url: http://phrases.shu.ac.uk/meanings/index.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: phrases, colloquial language
cmt: such beauties as "A Mars a day helps you work, rest and play"
UK site, all sorts of phrases, meaning and origin (not all), subscription (£) necessary in order to search by keyword but access to alphabetical list for free


EN>EN Slang glossaries
http://www.landfield.com/faqs/music/hip-hop/dictionary/
lang: EN>EN
kwd: rap, hip-hop, music
cmt: Four parts dictionary on rap and hip-hop – American slang
url: http://www.rapdict.org/terms/a
lang: EN>EN
kwd: rap slang, rapper
url: http://members.tripod.co.uk/hinckley/slang.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: slang, First world war, historic slang, history
cmt: It also has some pictures.
http://www.notam.uio.no/~hcholm/altlang/ht/English.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: slang, English language, colloquialisms, idioms, vulgar words, sex, taboo words
url: http://www.peevish.co.uk/slang/
lang: EN>EN
kwd: slang, British English , colloquialisms, idioms
cmt: It's a very good dictionary


EN>EN Australian Slang
url: http://www.aussieslang.com
lang: EN>EN
title: Australian Slang Dictionary with unique Aussie phrases and Australian Slang words.
kwd: australian slang, aussie slang, australian dialects, australian languages, slang directory, dialect directory, cultural dialects, aussie lingo
cmt: "Aussie Slang is a fun dictionary of Australian Slang words and Aussie phrases with an insight into the culture and customs behind the language." Also includes a Slang and Dialect directory of various countries and social groups. Put together by some local guy called, um, er, Woz.


EN>EN Slang
url: http://www.buzzwhack.com/buzzcomp/dict.htm
lang: EN>EN
kwd: slang, buzzwords, jargon


Jargon
Jargon File
http://www.tuxedo.org/jargon


The Alternative Dictionaries
http://www.notam02.no/~hcholm/altlang/
Sehr viele Sprachen und Dialekte


url:  http://www.georgetown.edu/cball/englisc/instant-oe.html
lang: EN
kwd: Old English


DE>DE Uncommon German Words
Url: http://www.begriffe-wissen.de/index.html
lang: DE>DE
kwd: rare words, German, Abasie, Doeskin, Rhyolith
cmt: very nice and inspiring


ES>ES Southern Cone Regionalisms
url: http://www.mainframe.cl/diccionario/diccionario.php 
lang: ES>ES
kwd: Chile, regionalisms, Spanish, southern cone


FR>FR  Eccentric French words
url: http://abu.cnam.fr/DICO/excent/index.html
lang: FR>FR
kwd: De 'abouler' jusqu'ŕ 'zig'. Many old words, argot, and the likes, eccentric words, slang
src: l'Association des bibliophiles universels (ABU). Les Excentricités du language (1965), par Lorédan Larchey, Paris.
cmt: As of June 2001, the site has 283 texts from 100 authors. Have a look around.


FR>FR Caldoche dictionary
url : http://www.brousse-en-folie.com/broussefolie/dico/dicoacc.shtml
lang : FR>FR
kwd : Nouvelle-Calédonie, Caldoche, Calédonien
src : Bernard Berger, Author of cartoons on New Caledonia (South Pacific),
Publisher : La brousse-en-Folie
cmt : Dictionary of local version of the French language. A good-natured site you'll want to refer to if you ever have to deal with material with local content from New Caledonia, by the author of the most famous series of local cartoons. Also includes New Caledonian recipes, basic info on New Caledonia, links, cartoons order forms, and so on.


EN>EN Western Slang and Phrases
url: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~poindexterfamily/OldWestSlang.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: Western slang, Ace-high, Calaboose, Cut a swell, Right as a trivet, Roostered, See the elephant


EN>EN De Vulgari Eloquentia, a Gutter Glossary
url: http://www.nerve.com/Dispatches/West/gutterGlossary/
lang: EN>EN
kwd: piropo, taboo words, sex, sexuality, culture, idioms, etymology
cmt: Interesting and full of cultural and literary references related to taboo words.
"This is the second of two sets of etymologies that Nerve has published from Paul West. He is compiling these and other words for a forthcoming book, entitled The Secret Life of Words: A Fanatic's Album."


