AltaVista: Translation Service
Key in a URL or text, and AltaVista will translate that page from, and into, English with French, German, Italian, Portuguese, or Spanish.
Links to sites dedicated to the study, use, and sheer enjoyment of languages. Select from the list of languages.
Annotated sites covering language software and resources. Afrikaans to Zulu are covered, including hieroglyphics.
Information on 6,500 worldwide languages, with details of regional dialects, and ethnographic affiliations.
Foreign Language Dictionaries
Covers European, Latin, and Asian languages as well as language forums, help for travelers, and esoteric material on cultures such as Icelandic.
Selective, organized list of links to sites (in French) in the areas of French history, current events, media; language literature libraries, e-texts, publishing; art culture tourism; industry trade government; gateways; and search engines/tools.
French Verb Conjugation
Conjugate a French verb by selecting the tense and entering the infinitive form of the verb in the box.
Search for translation of words from either French or English from a database of about 75,000 terms.
Over 130,000 entries for translating an English or German word(s). You can also add vocabulary to this dictionary.
Goethe-Institute, Washington DC
Goethe-Institut e.V. is the Federal Republic of Germany's most important operational partner for the development and implementation of foreign cultural policy.
Dictionaries covering a number of languages, including Russian, German, and French.
Displays Japanese text as gif file images with a database of kanji information. Searchable.
Assists with searching for a translation. With FAQs, recently solved queries, and abbreviations
Languages for Travelers
Provides basic language instruction for travelers. Choose from a vast selection of languages, to learn essential words, phrases and pronunciation.
Search for translations of words in many different languages, many entries have sound files for pronunciation.
Program which attempts to identify the language of a sentence, phrase, or word of your choosing.
Living Swahili Dictionary
Swahili is spoken by roughly 47 million people. Look up words directly from the database or consult useful Swahili phrases.
Online Dictionaries and Thesauri
Index of dictionaries, thesauri and other word resources. Includes foreign language and technical dictionaries, guides and resources.
Russian-English and English-Russian dictionary. Includes information on how to russify your computer with Russian fonts.
Russian Words and Sounds
Simple Russian dictionary of foods and animals, each with a sound file for pronunciation.
Service for travelers which features foreign language pronunciation, translating dictionaries, chat, and message board.
Links page covers language lessons, dictionaries, and programs. Includes commercial resources.
WWW Foreign Language Resources
Aspiring to be the gateway to the best web sites, covers languages from Arabic to Yiddish.