https://www.duolingo.com/Arnauti

Swedish online dictionaries and lexical resources

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Swedish online dictionaries and lexical resources

  • The classical Svenska Akademiens ordlista, aka SAOL, used by all Swedes, is a spelling wordlist that only has definitions of words that may be unknown to a native speaker. This is the best wordlist if you're looking for the correct spelling or want to know the forms of a word.

  • The Swedish dictionary which has the best definitions (in Swedish) is Svensk ordbok. It is now available as an app for both iPhone and Android. Link Not free, but very good.

  • Lexin is an online dictionary made mainly for immigrants. It has sound files for many words, read by native speakers. Click the word lyssna example here. This dictionary also has ”picture themes” – pictures of stuff, collected in themes like "City and traffic" with words and their sounds. These are here. In the top left menu that says Svenska, you can choose languages like Albanian, Finnish, Russian, Greek or Spanish, to see the same pictures with words and sounds in those languages instead. Could be useful for Swedes learning other languages!

  • Folkets lexikon The above mentioned Lexin is no longer maintained for English, but they still provide this version of it, which is originally based on research, and then enhanced by crowdsourcing, if I understand it correctly.

  • Svenska Akademiens ordbok (SAOB, not to be confused with SAOL) is a historical dictionary. The first volume was printed in 1893 but they're not finished yet (they're close to the end of T)! This dictionary is good if you're interested in when a word first appeared in the Swedish language, or how it was spelled and used historically. Only for very advanced learners.

  • Svensk etymologisk ordbok If you're interested in etymology (the origin of words), this is what you're looking for.

  • Wiktionary is like Wikipedia, but for languages. You can become a contributor too. This dictionary often has conjugation tables and sentence examples, sometimes translations too. If the word is in Wiktionary in another language, a link on the left side will take you there. Depending on what your native language is and how good that Wiktionary is, it may be very useful to you. If it's not that good, you might want to improve it.

  • Wikipedia For words that denote things, Wikipedia is a really good resource. Look up the word in Swedish, then go to View in another language (or Språk), and click on your language. Does not work for all words, but for the kind of stuff that has Wikipedia articles, this is great. You'll learn a lot too.

  • Ord.se – look up words and get English translations and sometimes phrases. This is based on Norstedts Swedish-English dictionary, which is very good. wordfinderonline.se seems to use the same database.

  • The People’s Dictionary is a crowdsourced online dictionary.

  • bab.la is an online dictionary with sound files and English translations. The best part is the example collection though, more about that below.

  • tyda.se is another online dictionary. It often gives a lot of synonyms, but not much else. Edit: many learners like this one.

  • Woxikon – gives translations into many languages.

  • synonymer.se the name says it all – synonyms.

  • Svensk-engelsk ordbok för den högre utbildningen Looking for terms related to higher education? Here's your dictionary.

  • KARP If you're seriously interested in lexicology and want to be able to search many dictionaries at the same time, this is your new home online. For nerds only.

  • Forvo is an online pronouncing dictionary with words read by native speakers. Very useful.

Resources to see the language in action:

  • Korp is a huge collection of Swedish corpora (text collections). You can choose which corpora to search. There are lots of options for the advanced user. For a beginner it is still interesting just to type in a word and look at what sentences come up.

  • bab.la is a large collection of real-life translations. These can be very useful, but remember they are not checked by a human eye. Some translations are just wrong. However, the site can be useful to get an idea of how the language is used. Most translations seem to be from EU contexts. There's a dictionary part too.

  • linguee.com is also a large, searchable collection of real-life translations.

Smartphone/tablet apps:

  • Svenska Akademiens ordlista (see above) is available as a free app for Android, iPhone, Windows Phone 7, and Symbian. If you've got a smartphone, you should have this app.

  • bab.la (see above) also has a free app.

  • The dictionary apps from Norstedts are good, but expensive. See further comment from antspants01 on this page about them.

  • There is now an app for Svensk ordbok available both for iPhone and Android. Not free, but this is the best monolingual Swedish definition dictionary you can find imho.

