Lingvo Dictionary & Translator by ABBYY (Universal)
Released: Nov 5, 2010
Version: 4.5.4
Size: 93 MB
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Lingvo Dictionary & Translator

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ABBYY Lingvo Dictionary is a perfect tool for quick, easy and accurate offline translation of words and phrases!

Free access to 6 dictionaries for 7 languages included! Download them after installation right from within the app! Over 110 additional premium dictionaries for 20 languages including explanatory, thematic, economic, law, etc. are available for In-App Purchase. ABBYY Lingvo Dictionary works offline – it will become an indispensable tool for traveling, working or studying. The app helps to get a translation or an exhaustive interpretation of the word at any time.

Key Features:
WORKS OFFLINE: just download all desired dictionaries and use them when you need it.
PHOTO-TRANSLATION (iPhone only): recognition and translation of words from the mobile device’s camera or from images on your phone. To translate a word just tap it on the image. Translation into any language other than Chinese and Kazakh is possible.
FLASHCARDS for effective learning of words (with synchronization of flashcards between devices).
TRANSLATION of words and phrases FROM OTHER APPS. You can use one of the following methods:
• adjust translation via the clipboard,
• use dialog “Share with…”
• use drag-and-drop function (iPad only).
WORK WITH TWO APPS AT ONCE in Split view / Slide over mode (iPad only).
On the “INFLECTED FORMS” tab, you can quickly see declension of nouns, conjugation of verbs, etc.
CONVENIENT WORK WITH SEVERAL DICTIONARIES AT THE SAME TIME: a general words list, a combined dictionary card.
DICTIONARY ENTRY CONTAINS DETAILED INFORMATION about words, including translation alternatives, word usage examples, phonetic transcriptions, inflected forms of words and native audio pronunciation (in some dictionaries).
USEFUL FEATURES that help you to save your time:
• hypertext - instant translation of any word found in the dictionary entries with just a single tap,
• hints (auto-complete) for speed search for a word or phrase,
• search for words in any grammatical form,
• search history allows quickly look through last 100 translations,
• you can use purchased dictionaries on another device (with the same Apple Id).
Once you install ABBYY Lingvo Dictionary, you can download 6 BASIC DICTIONARIES FOR 7 LANGUAGES FOR FREE:
• Russian ‹-› English, German, French, Spanish, Italian
• Latin -› Russian

ABBYY Lingvo Dictionary contains over 110 dictionaries for 20 languages: Belarusian, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Kazakh, Latin, Norwegian (Bokmal), Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Ukrainian

Tech support:

What's new in version 4.5.4
Hi Lingvo friends!

Happy to inform you that we've updated our app!

CHANGES of 4.5:
• Removed the clipboard clearing for "Translate on launch" feature for iPhone with iOS 14+.
• Added ability to download updated dictionaries.
• Added The Comprehensive Russian-French Dictionary UniversalMCCME (Ru-Fr).
• Fixed some minor bugs.

CHANGES of 4.5.1:
• Added a list of dictionaries to the description screen for bidirectional dictionaries.
• Fixed an issue with the app crashing after updating the app for devices with iOS 10.
• Fixed an issue with the app crashing after downloading the updated dictionary.
• Returned the automatic keyboard opening when launching the app for devices with iOS 15.
• Fixed several minor visual bugs for devices with iOS 15.
• Fixed some minor bugs when working with flashcards.

CHANGES of 4.5.2:
• Added a button to update all available dictionaries.

CHANGES of 4.5.3:
• Fixed an issue with the app crashing when opening "About Dictionary" screen.

CHANGES of 4.5.4:
• Fixed an issue with slow loading of the entry for devices with iOS 15.2.

We hope you like this update and will find time to leave a review on our Lingvo App Store page. In case of any issues don’t hesitate to place your questions to our technical support.

Always with you,
ABBYY Lingvo Team
Our verdict: Great!
  • + Lingvo Dictionary & Translator is a highly rated app (4.5-star).
  • + The app is currently free, instead of its regular price of $8.99.
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