goldendict - a feature-rich dictionary lookup program
Goldendict is a cross-platform and international dictionary written in
o Use of WebKit for an accurate articles' representation, complete
with all formatting, colors, images and links.
o Support of multiple dictionary file formats, namely:
o Babylon .BGL files, complete with images and resources
o StarDict .ifo/.dict./.idx/.syn dictionaries
o Dictd .index/.dict(.dz) dictionary files
o ABBYY Lingvo .dsl source files, together with abbreviations.
The files can be optionally compressed with dictzip. Dictionary
res-urces can be packed together into a .zip file.
o ABBYY Lingvo .lsa/.dat audio archives. Those can be indexed
separately, -r be referred to from .dsl files.
o Support for Wikipedia, Wiktionary, or any other MediaWiki-based
sites to perform lookups in.
o Ability to use arbitrary websites as dictionaries via templated Url
o Hunspell-based morphology system, used for word stemming and
o Ability to index arbitrary directories with audio files for
o Full Unicode case, diacritics, punctuation and whitespace folding.
This means the ability to type in words without any accents,
correct case, punctuation or spaces (e.g. typing 'Grussen' would
yield 'gruessen' in German dictionaries).
o Scan popup functionality. A small window pops up with the
translation of a word chosen from another application.
o Support for global hotkeys. You can spawn the program window at any
point, or directly translate a word from the clipboard.
o Tabbed browsing in a modern Qt 4 interface.
Copyright (c) 2008-2009 Konstantin Isakov email@example.com
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your
option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
General Public License for more details.
For bugreports into upstream use forum
If You use goldendict under Debian, You can submit a bugreport upto
Debian-BTS. For additional information use the link:
This manpage was written by Dmitry E. Oboukhov firstname.lastname@example.org for