EN_uk>EN_us  Different terms
url: http://english2american.com/dictionary/wholelot.html
lang: EN_uk>EN_us
kwd: British, Great Britain, United Kingdom, UK, American, differences
cmt: The English-to-American Dictionary. Use CTRL-F to search for terms in either direction.


EN <> EN  American>British, British>American Dictionary
http://www.peak.org/~jeremy/dictionary/dict.html
lang    EN <> EN
cmt     The American-British British-American Dictionary For English Speaking People


EN>EN Coarse, low, vulgar, obscene language
url: http://website.lineone.net/~piglet/Profane.html
lang:   EN>EN
kwd:    coarse low vulgar indecent slang badword obscenity obscene profane profanity taboo words
cmt:    URL to the *Roger's Profanosaurus*... self-explanatory.


EN>EN, The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition, 2000
URL: http://www.bartleby.com/61/
lang: EN>EN
cmt: "Over 90,000 entries feature 10,000 new words and senses, 70,000 audio word pronunciations, 900 full-page color illustrations, language notes and word-root appendixes", pronounciation sound files


EN>EN Cocaine Slang Terminology
url: http://www.angelfire.com/co/Cocaine/slang.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: cocaine, slang, drugs


EN>EN World Wide Words
World Wide Words
url: http://www.quinion.com/words/index.htm
lang: EN>EN
kwd: words, phrases, obscure words
cmt: "Edited by Michael Quinion, a researcher for the Oxford English Dictionary, this quirky, surprising site explains the meaning of obscure words (like astrobleme) and traces the origin of phrases".   Topical words, turns of phrases, weird words. There's also a newsletter. Excellent!


EN>EN Slang and Idioms
 http://www.slangsite.com/
lang: EN>EN
kwd: slang, colloquialisms, made-up words
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http://www.buzzwhack.com/
lang: EN>EN
kwd: buzzwords, idioms, new words, slang
cmt: This site defines some words in a funny way


Sitio de los Regionalismos de la Lengua Española
http://www.hispanicus.com/drle/ (ES)
leider nur in Auszügen kostenlos


PT>EN Glossary of Brazilian Colloquial and Onomatopoeic Terms
http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:Q2shSAttL-8:www.ut.ngb.army.mil/clp/linguists/fbis/bracoll.pdf+%22Foreign+Broadcast+Information+Service%22+glossary+portuguese&hl=pt
lang: PT_br>EN
kwd: colloquial terms, slang, onomatopoeic terms, onomatopoeia
src: Foreign Broadcast Information Service
cmt: Not exhaustive but very interesting.


Verkehr

siehe auch Schiffahrt, Tourismus


EN<>ES Railcar dictionary
url: http://www.rgcx.com/Spanish/dirlist.html
lang: EN<>ES
kwd: railcar, freight car parts, trains


EN>EN Railway terminology.
http://www.trainweb.org/railwaytechnical/index.html#TOP
http://www.rica.org/ind_info/glossary.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: railways


ES>ES Railway glossary
url: http://www.airtel.net/hosting/00002/jtrigos/glosario/glosario.htm
lang: ES>ES
kwd: railway, rail transport, train, wagon


EN<>FR  Aviation
URL http://www.dassault-aviation.fr/corporate/information/dictionnaire/liste.cfm?libelle=A
lang: EN<>FR
kwd: aviation


EN>EN_uk Aviation terms
url: http://www.hiway.co.uk/aviation/pterms1.html
lang: EN>EN_uk
kwd: aviation, technical jargon, acronyms, abbreviations, aeronautical, aeronautics
src: Compiled by James Allan, Mike Jerram and Tony French (Pilot Aviation Magazine)
cmt: Aviation acronyms, abbreviations and jargon. Choose a letter to jump to the alphabetical section; or browse by topic using the "find" command in your browser.


