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Online collection of German language reference works of the publishing house Duden. The default search screen is set to "alle Duden-Datenbanken" (all Duden databases) which includes the following Duden dictionaries and lexicons: Deutsches Universalwörterbuch (Universal German dictionary); Das grosse Fremdwörterbuch (Large dictionary of internationalisms); Das Synonymwörterbuch (Dictionary of synonyms); Das grosse Wörterbuch der Zitate und Redewendungen (Large dictionary of quotations and idioms); Wörterbuch der Abkürzungen (Dictionary of abbreviations); Familiennamen, Herkunft und Bedeutung (Family names, ethymology and meaning); Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke (Dictionary of medical terminology); Wörterbuch der New Economy (Dictionary of the new economy); Das Lexikon der Wirtschaft (Dictionary of economy); Die deutsche Rechtschreibung (German orthography); Das Herkunftswörterbuch (Etymological dictionary); Richtiges und gutes Deutsch (Correct and proper German); Grosses Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache (Large dictionary of the German language); Lexikon der Vornamen (Lexicon of first names); Geographische Namen in Deutschland (Geographical names in Germany); Wörterbuch der Szenesprachen (Contemporary Slang dictionary); and Recht (Law).

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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Germanic Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

German language -- Orthography and spelling -- Dictionaries -- Databases.
German language -- Foreign words and phrases -- Dictionaries -- Databases.
German language -- Synonyms and antonyms -- Dictionaries -- Databases.
Names, Personal -- Dictionaries -- Databases.
Abbreviations, German -- Dictionaries -- Databases.