Multitran for Linux
Open platform for professional
Multitran dictionary has a 15-year history. It began as an Academy of
Sciences project in the 80s, suffered near collapse in the early 90s, slowly
revitalized by 2000 and finally made a miraclous comeback when
www.multitran.ru was registered on April 1, 2001
The site currently serves 15.000 users and over 300.000 requests per day.
Multitran currently supports Windows, Web, Wap and Pocket PC.
Move to Linux platform was predictable for Multitran due to the free status
of its online version.
Nearly thousand users contribute new terms to the dictionary.
Now the source code of the project is open for the Linux community.
Linux version is located here.
Multitran automatic dictionary offers English-Russian and
Russian-English alphabetic, morphologic a
nd phrase searches. Multitran automaticaly recognizes words in all
forms, current version includes over 1.000.000 articles for
Project consists of library (libmt), different frontends and
dictionary database itself.
Library core engine (in order
All core libraries are ready both for Unix and Win32 platforms. You can
download latest version here.
- libmtsupport - basic
- libbtree - library for
reading Multitran's BTREE database format
- libfacet - enchanced
- libmtquery - main engine
to query translations
- mt-utils - simple command
line utilities for dictionary maintainance
You can download latest version here.
- multitran-data -
English-Russian and Russian-English dictionary
See screenshot here. You can download latest
- qmtcc - Qt-based
graphical frontend for Multitran dictionary