EN>FR aviation terms
Glossary of Aviation Terms
url: http://www.dassault-aviation.fr/corporate/information/dictionnaire/index.htm>
lang: EN>FR
kwd: aviation, aeronautical, aeronautics, airplane


IT<>EN Transport
url: http://www.transports.it/ecimet/glossario10.htm
lang: IT<>EN
kwd: Transport, transportation, shipment, shipping

cmt: The IT>EN version of the dictionary (http://www.transports.it/ecimet/glossario1.htm ) begins at page 10! See URL above. You will need to change the number in the URL to get there.

EN<>DE Railway Technology
url: http://members.aol.com/vermischtes/diction.htm
lang: EN, DE
kwd: trains, railways


EN<>FR Aviation Dictionary
url: http://www.pilotlist.org/index.php
lang: EN<>FR
kwd: aviation, aircraft, aeronautical
cmt: Click on Dico to access the dictionary, organized by the francophone pilots mailing list. 140,000 entries.


EN>EN Transport
URL: http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/transport_plan/glossary.stm
LANG: EN>EN
KWD: AADT,AONB, transportation, acronyms, transport abbreviation
CMT: Not long. It was not what I was originally looking for . Interesting material.


EN>EN Air Charter Glossary
url: http://www.guides.com/acg/articles/glossary.asp
lang: En>EN
kwd: Air way Distance, Amphibious Floats, ARO, Block Rates,      Block Speed, Certificate, Commuter Operator, Corporate Operator,      Cruise Speed, Deadhead, Duty Time, FBO, Fleet Manager,      Flight Time, Floats, GADO, General Aviation,      Great Circle Distance, IFR, ILS, Independent Operator, Layover,      Medevac, Positioning, Propjet, Ramp, Stage Length, Taxi Time,      VFR, Waiting Time,

src: The Air Charter guide


EN>EN Helicopter terms
url: http://www.net-express.com/nexus/glossary.html
lang: EN>EN
kwd: helicopter, aviation, flight, chopper


Versicherung, Rente

siehe auch Sozialwesen


Versicherungslexikon
lang: DE
http://www.versicherungsnetz.de/Onlinelexikon/a.html


http://www.insurancetranslation.com/Glossary_Agent/index.htm  (beinhaltet viele Links)
http://www.lcgroup.com/explanations/
http://www.insurexchange.com/glossary/list.htm


EN>EN Insurance glossary
url: http://www.income.com.sg/insurance/terminology.asp
lang: EN>EN
kwd: life insurance, general insurance
cmt: small glossary (about 100 terms), site of NTUC Income, a co-operative insurance society formed in 1970 in Signapore 


DE>DE Financial planification, insurance
url: http://www.advance-finanzplanung.de/glos/gloss_f.html
lang: DE>DE
kwd: Diebstahl, Rechtschutz, Rentenversicherung usw, financial planning, insurance


DE>DE Insurance glossary
url: http://www.expertisa.ch/ex-index/ex-Glossar-B.htm
lang: DE>DE
kwd: Insurance
scr: Credit Swiss Group Winterthur Insurance, Switzerland
cmt: precise descriptions of not too many terms


DE>DE Life insurance - Switzerland
url: http://www.swissfocus.ch/index/lexikon/glossar-menu/glossar-abc.htm
lang: DE>DE
kwd: life insurance, Switzerland
src: Swissfocus (ABC der Lebensversicherung)


DE>DE Insurance glossary
URL: http://www.deutscherring.de/
lang: DE>DE
kwd: insurance


url: http://members.aol.com/translatrs/dictionaries/ins-enpo.htm
lang: EN>PT
kwd: Insurance