  • Here's a link to an overview of 150+ apps for people (anyone from children to immigrants) who are learning Swedish: http://www.pappasappar.se/svenska-sprakappar/

If you've know about other online dictionaries, please comment. I'll edit this text to add your suggestions.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/emmajeans

Not so much a dictiornary, but I really like Verbix http://www.verbix.com/languages/swedish.shtml

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/_G.K._
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Tack så mycket!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Zlati

Thank you!

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Skoldpaddor

After sifting through a couple of these, I noted that the terminology is a bit different from English dictionaries. Would you consider a post or a bonus skill or something that explains some words for dictionary-reading?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/julianfloris

this one is useful for both swedish and dutch words:

http://ordbok.lagom.nl/woordenboek.html

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Bartleby
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Excellent list! Do note, however, that the etymological dictionary available online is a digitalisation of the first edition, which may contain errors. Later editions are still under copyright.

For some true ”överkurs” my favourite dictionary, "Glossarium öfver föråldrade eller ovanliga ord och talesätt” is also to be found online: http://runeberg.org/ovanliga/

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Arnauti
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There are more old dictionaries here: http://litteraturbanken.se/#!/om/hjalp?ankare=Ordb%C3%B6cker

And there are of course errors in all the crowdsourced dictionaries above. I've also spotted a few in Lexin.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Labtheque

Hmmm... I should really look through my old Svenska för Invandrare/Svenska som andra språk stuff for some of the online resources. Off the top of my head Safir (http://www.digitalasparet.se/safir/startsida.htm) might be a good complement to what exists here.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/applebee
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Great site. Tack så mycket.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/VictoriaJayne1

I'm not sure if this has been answered before but is there a site that explains how gender is determined, when to use "en" and "ett" and other grammar issues I may come across?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/LukeBarker1

a very nice dictionary app and free for Android phones is Folkets https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=air.air.com.fiddleapps.FolketsOrdbokhl=en

A useful function it has and also that bab.la nice iPhone app has is "history" of things you look up. I find this terribly useful. Both offline-ready which is more useful.

Another app solution that is good is for Kindle (or e-readers) - on Amazon there wasa very cheap Swedish English dictionary and also a free one I found somewhere - I forget where. Handy if you are reading on kindle at least and no wifi. I find I use dictionary most when I am not data connected, otherwise I settle for Google Translate as it is so versatile.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Snommelp
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This is an absolutely fantastic list, thanks! In a similar vein, does anyone have some good resources for children's books in Swedish? That seems like it would be a good supplement to the Duolingo training.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/aranworld

Adlibris Mondo is a version of the online bookshop, Adlibris, that only sells e-books and audible books, but it will sell them to the worldwide market. If you live in the USA, the extremely frustrating thing is that Swedish bookshops do not generally deliver to the USA, so buying e-books is basically the only option.

A very popular beginning reader series right now in Sweden is the LasseMajas Detektivbyrå series. You can buy e-book versions of these for about 50SEK each.

Just like in English, picture books can contain complex words, because they are written for adults to read to children. However, Sweden has a thriving picture book industry and those books are definitely worth checking out. Picture books are great ways to enrich your vocabulary.

If you want very very basic picture books, then the author Stina Wirsén is a great place to start.

Gunilla Bergström's Alfons series is fantastic and another series that would be a good place to go once you get the toddler books under your belt.

Jan Lööf's book are in a similar difficulty level as Alfons and are also fun, captivating stories with a lot of nice humor.

Again, the list goes on and on, because Sweden's children's literature is so rich. Many authors are not yet available digitally, however. Barbro Lindgren's Loranga series was available at the UC Berkeley library when I was learning Swedish, and I found it to be a great "easy" chapter book.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/RAlberdi
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I would really love to get some easy reading texts too. I would also ask for cartoons or similar material with Swedish audio in the web. No svensk episodes of Peppa Pig or Dora The Explorer (Dora utforskaren) online? Or Chuggington...

