IATE (Inter-Active Terminology for Europe) is the European Commission’s
new multilingual terminological databank and replaces the earlier
tool, Eurodicautom. This language site currently enables users to
find translations for 1.4 million terms in 24 European languages,
including English and Spanish.
Collins Spanish-English / English-Spanish
This new on-line dictionary service provided by Softissimo enables
users to look up the reference content of the famous Collins Spanish-English/English-Spanish
dictionary free. This dictionary contains thousands of words and
phrases with translations in context, definitions, or synonyms.
Merriam-Webster offers an instant English-Spanish translation tool
on its homepage. This translator offers instant Spanish equivalents
for English words.
EUSKALTERM is an excellent free English-to-Spanish dictionary. It
serves as a multilingual terminology bank (also in Basque, French
and Latin). The subject-based online database allows you to translate
words in a wide variety of technical areas.
TV5MONDE presents its brand-new English-Spanish free dictionary.
This on-line multilingual electronic tool operates as a terminological
database, enabling users to search for the translation and definition
of a word to and from 22 different languages, including Spanish.
El Mundo’s Spanish press portal provides Internet users with
free access to an English-Spanish dictionary. It allows users to
look up not only the Spanish translation of English words, but also
the translation of expressions containing the word.
This dictionary has over 56,508 entries with over 10,369 audio pronunciations.
Other features include the English and Spanish “Word of the
Day” and free subscriptions to a daily e-mail “Word
of the Day”.
The WordReference web site offers a free on-line dictionary with
translations of words from English to Spanish, as well as a unilingual
English dictionary to look up a word’s definition. This Spanish
dictionary has over 120,000 words with more than 250,000 translations.
español-inglés.com.mx is a Mexican web site where
you’ll find a free Anglo-Spanish dictionary.
World Star Free Dictionaries and Search Engines site is not a mere
collection of web pages, but a heavy software program composed of
hundreds of World Best Dictionaries and Searches. The site includes
an instant English-Spanish translator, as well as search engines
from five continents.
Freedict English-Spanish dictionary provides instant translation
of English words and phrases up to 49 characters long. It includes
links to other sites of interest about Spain as well as freedict.com
online translators for other languages.
LookWAYup is a large online dictionary that translates English terms
to Spanish. It tolerates small spelling errors, shows full definitions
(in English) for multiple senses of the word, and for each sense
shows synonyms, related terms, and usage examples. It can also be
installed on browsers, web sites, PDAs, and mobile phones.
A site which offers an English>Spanish dictionary, free of charge,
with pronunciation of words in English and Spanish.
Frasi is an Italian site which offers a free online tool for translating
English words into Spanish.
This language tool website offers an English/Spanish electronic
dictionary which can be consulted online, free of charge.
This subscriber-only translation device offers a free trial (limit
25 searches) of its English-Spanish dictionary. Translations are
also available on the same web page in French, Polish, German, Italian
The site offers a multilingual dictionary that can translate an
English word simultaneously into Spanish, Dutch, French, German
and Italian. (Check boxes allow the user to select desired languages.)
Word fragments can be entered as well as full words.
EUdict (European Dictionary) brings together several free online
dictionaries, including an English-Spanish dictionary.
This TriTrans online dictionary offers instant translations of words
between English and Spanish.
This online English-Spanish dictionary from the University of Granada,
Spain, offers free instant translations of words or expressions.
This free online English-Spanish dictionary offers instant translation
On this Internet site, you can find a free online bilingual dictionary
that allows you to translate English words into Spanish.
This online English/Spanish dictionary provides free instant translations
for words in a dynamic site that welcomes input and additions from
users. Suggested translations are voted on by users as to their
accuracy and usefulness.
IDP is a collaborative English-Spanish Internet Dictionary Project.
It can also be downloaded free.
On the Freelang site, you will find a free translation dictionary
from English to Spanish, which you can consult online or download.
Language to Language
From Language to Language is a language site offering a free translation
dictionary from English to Spanish. The multilingual Langtolang
Dictionary enables users to translate words from and to 31 different
Travlang offers a free online electronic translator that provides
instant translation of English words into Spanish.
Logos bills itself as the largest freely accessible multilingual
dictionary on the web, with dictionaries in 232 languages. English
words and phrases can be translated into Spanish, and vice-versa,
at the touch of a button. Logos also features a universal conjugator,
children’s dictionary, and more than 43,000 online books in
over 100 languages, including 12,767 in Spanish.
The instructions for this online instant translator between English
and Spanish are in Spanish, but it is easy to use. It also features
Spanish language dictionaries available free online.
This site offers instant translations of English and Spanish words.
This free English-Spanish dictionary contains 400,000 words.
WinDi offers free translation services with linguistic functions
in 7 languages (21 language pairs and 42 possible directions), free
access to dictionaries, spelling, conjugation, grammar, voice and
sentence search engine.
Audio Dictionary of Current Idioms
Loecsen provide a travel dictionary enabling users to translate
words or current idioms from English to Mexican Spanish and to listen
to their Spanish pronunciation.
This Foreignword site offers a searchable English-Spanish glossary
of business terms.
of Finance and Accounting Terms
Two free online dictionaries instantly translate financial and accounting
terminology from English into Spanish.
Food Dictionary & Glossary
Browse or search this free online dictionary of food terms to find
English and Spanish equivalents.
of foods and food-related terms
This is a searchable online English-Spanish glossary of foods and
Dictionary of Agriculture & HR Management
This Spanish Dictionary of Agriculture & HR Management from
the University of California is part of a multi-faceted resource
for employers. The dictionary offers words and phrases employers
might need for giving instructions to Spanish-speaking employees.
The instant dictionary is available online, as well as in a free
downloadable pdf version. Audio English language files are available
in many topics, including “orchards, crops and plants”,
“tools and equipment” and “around the office”.
Free “learn Spanish” audio downloads are also available.
The ITU (International Telecommunication Union) is an institution
of the United Nations specialising in information and communication
technologies. On its site, it offers an English>Spanish language
database specialised in telecommunication terminology.
Medical and Social Dictionary
The International Index and Dictionary of Rehabilitation and Social
Integration (IIDRIS) is a Franco-Quebecois project implemented by
the Rehabilitation and Social Integration Terminology and Computer
Laboratory (LITRIS) of the Quebec Rehabilitation Institute of Physical
Disabilities (IRDPQ) in Canada, and the Medical Informatics Laboratory
of the Medicine Faculty of the University of Rennes-1 in France.
It is a technical and scientific dictionary bringing together terms
from different disciplines of medicine or health, and vocabulary
linked to the social sector. The tool is trilingual –English/Spanish/French–
and can be consulted free on-line.
This is an online multilingual terminology database (English, Spanish,
French, Russian, Arabic and Chinese) that was initially intended
for UN staff but has now been made accessible to the public. It
allows you to translate English phrases or words into Spanish.
The International Monetary Fund has designed a multilingual terminology
database that allows you to translate English words into four languages,
including Spanish. It contains over 4,500 words and expressions
used by the IMF, dealing with topics such as economic growth, public
finance and currency and banking transactions.
Academia Española Spanish language dictionary
The Spanish language monolingual reference dictionary presented
by the Real Academia Española allows you to find definitions
of Spanish words as well as examples of terms or expressions containing
a particular word.