The Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online (IEDO) reconstructs the lexicon for the most important languages and language branches of Indo-European. It is a rich and voluminous online reference source for historical and general linguists. Dictionaries can be cross-searched, with an advance search for each individual dictionary enabling the user to perform more complex research queries. Each entry is accompanied by grammatical info, meaning(s), etymological commentary, reconstructions, cognates and often extensive bibliographical information. Content will be updated and added on a regular basis. The latest addition is the Lithuanian Etymological Dictionary by Ernst Fraenkel.
Features and Benefits - Includes 15 dictionaries
- Contains over 20.000 entries
- Covers over 150 languages
- Rich bibliographical references for further research
- Export, print and save records
- Cross-searchable database, supporting simple and complex queries
- Unicode compliant, displaying and searching complex characters and diacritics
Lithuanian Etymological Dictionary, Ernst Fraenkel Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon, Rick Derksen Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic, Guus Kroonen Etymological Dictionary of Greek, Robert Beekes with the assistance of Lucien van Beek Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic, Ranko Matasović Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Hrach K. Martirosyan Etymological Dictionary of Latin, Michiel de Vaan Reconstructing Proto-Nostratic, Allan R. Bomhard Etymological Dictionary of the Hittite Inherited Lexicon, Alwin Kloekhorst Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon, Rick Derksen Etymological Dictionary of the Iranian Verb, Johnny Cheung Old Frisian Etymological Dictionary, Dirk Boutkan and Sjoerd Michiel Siebinga Cuneiform Luvian Lexicon, H. Craig Melchert Etymological Dictionary of Tocharian B, Douglas Q. Adams Materials for an Etymological Database of North Lechitic Dialects, Konstantin K. Bogatyrev
Alexander Lubotsky is Professor of Comparative Indo-European Linguistics at Leiden University, and he is a member of the Royal Netherlands Academy for Arts and Sciences, and a member of Academia Europaea. His publications include The system of nominal accentuation in Sanskrit and Proto-Indo-European (Brill, 1988), A R̥gvedic Word Concordance , 2 Vols. (American Oriental Society, 1997), Atharvaveda-Paippalāda, kān ̣d ̣a five. Text, translation, commentary (Harvard Oriental Series, 2002), and Alanic marginal notes in a Greek liturgical manuscript (Verlag der Österrei¬chi¬schen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2015).