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/1094733568

I found some some free streaming TV programs with swedish closed captioning at

http://www.svtplay.se/program

Currently there are a few short cartoon stories like this in the children's section

http://www.svtplay.se/alfons-aberg

I think they expire after 30 days but also looks like new programs are added.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/RAlberdi
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Thanks a lot for the URL. I found the episoes in youtube too, so no worries about expiry dates.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AnnieBarnes

i found avatar the last airbender dubbed in swedish!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/shayisnthere

Where did you find that? That would be so great!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/feanarosurion
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Wiktionary has always been fantastic for me. The quality of Finnish words is amazing (individual pages for most common forms of each word). Usually the translations of Swedish words are present with complete inflection tables which is immensely helpful. The fact that it's free is pretty fantastic as well.

3 years ago

[deactivated user]

    I have created a Swedish Multi-Search tool inspired by the contributors to fluent-forever.com and by the Duolingo Swedish-English Team. Currently, this tool searches 12 websites for Swedish words. The tool also has a button for clearing the tabs for previous multi-searches. The tool works just fine when opened with Chrome or Firefox. However, the 'Click Here to Delete Tabs for Previous Multi-Searches'' button does not function in Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge. For all 12 windows to appear when using IE or Edge, you must "Allow Pop-up Windows''. I don't know if it works on mobile devices.

    The 12 websites are:

    1. Forvo (audio for pronunciation of searched word by native Swedes)
    2. Google Images (for images associated with the searched word, can be used in flash card applications like Anki)
    3. Lexin
    4. Norstedts Ordböcker (includes lots of phrases in which the searched word is used)
    5. SV Wiktionary (includes inflection of searched word and example sentences)
    6. EN Wiktionary (same as above)
    7. Bab.la Dictionary (audio of searched word; sentences for various different meanings of searched word)
    8. Google Translate
    9. The People's Dictionary (includes audio, synonyms, example sentences, derived compound words using searched word)
    10. Interglot Translation Dictionary
    11. SALDO (includes comprehensive conjugations, inflections; shows verb group and noun declension)
    12. Word Reference

    I used this tool in creating my own Anki (http://ankisrs.net/) card sets for Swedish. I hope you find this tool useful too. CandyKD

    I just finished the Swedish tree so this is my way of giving back to the community that got me to 51% fluency in Swedish. ( I still have a lot of practice to do!)

    Here is the link to my GitHub repository for the tool:

    https://github.com/CanDKD/SV_Multi_Search

    Be sure to read the 'README.md' file for instructions for accessing the tool.

    Special ''thanks'' to thorr18 below for helping me make this tool more accessible.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/thorr18
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    Now I can right-click on the following URL, "save link as" and open the file without any renaming. https://github.com/CanDKD/SV_Multi_Search/raw/master/SVENMultiSearch.html

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/kiteo

    Hmm, do you know a way of using this on iOS?

    1 month ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/antspants01
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    The Nordstedts dictionary apps are very conveniently split up into several. If you're wanting something like the Collins Complete Unabridged German app with all its features you'll be fairly disappointed. One dictionary had noun endings for definite singular and definite plural, another has pronunciation of Swedish verbs and another had some different feature that I can't remember off the top of my head. To be honest, they could have easily fit all those features into one app but they don't. After seeing all these links it looks like there's a plethora of free options so now I won't have to spend a fortune!

    Another link is the dic.cc site and app. Though the Swedish database is much smaller than the German one there's some phrases in there that I didn't find on bab.la.

    Tack :p

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Timurso53
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    You mean dict.cc, don't you?

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/pnj2411
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    Another useful resource is linguee.com. This is a searchable database of "hundreds of millions" of human-translated texts (most from the EU it seems). I've used it a lot for French/English, but Swedish is there too. The big advantage over dictionaries and machine-translation sites is the ability to see several real-world translations of words and phrases in context. Translation quality can vary though.

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/CrazyChao
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    Has http://litteraturbanken.se/#!/start changed? I don't see the option to search through den Svenska Ordboken anymore.

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/RAlberdi
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    Yep, same here

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/ninariikonen

    I'm a Swedish English bilingual speaker (live in new zealand) and I only ever use tyda.se it's quick and easy and as you type it gives suggestions in both English and Swedish

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/DavidBast
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    tack mycket :D

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/DavidBast
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    Hello ninariikonen, I just looked at the site and it doesn't give a transcription of the Swedish words. It seems a nice site, but it isn't really what I was looking at...

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/ninariikonen

    Aha, were you looking for like an IPA transcription or something? Which one have your fond to be the best for providing that?