MULTI Insurance glossaries & resources
 INSURANCE
 DE>DE http://www.amv.de/internet/amven/amven_inter.nsf/docs/lexika_lexika
 DE>FR http://tradition.axone.ch/
 EN>DE http://www.finanz-adressen.de/
 EN>EN http://home.ncia.com/~slarsson/sitejour.html
 EN>EN http://home8.inet.tele.dk/p-spitz/Bookmarks/Bookmarks3.html#Insurance
 EN>EN http://hotwired.lycos.com/special/ene/
 EN>EN http://mc2consulting.com/riesgo.htm
EN>EN http://personalfinance.firstunion.com/pf/cda/ps/product_type/0,,122,00.html
 EN>EN http://www.e-analytics.com/glossdir.htm
 EN>EN http://www.findalink.net/reinsurance/
 EN>EN http://www.garlic.com/~lynn/fingloss.htm
 EN>EN http://www.imms.com/glossary/adeargloss.htm
 EN>EN http://www.insurance.com/default.asp
 EN>EN http://www.insure.com/glossary.cfm
 EN>EN http://www.insurexchange.com/glossary/insurance.htm
 EN>EN http://www.insurnet.com.hk/glossary/le.html#a
 EN>EN http://www.moneyworld.co.uk/glossary/index.html
 EN>EN http://www.natsure.co.za/forms_policy_application.asp
 EN>EN http://www.re-eval.co.uk/glossary.htm
 EN>EN http://www.ucalgary.ca/mg/inrm/glossary/index.htm
 EN>ES http://members.aol.com/translatrs/dictionaries/ins-ensp.html
 EN>FR http://www.actuaries.ca/publications/lexicon/default.htm
 EN>FR http://www.aon.ca/english/ars/insterms/index.htm
 FR>FR http://globegate.utm.edu/french/globegate_mirror/dicoeco.html
 FR>FR http://www.winterthur-insurance.ch/home/bus/bus_evag_glossar.htm
DE>DE http://www.winterthur-insurance.ch/fr/home/bus/bus_evag_glossar.htm
 IT>IT http://www.6sicuro.com/aree/glossario.htm
 MULTI http://www.abnamro.nl/banktermen/
 PT>PT http://www.uniaonovohamburgo.com.br/dicionario_seguros.htm
 PT>PT http://www.winterthur.pt/cliente/dic/index.htm


DE>DE Pension fund glossary, BfA
url: http://www.bfa-berlin.de/ (look under "Nachschlagewerke"/Rentenlexikon)
Direct access: http://www.bfa-berlin.de/ger/ger_nachschlagewerke.6/ger_lexikon.60/ger_60_vorwort.html
lang: DE>DE
kwd: pension fund
scr: Bundesversicherungsanstalt für Angestellte (BfA) (Germany)
cmt: full list of standard persion fund terminology


EN>ES Insurance glossary
url: http://members.aol.com/translatrs/dictionaries/ins-ensp.html
lang: EN>ES
kwd: insurance, benefits, initial life premium, spouse rider,  surrender value


EN>EN Insurance
URL: http://www.iisa.co.za/college-glossary.html
Lang: EN>EN
Kwd: short-term insurance
src: the Insurance Institute of South Africa
cmt: technical terms most commonly encountered during the study or purchase of short-term insurance


DE, EN, FR Health insurance glossary
url: http://www.hurisc.org/bkkwort/fulle.htm
lang: DE, EN, FR
kwd: health, old-pension insurance, health insurance, coverage
src: BKK


ES>ES Health Insurance glossary saludigital.com
url: http://www.saludigital.com
lang: ES>ES
kwd: health, medical, patient information, health insurance
cmt: Spanish only saludigital.com: this page is sometimes slow to load; then you have to click on a tiny box marked Diccionarios Médicos, then still you wait again and click on an awkward banner <Diccionario médico de Adeslas - Seguros de Salud> (this line does not look in any way like a LINK! Then after that page finally loads, you still have to click again: either type in a term in the search box by <Término a Buscar > and then click on Buscar; or click on one of the annoying tiny (and slow to load) letters of the alphabet under either <Diccionario general> or <Diccionario Odontológico>: I think it's a diabolically designed Spanish language Zen study in aggravation .. :-)
see also http://www.interfold.com/translator/medsites.htm


 

 

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