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Glossaries

Introduction

Glossaries are specialised dictionaries that contain domain-specific terminology and/or expressions. There are 32 glossaries in the CLARIN infrastructure. Most (22) of the glossaries are multilingual, accounting for 14 language combinations (e.g., English-Greek, English-French), while while 10 are monolingual, accounting for  6 languages (e.g., Dutch, English, Estonian, Greek, Slovenian, Swedish). In the vast majority of the cases, the glossaries can be directly downloaded from the national repositories or queried through easy-to-use online search environments.

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This website was last updated on 26 March 2020.

Glossaries in the CLARIN infrastructure

Monolingual resources

Resource

 

Language Description Availability

INT IMPACT NE Lexicon

Size: 200,000 lemmas
Licence: other

Dutch This is a glossary that features historical names and variants for the period between 1750 and 1945. The resource is available for download from the Dutch Language Institute (INT). Download

A Terminological Inventory for Biodiversity

Size: 288,562 Entries
Linguistic information: semantic relatedness
Licence: CC-BY

English This is a glossary of animal species available for download from CLARIN PORTULAN and online browsing.

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Time-sensitive inventory of medical terminology

Size: 175,000 entries
Linguistic information: Semantics - relations (synonyms, holonymy, hyperonymy, ...)
Licence: CC-BY

English This glossary is available for download from CLARIN PORTULAN. Download

Dictionary of Estonian Place Names

Size: 6,214 keywords
Licence: CC-BY

Estonian This etymological glossary contains all official village names of Estonia and selected group of other Estonian place names. The resource is available for download from META-SHARE (CELR distribution) and for online browsing through a dedicated website.

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The Family Name Database of the Institute of the Estonian Language

Licence: CLARIN ACA

Estonian This glossary is available for online browsing. Browse

The Place Name Database of the Institute of the Estonian Language (KNAB)

Size: 428,344 elements; 145,261 elements
Licence: CLARIN ACA

Estonian This glossary is available for online browsing. Browse

Glossary of Ancient Greek dramaturgy

Size: 228 Lexical Types
Licence: CC-BY

Greek This is a glossary of terms related to Ancient Greek Dramaturgy. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Xenophobia

Size: 12 knowledge bases
Licence: CC-BY

Greek This is a collection of 12 knowledge bases on various forms of xenophobia, available for download from clarin:el. Download

The Dictionary of the Clothing Terminology of the Zilja Dialect in Canale Valley (Kanalska dolina – Val Canale – Kanaltal – Valcjanâl)

Size: 594 entries
Linguistic information: MSD-tags, phonological information
Licence: CC-BY 4.0

Slovenian This is a term dictionary of Clothing Terminology of the Zilja Dialect spoken in the Val Canale Valley. Entries in the dictionary are equipped with sound clips and illustrative photographs of traditional clothing items. The resource is available for download from CLARIN.SI and for online browsing.

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Name Component Lexicon

Licence: EUPL

Swedish This is a glossary of the most common elements out of which Swedish place names are built. The resource is available online through FIN-CLARIN. Browse

Multilingual resources

Resource

 

Language Description Availability

Glossary e-book "Open Linked Data and Applications"

Size: 100 semantic units
Licence: CC-BY

English, Greek This glossary is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Glossary of Medical Terms

Size: 3,750 words
Licence: CC-BY

English, Greek This is a glossary of medical terms. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Multilingual glossary (Department of Foreign Languages, Translation and Interpretation)

Linguistic information: lemmas
Licence: CC-BY-NC

English, Greek This is a general-purpose glossary that is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Netterms. Computer networking terminology

Size: 205 entries
Licence: CC-BY

English, Greek This is glossary of terms related to computer networking available for download from clarin:el. Download

The English-Estonian Maritime Dictionary

Size: 30,000 keywords
Licence: CLARIN ACA

Estonian, English This glossary contains nautical terms. The resource is available for download from META-SHARE (CELR distribution) and for online browsing through a dedicated website.