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/DavidBast
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    Yeah indeed, it's IPA that I would like. I don't really understand what you mean by that last sentence...

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/otsogutxi
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    Dict.cc is a brilliant dictionary. It has many languages including Norwegian and Swedish.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/CrazyChao
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    It seems to me that the German side of it is more complete. I find a lot more translations for German into Swedish and Norwegian than I do English into either of those.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/DavidBast
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    Ok, thanks for this one too, but it still hasn't the phonetic transcription (it's IPA that I need).

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/SilvijaKad1

    Hey, guys... I have a question. I'm planning to work as nurse in Sweden. Can someone point me in direction of some medical related resources, that could help me with that part of swedish. Thanks.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/tumsi

    My Swedish teacher recommand us http://ungafakta.se . That is a webpage for children, so you get a lot of easy to read texts of different subjects. Probably a good start for reading texts and to pick new words to improve one's vocabulary.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Embla_
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    I think this is the best place to ask and not a new topic; can anyone recommend me some good podcasts? The trouble with finding swedish podcasts is that swedes all speak english too well... if I put my country as sweden most podcasts (especially in stuff i'm interested in, science and games) are still in english! I've tried the barn och familj categorie, thinking I could find something easy, but I don't know if I'd get bored... and the sesame street and children's stories podcasts were both in english! Anyone know some with cool fairy tales or something? (or maybe folklore?)

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    https://www.duolingo.com/tux2000
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    The "information radio channel" P1 is providing a lot of their programs as podcasts. An example for a science program is "Vetandets värld" for which you can get an RSS feed for the poscast here: http://api.sr.se/api/rss/program/412

    A list of many more programs is found here: http://sverigesradio.se/sida/allaprogram.aspx?filterpodd=true When you click on the program you like and scroll down to the very end there is an XML and an RSS link in the lower left corner...

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/thegreyeye

    Tack så mycket

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/DavidBast
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    Is there also a dictionary or vocabulary with the (official IPA) phonetic transcription? It would be nice to search the pronunciation of words I learn by reading and not by listening...

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/thorr18
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    I also came here to see if someone mentioned IPA. Wiktionary gives lots of English IPA, but doesn't always have the IPA for Swedish words. I'll check all the others listed in the post.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/thanosisback

    I wish to add the http://www.interglot.com/ which I use a lot and of course the wikibooks: http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Swedish

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Droigheann

    I use acapela http://www.acapela-group.com/voices/demo/ a lot: when I get a "translate from English to Swedish" task I try and then (not getting the sound file here with this type of a task) copypaste the correct answer to acapela to listen to it there. It's only a robot as well of course, so for instance they don't turn a sound into a retroflex one after a word ending in -r; on the other hand they have four speakers for "standard" Swedish and one each for Finnish, Scanian and Gothenburg Swedish.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/johan560630

    Thanx! It was rather good quality on this one.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/johan560630

    I liked the "Filip" child voice a lot,

    Try my pronounce-test below on Filip :-) See if you can figure out what the only real error was that I found now:

    "

    Tjena! Ja,det låter ju bra #SWALLOW02# Jag vet inte om det här är OK eller skräp, #LAUGH01# Men det måste ju utvärderas.Typ vi testar väl med nått lätt: Sju sjuka sjömän och sex laxar i en laxask schabblade bort en jädra massa miljarder spänn, häromdan. Dagens Mat-tips: Köttgrytor ä gott och nyttigt

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Timurso53
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    If you learn with texts, for example on www.8sidor.se i can strongly recommend using it together with "Learning with Texts", a totally free open-source application that saves your read words, provides a in-app dictionary and helps to learn words and expressions in context. You should check it out: http://lwt.sourceforge.net/

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/rainevi

    What is the best way to determine if a word is an en or ett word?

    You type the basic form "brev" in dictionary and see if the definite form ends in something that resembles "et"?

