The Alternative Dictionaries

Slang, profanities, insults and vulgarisms from all the world
Contributions by internet users

News

2008-06-14: New version

New features: New look, entry details, Creative Commons license, language family trees

2008-02-12

The new domain is up and working.

2004-06-03

A 131-page book containing all dictionaries is now available for download as a PDF file (892 kB). Feel free to comment on this! The book isn't exactly error-free or a typographic chef-d'œuvre at the moment, but there will be updates with corrections later this year.

2004-06-02

All dictionaries are now available for download as PDF files.

2004-05-26

The old pages, which had been unchanged since 1995, were replaced by a complete remake of the site using more up-to-date web techniques, including full Unicode support and proper sorting. At the moment, only the basic content is up, but more stuff is planned.

All dictionaries: A AcadianAfrikaansAlbanianAlemannicAlgerian ArabicAlsatianAmerican EnglishAmharicApacheArabicArmenianAssameseAsturianAustralian EnglishAustrianAzerbaijani B BaluchiBasqueBavarianBelarusianBengaliBrazilian PortugueseBretonBritish EnglishBulgarianBurmese C CajunCantoneseCatalanCherokeeChineseClassical GreekCorsicanCreeCroatianCzech D DanishDutch E Egyptian ArabicEnglishEsperantoEstonian F FaroeseFinnishFlemmishFrenchFrisianFulfulde G GalicianGeorgianGermanGreekGuaraniGujaratiGulf Arabic H Haitian Creole FrenchHakkaHausaHawaiianHebrewHindiHungarian I IcelandicIgboIndonesianIraqi ArabicIrish GaelicItalian J JapaneseJavanese K KannadaKashmiriKazakhKhmerKirghizKoreanKurdish L LaoLatinLatvianLevantine ArabicLithuanianLower SorbianLuxemburgian M MacedonianMalayMalayalamMalteseMaoriMarathiMexican SpanishMinMongolianMoroccan Arabic N NavajoNepaliNorwegian O OccitanOjibwaOriya P PanjabiPashtoPersianPlattdeutschPolishPortuguese Q QuebecoisQuechua R Rheto-RomanceRomanianRussian S SamiSardinianScotsScots GaelicSerbianSerbo-croatSindhiSinhalaSiouxSlovakSlovenianSomaliSothoSpanishSundaSutuSwabianSwahiliSwedishSwiss German T TagalogTajikiTamilTatarTeluguTESTThaiTibetanTigrinyaTsongaTswanaTunisian ArabicTurkishTurkmen U UighurUkrainianUpper SorbianUrduUzbek V VendaVenetianVietnamese W WelshWolofWu X Xhosa Y YapeseYiYiddishYoruba Z Zulu