General dictionars are dictionars that document contemporary vocabulary an are intendit for everyday reference by native and fluent speakers.
Portals an aggregators
Portals an aggregators are websites that provide access tae mair nor yin dictionar an allow ye tae luik at thaim aw at yince.
Learner's dictionars are intendit for folk whae are learning the language as a second language.
Dictionars oan special topics
Dictionars oan special topics are dictionars whit focus oan a specific subset o the vocabulary such as new wirds or phrasal verbs or whit focus oan a specific dialect or variant o a language.
Dictionary of the Swedish dialects in Finland Oabject Language Swedish METALANGAUGE Swedish GENRE Dictionars oan special topics http://kaino.kotus.fi/fo/
Etymological dictionars are dictionars whit explain the origins o wirds.
Swedish Etymological Dictionary Oabject Language Swedish METALANGAUGE Swedish GENRE Etymological dictionars http://runeberg.org/svetym/
Terminological dictionaries describe the vocabulary of specialized domains such as biology, mathematics or economics.