Duden together with its partners in industry and science carries out research and development projects in the fields of knowledge management and computer linguistics. Duden’s spelling and grammar are regarded as trend-setting and leading on the market. The products developed by Duden cover the most comprehensive and profoundly edited word-list.
Duden’s linguistic decisions and technologies maintaining the professional written communication are seamlessly intertwined with dictionary software for mobile devices by Paragon Software Group (Smart Handheld Devices Division), the world’s leading provider of software for mobile platforms.
Duden – German dictionary of foreign words, updated in August 2006 according to the new Official Spelling Rules, offers a thorough survey of the up-to-date and traditional foreign vocabulary presented in the modern German. Thus among the dictionary entries one can find special notes on history, functionality and usage of foreign words in the German language. Duden dictionary of foreign words is an irreplaceable reference book for everyone, who wants to use and understand foreign words correctly. The PDA-version of this dictionary facilitates pronunciation mastering and turns it into game due to the audio samples of the most difficult foreign words included in the pack (Audio samples are provided by ARD databank).
More than 55 000 foreign words and technical terms of the German present-day language;
Over 400 000 notes on meaning, grammar, spelling, word division, and etymology;
New foreign words from the latest language research (e.g. Blog, Internetauktion, MP3-Player, Open-Source-Software, Public Viewing, Sudoku, USB-Stick etc.);
Over 8 000 audio pronunciation samples for difficult words.
Look up words directly from the home screen. The dictionary provides the entry in a Quick Search Box alongside with the other search results.*
Use Fuzzy Search when you doubt the spelling. If you do not remember the spelling, you can enter a wrong variant and get a list of possible words.
Look up the word even if you don’t know its exact spelling using Wildcard Search (use "?" and "*" symbols to replace the missing letters).
Listen to correct pronunciation of the difficult words with the built-in Sound Module provided by ARD databank, containing audio samples recorded by native speakers.
Integrate the dictionary with the Flash Cards> application and quiz yourself with the words you aim to remember.
Test yourself with a Word of the Day widget. A random entry from the dictionary is changed daily on your home screen. **
Install the dictionary on memory cards to spare the main memory space.
Treat all words in the entry as hyperlinks and look them up quickly.
See the list of the last 20 word looked up with the help of Search History.
No Internet connection required: simply download the dictionary once to your device and use it without any additional expenses.
Multilingual interface is available in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish languages.
Paragon keyboard provides comfortable text input. ***
* To turn on this option, install Duden dictionary, then go to Menu ->Settings -> Search-> Searchable items and mark Duden dictionary.
** Words from your Flash Cards are demonstrated more frequently if Flash Cards application is installed on the device.
*** To activate the keyboard please press and hold ‘123’ button at Standard keyboard -> Select Input Method -> Paragon keyboard.
The number of demonstrated entries is limited in trial version. The more often you use the dictionary the more notifications about demo version you get. To save you time we’ve provided a new way of purchasing and registering programmes for Android. Now you do not need to search for the product on the web, you can purchase it directly from your device. To do this, open the dictionary and go to Menu -> Registration -> Buy.
Unit Price: EUR 19.95
Total: EUR 19.95
Info plus 19% sales tax/VAT to EUR 19.95: EUR 3.79
Delivery: Trial version, License key,
File Size: Full version: 1 MB
Download Time: Full version
56k: ~2 min.
DSL/Cable (1/8/16Mbit): <1 / <1 / <1 min.
Language: English, German, Spanish, Italian, French, Dutch, Russian
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