4.1051 R: MR Dictionaries (1/122)

Elaine Brennan & Allen Renear (EDITORS@BROWNVM.BITNET)
Mon, 18 Feb 91 17:24:58 EST

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 4, No. 1051. Monday, 18 Feb 1991.

Date: Mon, 18 Feb 91 11:35:37 EST
From: Willard McCarty <MCCARTY@vm.epas.utoronto.ca>
Subject: machine-readable dictionaries

My colleague Russ Wooldridge sends along his list of MRDs, compiled with
the help of several Humanists.

Willard McCarty
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Compiler: <wulfric@vm.epas.utoronto.ca>
Version: 13 February 1991

Contact abbreviations:

1. Sources of dictionaries:
CF = Catherine Fowler, Prentice Hall, NY, tel. 1-212-373-8830/8292
CH = Chadwyck-Healey, VA, tel. 1-800-752-0515 --or-- Cambridge, tel.
CL = Charles Levine, Random House, NY, tel. 1-212-572-2224
Co = Collins, Glasgow, tel. 44-41-772-3200 --or-- London, tel.
DS = Della Summers, Longman, Essex, tel. 44-279-26721,
fax 44-279-31059, telex 81259 Longmn G
HF = Hachette, France
KD = K.P. Donnelly <k.p.donnelly@edinburgh.ac.uk>
MB = Microsoft Bookshelf
ML = Mark Liberman (ACL/DCI), UPenn <myl@unagi.cis.upenn.edu>,
tel. 1-215-898-0141/0083/6046
MW = Merriam Webster, tel. 1-413-734-3134
OA = Oxford Text Archive, <archive@vax.oxford.ac.uk>
OUP = Oxford Electronic Publishing, OUP, NY --or-- Oxford,
tel. 44-865-56767
RA = Robert Arn, Educational Software Products, Toronto
RW = Russon Wooldridge <wulfric@vm.epas.utoronto.ca>

2. Source of information:
BK = Bob Kraft, UPenn <kraft@penndrls.upenn.edu>


American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [MB]

Bauer-Arndt-Gingrich-Danker, Greek-English (early Christian Greek) [BK]

CED Prolog Factbase [OA: U-1192-E]

COBUILD Dictionary [Co]

Collins English Dictionary [Co] [OA: A-1255-E] [ML "available soon"]

Davidson, Hebrew-English (biblical Hebrew) [BK]

Estienne [Stephanus], Linguae Latinae Thesaurus, 1531 (Latin headwords
and French glosses) [RW]

Estienne [Stephanus], Dictionarium latinogallicum, 1552 (Bilingual
items) [RW]

Gage Canadian Dictionary [RA]

Irish Gaelic-English Dictionary [KD]

Jones, English Pronouncing Dictionary [OA: U*-571-D]

Liddell-Scott, Intermediate Size Greek-English (classical Greek) [BK]

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English [DS]

MacBain, Etymological Dictionary of the [Scottish] Gaelic Language [OA]

Merriam Webster's 9th Collegiate (CD-ROM and NeXT) [MW]

MRC Psycholinguistic database (expanded SOED entries) [OA: U*-1054-E]

Newby, Greek-English (New Testament Greek) [BK]

Nicot, Thresor de la langue francoyse, 1606 [RW]

Oxford Dictionary of Current Idiomatic English [OA: A-288-E]

Oxford Dictionary of Music [OA: U-592-E]

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations [OA: U-398-D]

Oxford English Dictionary (1st Edition) on CD-ROM [OUP]

Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (original ed.) [OA: A*-154-E]

Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (untagged version) [OA: A-667-E]

Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (parsed and tagged version) [OA:

Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (expanded "Computer Usable"
version) [OA: U*-710-E]

Random House Dictionary [CL]

Robert Electronique [CH]

Roget's Thesaurus [DS]

Shorter Oxford Dictionary (headwords only) [OA: U*-157-D]

Smith, Coptic-English (Sahidic) [BK]

Stoer et al., Grand dictionaire francois-latin, 1593-1628 (additions)

Thorndike-Lorge Magazine Count (entries from "The teacher's word book
of 30,000 words") [OA: U-400-B]

Webster's New World Dictionary, 3rd College Ed. [CF]

Zyzomys [HF]