    Like in this case, http://tyda.se/search/brev?lang%5B0%5D=en&lang%5B1%5D=sv

    Says: brevet brev breven

    From which I can tell that brev must be an ett word.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Seferiannie
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    is there like "Project Gutenberg" but with small text in swedish, or children books i can get online? little red riding hood, or other folk stories for kids..??? i learnt english way before anyone in my school, by curiously reading books... for me this is how i learn a language... Tack sa mycket.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/johan560630

    You might want to add: https://addons.mozilla.org/sv-SE/firefox/addon/g%C3%B6rans-hemmasnickrade-ordli/ to the resources list, a good private initiative for a spellchecker-plugin in the browser. Very good for writing emails in webmail, or at web-pages, for example it will highlight words that I spell wrong here in the comment box before I send it., right click on your word to get suggestions.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/BetoRamona
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    21st-century polyglot man.

    1 year ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/fyrkrans
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    svenska.se is really great. Here you can search SO, SAOL and SAOB at once. Note that all of these are Swedish-Swedish dictionaries, but once your Swedish is up to it, I highly recommend using them. (Especially SO, which is also available as app. In the past the app cost like 50 SEK, which it's definitely worth, but now it seems to be available for free.)

    11 months ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/martinhrvn

    Great resources, thank you very much. Do you know of any reading text and/or reading text+audio which would be suitable for beginner? I tried reading Harry Potter och De vises sten I got book + audiobook, but at my current level is a bit too difficult, do you know of anything?

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Puhy007

    http://8sidor.se/ this site helped me alot :)

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Lundgren8
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    My absolute favourite dictionary is Nationalencyklopedins ordbok, which you have to pay for unfortunately unless you can access it through your university or school. I think it's really brilliant, with very exact definitions, example sentences and short etymology. It's very extensive and in Swedish, so the definitions can be hard to grasp as a non-native speaker however.

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Bartleby
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    Isn’t it mostly identical with Svensk Ordbok?

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Lundgren8
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    I haven’t used it, so I don’t know, but from the example page given it looks very similar. :)

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/LaylaHermkens

    thank you!

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/LukeBarker1

    also, not sur eif I Should mention this here, but the best site apart from Duolingo for me as an autodidactical student is 8sidor.se

    It has few-minutes long audio of current news.

    So this is Foreign, Swedish, Sport news etc. No translations are given but the language is simplified although not to any major detriment in my view. It is about clarity for learners.

    They have added a nice little widget player for listening, and you can even choose slower or faster playback for that. It also highlights the current word in its accompanying transcripted text.

    Very nice resource and gives good listening practice with helpful scaffolding.

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Thaurin
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    Also, don't forget to listen to Klartext every day. ;)

    http://sverigesradio.se/sida/default.aspx?programid=493

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Puhy007

    I love 8sidor.se :D Thank you so much for this :D will help a alot :D

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/midvalecottage

    Very cool! I love the highlighting and slower speed. Hugely helpful.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/branko13.07

    Ooh! Many thanks for 8sidor.se!!!

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/MuWaseem

    this is brilliant so we can improve the listening skills. it will be very helpful :) Tack Luke

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Barzun

    Ah, thank you so much for this! Even though I don't take Swedish on DuoLingo, I do in school, I'll be using this a lot!

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/taniquetils

    So useful! Thank you!

    4 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/WarriorCleberz
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    Thanks you so much for this article ! I was needing a lot that help, utmärkt!

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Bibi.org
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    Thank you very very much :) I hope to be able to speak some Swedish next time I visit my friend there :)

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/nordicspell

    Tack! great help

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/n0rabunny

    google translate is NOT good

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/kiteo

    It can be laughably bad/wrong... but occasionally it can be quite spot on with idioms and even sometimes comes through when absolutely nothing else at hand does.

    1 month ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Pipan87
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    http://www.luxikon.se - dictionary with slang words.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/liverj0

    can you speak so many languages arnauti

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/liverj0

    can someone speak arabic ore icelandic here

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/beumarchais

    I wish I could read Swedish well enough to use more of these :/ There's one that looks like it could answer a question I had about the etymology of ursäkta.

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/hpfan5
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    forvo.com is a good resource

    3 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/dtaron
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    I'm a complete beginner in Swedish, but when I was googling around for a dictionary to look up utrum/neutrum classifications and declensions, I found SALDO (Svenskt associationslexikon 2) from Uni Gothenburg. LOVE IT.

    http://spraakbanken.gu.se/eng/resource/saldo

    (The Search SALDO link at the left is where I usually go: http://spraakbanken.gu.se/ws/saldo-ws/fl/html )

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Arnauti
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    Yes, SALDO is great too! I should add it to the list.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/kerem.albuyur

    really useful, thanks!

