The language the dictionary describes; the language the dictionary is about.
The language in which the dictionary gives definitions and explanations. If same as object language, then the dictionary is monolingual. If different, then the dictionary is bilingual.
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General dictionaries
General dictionaries are dictionaries that document contemporary vocabulary and are intended for everyday reference by native and fluent speakers.
Swedish dictionary published by the Swedish Academy OBJECT LANGUAGE Swedish METALANGUAGE Swedish GENRE General dictionaries http://svenska.gu.se/forskning/li/projekt/so
Portals and aggregators
Portals and aggregators are websites that provide access to more than one dictionary and allow you to search them all at once.
OBJECT LANGUAGE Swedish METALANGUAGE Swedish GENRE Portals and aggregators https://svenska.se/
Learners' dictionaries
Learners' dictionaries are intended for people who are learning the language as a second language.
Lexin - a Dictionary for immigrant education OBJECT LANGUAGE Swedish METALANGUAGE Swedish GENRE Learners' dictionaries http://spraakbanken.gu.se/swe/resurs/lexin
Dictionaries on special topics
Dictionaries on special topics are dictionaries that focus on a specific subset of the vocabulary (such as new words or phrasal verbs) or which focus on a specific dialect or variant of the language.
Dictionary of the Swedish dialects in Finland
OBJECT LANGUAGE Swedish METALANGUAGE Swedish GENRE Dictionaries on special topics http://kaino.kotus.fi/fo/
Etymological dictionaries
Etymological dictionaries are dictionaries that explain the origins of words.
Swedish Etymological Dictionary OBJECT LANGUAGE Swedish METALANGUAGE Swedish GENRE Etymological dictionaries http://runeberg.org/svetym/
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