K Lexical News


Number 28 · July 2020


The new KLN: Lexicalbound | Ilan Kernerman

Tom McArthur 1938 – 2020

· The legacy of Tom McArthur | Lan Li

· What is 'reference science'? | Tom McArthur

· Asian Lexicography: Past, Present and Prospective | Tom McArthur

NexusLinguarum: European netword for web-centred linguistic data science | Jorge Gracia

Applying the OntoLex-lemon lexicography module to K Dictionaries' multilingual data | Dorielle Lonke and Julia Bosque-Gil

English WordNet: A new open-source wordnet for English | John P. McCrae, Ewa Rudnicka and Francis Bond

ELEXIS: Technical and social infrastructure for lexicography | Anna Woldrich, Teja Goli, Iztok Kosem, Ondřej Matuška and Tanja Wissik

Internet lexicography at the Leibniz-Institute for the German Language | Stefan Engelberg, Annette Klosa-Kückelhaus And Carolin Müller-Spitzer

Understanding English Dictionaries: the first MOOC about lexicography | Michael Rundell



· GlobaLex update

· Tom McArthur and Globalex | Ilan Kernerman

June 2015

Number 27 · July 2019


Lexicala API: A new era in dictionary data | Ilan Kernerman and Dorielle Lonke

K Dictionaries & Lexicala Workshops

Abstracts from the Globalex Workshop on Lexicography and Neologism

· Linguistics terminology and neologisms in Swahili: Rules vs. practice | Gilles-Maurice de Schryver and Jutta De Nul

· Beyond frequency: On the dictionarisation of new words in Spanish | Judit Freixa and Sergi Torner

· New words for the Duden | Kathrin Kunkel-Razum

· New Estonian words and senses: Detection and description | Margit Langemets, Jelena Kallas, Kaisa Norak and Indrek Hein

· A system for evaluating multiple data inputs to prioritize neologisms for inclusion in dictionaries | Katherine Connor Martin

· Using the hypothes.is web annotation tool for neologism collection | Erin McKean

· The Korean Neologism Investigation Project: Current status and key issues | Kilim Nam, Sujin Lee and Hae-Yun Jung

· New words in Japanese and the design of UniDic electronic dictionary | Teruaki Oka

· Adding neologisms to the Hebrew online dictionary Rav-Milim | Noga Porath

· The formation of neologisms in a lesser used language: The case of Frisian | Hindrik Sijens and Hans Van de Velde

· Anglicisms and language-internal neologisms: Dealing with new words and expressions in The Danish Dictionary | Lars Trap-Jensen

· Exploring criteria for the inclusion of trademarks in general language dictionaries of modern Greek | Anna Vacalopoulou

· Neologisms in a Dutch online portal | Vivien Waszink 

Lexicography in higher education institutions: European Master in Lexicography with an Erasmus Mundi joint degree | Stefan J. Schierholz

Dictionaries for the future - the future of dictionaries: Challenges for lexicography in a digital society | Stefan J. Schierholz

Jacek Fisiak (1936-2019) | Arleta Adamska-Salaciak

Deny Arnos Kwary. In Memoriam | Dora Amalia. Sandro Nielsen

AsiaLex 2020: Lexicography and Language Documentation | Dora Amalia and Luh Anik Mayani

META-Forum 2019

Adam Kilgarriff Prize 2019 | Michael Rundell

K Dictionaries & Lexicala News

June 2015

Number 25 · July 2017 



Adam Kilgarriff Prize, 2017 | Michael Rundell

Introducing LDL4HELTA: Linked data lexicography for high-end language technology application | Martin Kaltenböck and Ilan Kernerman

Triplifying a dictionary: Some learnings | Timea Turdean and Shrikant Joshi

TIAD shared task 2017 – Translation Inference Across Dictionaries | Noam Ordan

Towards a module for lexicography in OntoLex | Julia Bosque-Gil, Jorge Gracia and Elena Montiel-Ponsoda

OntoLex 2017 – 1st workshop on the OntoLex model | Philipp Cimiano

KD API | Morris Alper

1st Conference on Language, Data and Knowledge – Galway 2017 | John P. McCrae, Paul Buitelaar, Christian Chiarcos and Sebastian Hellmann

Global WordNet Conference – Singapore 2018 | Francis Bond

The advent of post-editing lexicography | Miloš Jakubíček

Sketch Engine and Lexonomy | Ondřej Matuška

Phonetic transcription of dotted Hebrew | Alon Itai

LOTKS 2017 – Workshop on Language, Ontology, Terminology and Knowledge Structures | Fahad Khan

The saga of Norsk Ordbok : A scholarly dictionary for the Norwegian vernacular and the Nynorsk language | Oddrun Grønvik

NORDIX bilingual dictionaries for Nordic and major European languages

The First Century of English Monolingual Lexicography. Kusujiro Miyoshi | Michael Adams

eLex 2017 – Lexicography from Scratch | Carole Tiberius

Met zoveel woorden. Gids voor trefzeker taal gebruik. Rik Schutz en Ludo Permentier
| Anne Dykstra

GLOBALEX mid-2017 | Ilan Kernerman

A brief account of ASIALEX 2017 | Hai Xu

Diccionarios electrónicos: perspectivas para el siglo XXI | Beatriz Sánches Cárdenas and Amelia Sanz

The Corpus of Polish Sign Language and the Corpus-based Dictionary of Polish Sign Language | Paweł Rutkowski

June 2015

Number 17 · July 2009


KD’s BLDS: A brief introduction

BLDS | sample page

Papers on Lexicography and Dictionaries

-Perspectives in Lexicography: Asia and beyond. Vincent B.Y. Ooi, Anne Pakir,  Ismail S. Talib and Peter K.W. Tan (eds.)

-DSNA Seminar on Learner’s Dictionaries. Ilan J. Kernerman and Paul Bogaards (eds.)

Lexicographical poems: An introduction | Michael Adams

The lexicographers | Michael Manis

B.T. Sue Atkins and Michael Rundell. The Oxford Guide to Practical Lexicography | Rick Schutz

Seminar on Learner’s Dictionaries at the DSNA XVII Meeting, Indiana University, 2009

A review of the First International Symposium on Lexicography and L2 Teaching and Learning | Zhang Yihua and Xia Lixin

Asialex 2009 | Jirapa Vitayapirak

The Center for Lexicographical Studies, GDUFS

English Dictionaries in Global and Historical Context | Janice McAlpine

Internet lexicography as a challenge: The Internet dictionary portal at the Institute for German Language | Stefan Engelberg, Annette Klosa and Caroline Müller-Spitzer

KirzeN, the international dictionary | Balázs Sipócz

TheFreeDictionary.com story | Michal Goldman

The BLDS Italian dictionary core | Palma Gallana

BLDS | sample pages

Dictionnaires Assimil Kernerman, 2009 | Arabe, Chinois, Grec, Japonais, Polonais, Portugais, Russe, Turc

June 2015

Number 11 · July 2003


June 2015

Number 7 · July 1999



June 2015

Number 4 · July 1996



June 2015

Number 3 · July 1995


June 2015

Number 2 · July 1995


June 2015

PASSWORD News · July 1994


The advent of the semi-bilingual dictionary | Lionel Kernerman

  - Bi-directional adaptations

  - British vs. local settings

  - Workbooks

  - Semi-trilingualism

English learner’s dictionaries in the Israel school market | Raphael Gefen

Marketing PASSWORD in Brazil | Waldir Martins Fontes

News briefs

From Kernerman to Password | Ilan Kernerman

June 2015