Click here to skip to content

Language dictionaries: German

This is a selective list of German language dictionaries held on open access in the Humanities Reading Room. Brief details of each dictionary are given. The shelfmark of each item is given at the end of every citation; open access shelfmarks precede shelfmarks for any closed access copies. Editions in closed access may vary from those on the open shelves. Electronic resources can be accessed in the Electronic Resources Rooms in both Humanities - Floor 1 and 2.

German

Cassell's German-English English-German dictionary.
HLR433
Lex.111
  
Duden Deutsches Universalwörterbuch.
HLR433
YH1986.b.463
  
Grimm, J. and Grimm, W. Deutsches Wörterbuch.
HLR433
Lex.105
  
Langenscheidts enzyklopädisches Wörterbuch der englischen und deutschen Sprache.
HLR433
HUR433
Lex.106
Lex.107
  
Oxford-Harrap standard German-English dictionary.
HLR433
Lex.109
12995.dd.1
  
Wahrig , G. Das grosse deutsche Wörterbuch.
HLR433
  
Wildhagen, K. English-German German-English dictionary.
HLR433
Lex.245
Lex.248
  

German etymology

Kluge, F. Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache.
HLR432.03
X981/2
  

German synonyms

Farrell, R.B. Dictionary of German synonyms.
HLR433.1
Lex.104
  

German - Old High German

Schutzeichel , R. Althochdutsches Wörterbuch.
HLR437.01
Lex.194
  

German - Middle High German

Goetze, A.A.W. Frühneuhochdeutsches Glossar.
HLR437.02
12963.e.13
  
Lexer, M. von Mittelhochdeutsches Handwörterbuch.
HLR437.02
C.60.n.4
  
Mueller , W. and Zarncke, F. Mittelhochdeutsches Wörterbuch.
HLR437.02
Lex.194
  

German - Low German

Lasch, A. and Borchling, C.A.J.C. Mittelniederdeutsches Handwörterbuch.
HLR439.4
  
Schiller, K. and Lübben, A. Mittelniederdeutsches Wörterbuch.
HLR439.4
  

German - Old Low German

Verdam, J. Middelnederlandsch handwoordenboek.
HLR439.31
  

Humanities Reference Service and Sound & Vision Reference Service
British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
UK

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7412 7831

E-mail: Ask the Reference Team

Related content

Reading Room shelfmarks