22 Dictionaries

That’s right, twenty-two.  Jennifer and I have the following in our apartment:

English Dictionaries

The Canadian Oxford Dictionary, 2nd ed.

The Oxford Popular English Dictionary & Thesaurus

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English, from 1931; was Granddad’s and is held together by tape

Latin Dictionaries

A Latin Dictionary by Lewis & Short, published by Oxford

The Chambers-Murray Latin Dictionary

The Collins Gem Latin Minidictionary

The Pocket Oxford Latin Dictionary

Ancient Greek Dictionaries (lexica?)

A Greek-English Lexicon with a Revised Supplement, compiled by Henry George Liddell and Robert Scott (commonly called “Liddell and Scott” or “LSJ” (“J” for Jones, a later editor)

A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect, by Richard John Cunliffe

An Intermediate Greek Lexicon, based on Liddell and Scott

Pocket Oxford Classical Greek Dictionary

A Concise Greek-English Dictionary of the New Testament, by Barclay M. Newman, Jr.

A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature, by Arndt & Gingrich

Modern Languages Other Than English


Larousse’s French-English English-French Dictionary

Cassell’s New German Dictionary

Collins Gem Scots Dictionary

Focloir Poca (Irish Dictionary)

Other Dictionaries

The New Bible Dictionary

The Oxford Classical Dictionary

The Penguin Dictionary of Quotations

Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable


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