Lexin dictionaries

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

Laila Höglund

Description:

Lexin are multilingual dictionaries developed for immigrants who want to learn Swedish, and also suitable for multilingual teaching. The dictionaries consist of between 5,000 and 22,000 entries, including commonly used words and phrases as well as words from Swedish society. Each entry is provided with language examples, sentence construction, stylistic and grammatical comments as well as explanations.

Subject area:

language and linguistics (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Languages and Literature (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Map:

Responsible department/unit:

Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

Laila Höglund

Contributor(s):

Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0286

Description:

Lexin are multilingual dictionaries developed for immigrants who want to learn Swedish, and also suitable for multilingual teaching. The dictionaries consist of between 5,000 and 22,000 entries, including commonly used words and phrases as well as words from Swedish society. Each entry is provided with language examples, sentence construction, stylistic and grammatical comments as well as explanations.

Language:

Amharic

Arabic

Azerbaijani

Modern Greek (1453-)

English

Spanish

Persian

Finnish

Croatian

Kurdish

Pushto

Russian

Somali

Serbian

Swedish

Tigrinya

Turkish

Bosnian

Northern Kurdish

Southern Kurdish

Time period(s) investigated:

1995 — ongoing

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Subject area:

language and linguistics (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Languages and Literature (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Language resources

Resource type

Lexical conceptual resource

Lexical conceptual resource type

Machine-Readable Dictionary

Creation mode

Manual

Text part

  • Language

    • Swedish (swe)

    • Albanian (sqi)

    • Amharic (amh)

    • Arabic (ara)

    • Azerbaijani (aze)

    • Bosnian (bos)

    • English (eng)

    • Finnish (fin)

    • Modern Greek (1453-) (ell)

    • Croatian (hrv)

    • Pushto (pus)

    • Persian (fas)

    • Russian (rus)

    • Serbian (srp)

    • Somali (som)

    • Spanish (spa)

    • Tigrinya (tir)

    • Turkish (tur)

    • Kurdish (kur)

      Kurmanji (dialect)

      Sorani (dialect)

    More..
  • Size

    Other: 21

License:

Creative Commons License

Lexin dictionaries

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Institute for Language and Folklore, Language Council of Sweden

Laila Höglund

Description:

text/xml

Data format / data structure:

Text

Time period(s) investigated:

1995 — ongoing

Published: 2020-03-09
Last updated: 2020-05-13