Aard

Offline dictionary

Note: This app is no longer maintained.

  • looks up words fast even with huge dictionaries like English Wikipedia
  • looks up words in multiple dictionaries in multiple languages without switching
  • works great as an offline Wikipedia reader
  • uses same the efficient, highly compressed dictionary data storage format as the desktop version
  • it can integrate with both FBReader and Cool Reader

Ready-made dictionaries can be found on the website, or you can roll your own with the tools on the website.

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Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 1.4.1 (13) - Added on 2012-02-21

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • modify or delete the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to write to the SD card.
    • read phone status and identity
      Allows the app to access the phone features of the device. This permission allows the app to determine the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active, and the remote number connected by a call.
    • read the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to read the contents of your SD card.

    Download APK 1.7 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 1.4.0 (12) - Added on 2012-02-12

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • modify or delete the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to write to the SD card.
    • read phone status and identity
      Allows the app to access the phone features of the device. This permission allows the app to determine the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active, and the remote number connected by a call.
    • read the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to read the contents of your SD card.

    Download APK 1.7 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 1.3.1 (10) - Added on 2012-01-13

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • modify or delete the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to write to the SD card.
    • read phone status and identity
      Allows the app to access the phone features of the device. This permission allows the app to determine the phone number and device IDs, whether a call is active, and the remote number connected by a call.
    • read the contents of your SD card
      Allows the app to read the contents of your SD card.

    Download APK 1.7 MiB PGP Signature