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MILITERM (20180801)

Licence: CC-BY

Estonian, English, Finnish, French, German MILITERM is a multilingual termbase of military, security and defence terms, enabling search by Estonian, English, French and German keywords. The Estonian and English terms are provided with definitions. The resource is available for online browsing. Browse

ESTERM (20190101)

Size: 53,327 concepts
Licence: CC-BY

Estonian, English, Finnish, French, German, Russian This is a termbase that includes terms mainly from the legal acts of the Republic of Estonia and the European Union. The resource is available for download from META-SHARE (CELR distribution) and for online browsing through a dedicated website.

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The Dictionary of Education

Size: 4,850 keywords
Licence: CLARIN ACA

Estonian, English, German, Finnish, Russian This is a comprehensive glossary of education terminology. The resource is available for download from META-SHARE (CELR distribution) and for online browsing through a dedicated website.

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The Helsinki Term Bank for the Arts and Sciences

Size: growing
Licence: CC-BY-SA

Finnish, multilingual This is a terminological database available for online browsing through FIN-CLARIN. Browse

French-greek and greek-french lexicon of football terms

Size: 843 entries
Licence: CC-BY – ND

French-Greek This bilingual glossary of football terminology is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Bibterms. Glossary of archive and library sciences

Size: 1,223 Lexical Types
Licence: CC-BY

Greek, English This is a glossary of archival library science terms. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Glossary of feminist theory

Size: 100 entries
Licence: CC-BY-NC

Greek, English This is a glossary of terms related to Feminist theory/criticism, and gender theory. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Orossimo Terminological Resource

Size: 22,308 terms
Linguistic information: lexical semantic relations, usage notes
Licence: CC-BY-NC-SA 4.0

Greek, English This is a glossary of terms from various domains e.g. History, Computer Science, Biology etc. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

PANACEA Environment Bilingual Glossary EL-EN (Greek-English)

Size: 18,582 entries
Linguistic information: lemmas, translation equivalent
Licence: CC-BY

Greek, English This glossary is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Τρίγλωσσο Ορολογικό Λεξικό (ΤΟΛ)

Size: 5,224 Entries
Licence: CC-BY-NC–ND

Greek, English, Turkish This is a trilingual term glossary for foreign students who want to improve their language skills in Greek and familiarize themselves with information technology. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

Greek-French lexicon of football

Size: 870 entries
Linguistic information: lexical semantic features
Licence: CC-BY-NC

Greek, French This is a glossary of football terms available for download from clarin:el. Download

Greek Crisis Multilingual Term Project

Size: 820 concepts
Licence: CC-BY

Greek, Italian, Turkish, English, German, French, Spanish, Castilian This is a glossary of terms related to the Greek government-debt crisis. The resource is available for download from clarin:el. Download

MFSA_Maltese_Company_Registry

Size: 45,993 entries
Licence: CC-BY-NC

Maltese, English This glossary is available for download from CLARIN PORTULAN. Download

English for business

Size: 498 entries
Licence: CLARIN ACA

Norwegian Bokmål, English This glossary includes terms from the domains of economics and business administration. The resource is available for download from CLARINO. Download

UHR's Termbase for Norwegian higher education institutions

Size: 1,786 entries
Licence: CLARIN_PUB-BY

Norwegian Bokmål, English, Norwegian Nynorsk This is a database of terms available for download from CLARINO and for online browsing.

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Norwegian biodiversity terminology database

Size: 297 entries
Licence: CLARIN_PUB-BY

Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk, Latin This glossary includes terms from the domains of biology. The resource is available for download from CLARINO. Download

Multilingual lexicon of toponyms

Size: 281,375 entries
Linguistic information: lemmas, semantics, translation equivalents
Licence: CC-BY-SA

Polish + translations into English, Romanian, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Polish, Greek, German, Serbian, Slovak, Croatian This is a glossary of toponyms available for download from clarin:el. Download