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/BennoMarki

    A nice dictionary "German to Swedish" and back can be found at https://www.pauker.at/pauker/DE_DE/SE/wb/

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/tumsi

    I prefer desv.dict.cc as online dictionary for swedish-german. It is a community project which is still be extended and you also get the inflections of words. And there is also a app which can be used offline (you only need to download the dictionary in the app).

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/LloydBythe

    I'm excited to access the Svenska Akademiens ordbok because I am trying to read and understand manuscripts written several hundred years ago. This may not be the most appropriate place to ask this question, but does anyone have a good place to get acquainted with old Swedish handwriting? The formulation of the letters has me baffled.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Arnauti
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    Here's one page which shows letter forms as a table: http://www.anarkiv.se/anarkiv/index.asp
    Here's a link to a page with exercises: http://www.genealogi.se/component/content/article/146-rotterarkivet/artiklar-som-boerjar-pa-l/980-lar-dig-lasa-gammal-handstil

    I guess there are many other resources too, since this is a common problem for people who are interested in genealogy. There are even university courses in how to read old handwriting…

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/LloydBythe

    Thank you! I'll give those a try.

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/Cleuhzinha
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    tack så mycket! XD

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/NinachkaD

    Folkets Ordbok (app) is good also

    2 years ago

    https://www.duolingo.com/czterini

    English-Swedish Dictionary -It contains over 50,000 terms and 100,000 translations in both English and Swedish-

    http://www.wordreference.com/ensv/

    2 years ago

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      Thank you, Qtrne, I have added this dictionary to my SVEN Multi-Search tool above. :)

      2 years ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/TheBluePanther

      Folkets is an excellent English-Swedish dictionary. It can also be installed on mac os x as a system dictionary which can be very useful in your day to day life. http://hashier.github.com/MacFolket

      wiktionary offers examples, usage, spelling, conjugations, etc., except pronunciation. You can install an app on ios to access the dictionary in a nice format suitable for smartphones.

      2 years ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/DavidBast
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      I think I found a resource where Swedish words are transcribed correctly in IPA: http://de.pons.com/ Could some Swedes familiar with IPA check some (or many :p) regularly and irregularly pronounced words in this dictionary, and let me/us know if the transcription is indeed correct? Tack så mycket!

      2 years ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/Ibland

      Tak så mycket!

      2 years ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/runnergirl1213

      Thank you! This website really has helped! I couldn't have learned anything without this site! So TAK x A TRILLION! I definitely would recommend this site to users all around the world!!! Like I said, TAK x A TRILLION!

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/Lucas_zzZ
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      Tack så mycket! Awesome!

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/KristinaBo538173

      This is so useful. Thanks.

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/MagnusEtt

      As dictionarie I normaly use dict.cc ... there are a lot of sundry languages. This page is from germany, for that reason particularly suitable for germans. But you also can translate from english in several languages.

      In my opinion its the best dictionary by far.

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/KarinChamb2

      Excellent, thank you so much! I have been wishing for a Swedish Dictionary where I can hear the correct way to pronounce the words.

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/lalala555
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      thank you for sharing

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/lalala555
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      tack så mycket

      1 year ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/Robin479
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      One may also have a look at https://dict.cc. It is a dictionary platform founded by an Austrian guy in 2002, where users cannot only look up but also add and share translations between various languages. Germans in particular may like https://desv.dict.cc. It is the "German/Swedish" dictionary and has the most entries (+120.000) of all language combinations (often more than "German/English").

      11 months ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/Ulle611818
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      SAOB, SAOL och SO: svenska.se/tre/

      7 months ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/svjordan

      D fantastiskt. Tack så mycket.

      2 months ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/elizabethlbriggs

      thank you !

      2 months ago

      https://www.duolingo.com/kiteo

      I’ve found https://glosbe.com/sv/en/ to often have more translation examples than bab.la or linguee.com .

      1 month ago
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