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Dictionaries for OS X

Make your Mac better with translation and spelling dictionaries for your language.

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Spellchecking

Dictionaries also installs a spellchecking dictionary, if it’s not already included with OS X, and makes it available in all apps.

Translations

When you don't know a particular word, its translation is only a three-fingers tap away, right where you are.

Pronunciation

Most English definitions include audio pronunciation when opened in Dictionary. Perfect for learning!

All 80 Supported Languages:

Definitions Spellchecking
Español Spanish117,617builtin
Afrikaans Afrikaans7,072✔︎
አማርኛ Amharic1,634✔︎
Aragonés Aragonese1,176✔︎
العربية Arabic49,181✔︎
অসমীয়া Assamese✔︎
Asturianu Asturian10,157✔︎
Azərbaycanca Azerbaijani7,484✔︎
Беларуская Belarusian16,133✔︎
Български Bulgarian40,920✔︎
বাংলা Bengali7,625✔︎
Brezhoneg Breton5,237✔︎
Català Catalan39,344✔︎
Čeština Czech59,738✔︎
Cymraeg Welsh13,398✔︎
Dansk Danish31,901builtin
Deutsch German135,547builtin
Ελληνικά Greek55,361✔︎
Esperanto Esperanto36,969✔︎
Eesti Estonian18,775✔︎
Euskara Basque7,264✔︎
فارسی Persian30,165✔︎
Suomi Finnish166,808builtin (10.11+)
Føroyskt Faroese14,930✔︎
Français French147,455builtin
West-frysk Western Frisian3,908✔︎
Gaeilge Irish36,832✔︎
Gàidhlig Scottish Gaelic21,797✔︎
Galego Galician15,521✔︎
ગુજરાતી Gujarati3,142✔︎
Hausa Hausa1,630✔︎
עברית Hebrew33,360✔︎
हिन्दी Hindi20,514✔︎
Magyar Hungarian58,532✔︎
Հայերեն Armenian36,825✔︎
Bahasa indonesia Indonesian12,695✔︎
Íslenska Icelandic37,377✔︎
Italiano Italian225,060builtin
Қазақ тілі Kazakh5,871✔︎
Kurdî (Beta) Kurdish (Beta)1,071✔︎
한국어 Korean43,760builtin
Latin Latin88,453✔︎
ລາວ Lao6,408✔︎
Lietuvių Lithuanian15,128✔︎
Latviešu Latvian45,785✔︎
Malagasy Malagasy7,265✔︎
Македонски Macedonian39,097✔︎
മലയാളം Malayalam3,152✔︎
Монгол Mongolian7,978✔︎
मराठी Marathi4,702✔︎
Bahasa melayu Malay15,481✔︎
ဗမာ Burmese5,338✔︎
नेपाली Nepali2,379✔︎
Nederlands Dutch79,563builtin
Nynorsk Norwegian Nynorsk19,779✔︎
Norsk bokmål Norwegian Bokmål24,183builtin
ଓଡ଼ିଆ Oriya1,052✔︎
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ Punjabi1,742✔︎
Polski Polish55,058builtin
Português (Brasil) Portuguese (Brazil)95,259builtin
Português (Portugal) Portuguese (Portugal)95,112builtin
Română Romanian45,902✔︎
Русский Russian195,566builtin
Srpskohrvatski (Beta) Serbo-Croatian (Beta)108,258✔︎
සිංහල Sinhala2,330✔︎
Slovenčina Slovak14,939✔︎
Slovenščina Slovenian15,295✔︎
Shqip Albanian15,912✔︎
Svenska Swedish74,183builtin
Kiswahili Swahili9,594✔︎
தமிழ் Tamil5,734✔︎
తెలుగు Telugu23,722✔︎
Тоҷикӣ Tajik5,828✔︎
ไทย Thai18,903✔︎
Türkçe Turkish40,520builtin
Українська Ukrainian19,555✔︎
اردو Urdu10,145✔︎
Ўзбек Uzbek4,839✔︎
Tiếng việt Vietnamese24,182✔︎
ייִדיש Yiddish10,080✔︎
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