Duden language technology together with its partners in industry and science carries out research and development projects in the fields of knowledge management and computer linguistics. Duden’s spelling and grammar are regarded as trend-setting and leading on the market. The products developed by Duden cover the most comprehensive and profoundly edited word-list. The company’s portfolio includes dictionaries and reference books, guides, exercise books, as well as the the award winning Duden Rechtschreibung.
Duden’s linguistic decisions and technologies maintaining the professional written communication are seamlessly intertwined with dictionary software for PDAs und Smartphones by Paragon Software Group (Smart Handheld Devices Division) the world's leading provider of software for mobile platforms.
Paragon high-quality dictionary software makes the following Duden dictionaries available on Android devices:
Powerful NEW SEARCH FEATURES – including FULL TEXT SEARCH – assures that any query yields precise search returns, ensuring you find the word you’re looking for quickly and easily.
The new Full text search feature allows you to look up words more efficiently.
Enter a query into the input field and Duden will automatically build a list of entries containing your query, increasing the probability of finding the right definition.
Find precise word translations containing a number of usage examples.
Because Full text search supports ‘Did you mean…?’ function, users can be sure that virtually all search queries can be found regardless of misspelling.
Convenient search methods allow you to find any word in a number of different ways.
Full Text Search
Wildcard search to find the word even if you don’t know its exact spelling
Similar words search in case of misspelling
Search for anagrams enables you to search for words with the same letters but in a different order
Translate and input features
Three integrated input methods make dictionary use more convenient than ever. Enter the word in your own handwriting with Paragon’s PenReader handwriting recognition software, search by voice using Google Voice recognition service (Available for OS 2.2 and higher) or take a picture of the text and translate it with Google Goggles.
Easy copy-and-paste functions allow unknown words or phrases to be copied from an active application like the web browser or email to the clipboard, and automatically translated by switching back to Duden.
Look up unfamiliar words in dictionary directly from the home screen! The dictionary provides translations in a Quick Search Box alongside other search results.
German audio pronunciations recorded by native speakers.
Test yourself with a Word of the day widget on your Home screen. A random entry from the dictionary is changed daily.
Manage Word of the day widget settings: select dictionary direction, font size and update period.
NEW! Improved interface design with easy-to-access navigation and search field makes dictionary use simple.
NEW! Lightning-fast new engine allows dictionary entries to open as soon as you click with no delays.
NEW! Favorites - to quickly access frequently searched words.
Dictionary installation on SD card to save space of your device (Available for OS 2.2 and higher).
Enhanced customization options allow you to choose background color. Black, white and sepia themes are available.
Enlarge or reduce font size for your comfort.
Search History feature shows the last 100 words looked up.
No Internet connection required.
Duden dictionary for Android
Duden dictionary for Android
The number of translations in demo-version is limited. The more often you use the dictionary the more notifications about demo version you get. To save you time we’ve provided a new way of purchasing and registering Duden dictionary for Android. Now you do not need to search for the product on the web, you can purchase it directly from your device. To do this, open Duden dictionary and go to Menu->Registration->Buy.