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Chinese-Chinese

Kangxi Zidian
Kangxi Dictionary

Research Tools for Chinese Studies - Dictionaries


English-Chinese, Chinese-English

English-Chinese Online Dictionary

English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary
Not a full-size dictionary. Chinese is Mandarin Chinese in pinyin.

Chinese Character Genealogy
More than just a dictionary. A whole website by Rick Harbaugh.

Dictionaries Thomas Chen, Leiden Univ.
English, Radical/strokes, pinyin, Cantonese, Hakka, Internal codes, etc

OneLook Dictionary
This is not a Chinese dictionary, but a source for English-English dictionaries. Enter a word, and it provides links to several dictionaries which define the term. This free service is the fastest, best way to find the really tough ones.
This is a wonderful demonstration of the power of the Internet. How else would you be able to look up a word in several dictionaries without leaving your seat?

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