Arabic Dictionaries

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Arabic dictionaries are one of the most valuable tools to learn Arabic.  We created a list of the best Arabic dictionaries with each one having their own specialty.

ResourceDescriptionExtra Links
AlmaanyThe best and most detailed Arabic dictionary found online.
Hans Wehr Arabic DictionaryConsidered one of the best dictionaries of the Arabic language.
Al-Mawrid DictionaryExcellent dictionary of 50,000 words
Lane's DictionarySoftware based off of Lane's Dictionary that allows easy word search. Download
EjtallSearchable online dictionary of the most popular dictionaries such as Hans Wehr.
Living ArabicOnline dictionary with Classical, Egyptian, and Levantine Arabic. Also offers Android and iPhone apps.