List of encyclopedias by language

This is a list of encyclopedias by language.

AlbanianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Albanian.

ArabicEdit

Encyclopedias written in Arabic.

ArmenianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Armenian.

AzerbaijaniEdit

Encyclopedias written in Azerbaijani.

BasqueEdit

Encyclopedias written in Basque

BelarusianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Belarusian

BengaliEdit

BulgarianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Bulgarian.

CatalanEdit

Encyclopedias written in Catalan.

ChineseEdit

Encyclopedias written in Chinese.

CroatianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Croatian.

CzechEdit

Encyclopedias written in Czech.

DanishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Danish.

DutchEdit

Encyclopedias written in Dutch.

Egyptian ArabicEdit

EnglishEdit

Encyclopedias written in English.

EsperantoEdit

Encyclopedias written in Esperanto.

  • Enciklopedio de Esperanto: two-volume encyclopedia about Esperanto issues (Budapest 1934); reprint in one volume, without the illustrations (1986)
  • Esperanto en perspektivo: encyclopedic handbook about Esperanto issues (Rotterdam and London 1974)
  • Esperanto Wikipedia (2001)

EstonianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Estonian.

FinnishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Finnish.

FrenchEdit

Encyclopedias written in French.

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GalicianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Galician.

GeorgianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Georgian.

GermanEdit

Encyclopedias written in German.

GreekEdit

Encyclopedias written in Greek.

  • Encyclopedic lexicon: by P. Gerakakis, I–V volumes, 1861–1865 (Γερακάκης, Πέτρος. Λεξικόν εγκυκλοπαίδειας: περιέχον τα κυριωτέρα των επιστημών και τεχνών)
  • Helios: Νεώτερον Εγκυκλοπαιδικόν Λεξικόν, Ήλιος (1945)
  • Papyrus Larousse Britannica: Πάπυρος - Λαρούς - Μπριτάννικα (1975–2004)
  • Suda: historical encyclopedia of the ancient Mediterranean world (10th century)
  • Greek Wikipedia (Ελληνική Βικιπαίδεια)

GujaratiEdit

Encyclopedias written in Gujarati.

HebrewEdit

Encyclopedias written in Hebrew.

HindiEdit

Encyclopedias written in Hindi.

HungarianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Hungarian.

IcelandicEdit

Encyclopedias written in Icelandic.

IdoEdit

Encyclopedias written in Ido.

IndonesianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Indonesian language.

ItalianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Italian.

JapaneseEdit

Encyclopedias written in Japanese.

KazakhEdit

Encyclopedias translated into Kazakh.

KoreanEdit

Encyclopedias written in Korean.

KurdishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Kurdish.

KyrgyzEdit

Encyclopedias written in Kyrgyz.

LatinEdit

Encyclopedias written in Latin.

LatvianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Latvian.

  • Latviešu konversācijas vārdnīca, 1927–1940
  • Latvijas padomju enciklopēdija, 1981–1988
  • Latvian Wikipedia (2003)

LeoneseEdit

Encyclopedias written in Leonese.

LithuanianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Lithuanian.

MacedonianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Macedonian.

MalagasyEdit

Encyclopedias written in Malagasy.

MalayalamEdit

Encyclopedias written in Malayalam.

NorwegianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Norwegian.

PersianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Persian.

PolishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Polish.

PortugueseEdit

Encyclopedias written in Portuguese.

RomanianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Romanian.

Also, encyclopedias written in Moldavian:[12]

RussianEdit

SanskritEdit

Encyclopedias written in Sanskrit

SerbianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Serbian.

SinhaleseEdit

Encyclopedias written in Sinhala.

SlovakEdit

Encyclopedias written in Slovak.

  • Slovenský náučný slovník. 3 volumes 1932. First general encyclopedia in Slovak language.
  • Pyramída. Published between 1971 and 1990 in journal form (224 issues).
  • Encyklopédia Slovenska. 6 volumes, 1977–1982. Focused on Slovakia.
  • Malá slovenská encyklopédia. 1 volume 1993
  • Encyclopaedia Beliana. 20 planned volumes, 1999–, 9 volumes published as of 2021
  • Všeobecný encyklopedický slovník. 2002, four volumes
  • Slovak Wikipedia. 2003–
  • Univerzum – všeobecná obrazová encyklopédia A - Ž. 1 volume, 2011

SloveneEdit

Encyclopedias written in Slovene.

  • Enciklopedija Slovenije
  • Slovenski veliki leksikon (Mladinska knjiga, 2003-2005): set of 3 volumes: ISBN 86-11-14123-7, ISBN 86-11-15085-6, ISBN 86-11-16039-8
  • Slovene Wikipedia (Slovenska Wikipedija)

SpanishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Spanish.

SwedishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Swedish.

  • Bonniers familjelexikon (20 volumes, 1983–1986)
  • Bra böckers lexikon (4 editions of 25 volumes each, 1973–1995)
  • Focus (5 volumes, 1958–1960, introducing a new era of smaller modular encyclopedias, several later editions)
  • Kunskapens bok (6 editions, 8 or 9 volumes each, 1937–1959)
  • Lexikon 2000 (25 volumes, 1995)
  • Nationalencyklopedin (20 volumes, 1989–1996)
  • Nordisk familjebok (1876–1899; 2nd ed. 1904–1926)
  • Nordisk familjebok (editions 2-4 of 20+ volumes each, 1904–1957)
  • Susning.nu: a Swedish online wiki started in 2001; anyone-can-edit encyclopedia until 2004; shut down in 2009
  • Svensk uppslagsbok (2 editions, 31 and 32 volumes, 1929–1955)
  • Svenska uppslagsverk:[15] a comprehensive bibliography maintained by collector Christofer Psilander
  • Swedish Wikipedia (Svenskspråkiga Wikipedia)

TajikEdit

Encyclopedia translated into Tajik.

TamilEdit

Encyclopedias written in Tamil.

  • Kalaikkaḷañciyam (Encyclopedia) (தமிழில் கலைக்களஞ்சியம்) - 10 voiumes. 15,000 articles.
  • Kulandaikal Kalaikkaḷañciyam (Children's Encyclopedia) - 10 volumes
  • Arivyal Kalaikkaḷañciyam (Science Encyclopedia) 19 volumes (Tanjavur Tamil University)
  • Vazviyal Kalaikkaḷañciyam (Humanities Encyclopedia) 15 volumes ((Tanjavur Tamil University)
  • Marutuva Kalaikkaḷañciyam, (Medical Encylcopedia) - 14 volumes.
  • Isai Kalaikkaḷañciyam (Music Encyclopedia) - 3 volumes
  • Encyclopædia Britannica: 28,000 articles: a three-volume encyclopaedia of selected articles from the English version and special articles on Tamil culture and history (பிரிட்டானிக்கா தகவல் களஞ்சியம்)
  • Encyclopaedia of Herbs (மூலிகைக் கலைக்களஞ்சியம்)
  • Islamic Encyclopaedia: written by Abdul Raheem (இஸ்லாமியக் கலைக்களஞ்சியம்)
  • Tamil Wikipedia: Currently has 1,38,627 articles on various fields; one of the main resources for articles in Tamil language

ThaiEdit

  • Thai Junior Encyclopedia (สารานุกรมไทยฉบับเยาวชน)
  • Thai Wikipedia

TurkishEdit

Encyclopedias written in Turkish.

TurkmenEdit

Encyclopedia translated into Turkmen.

UkrainianEdit

Encyclopedias written in Ukrainian.

UrduEdit

Encyclopedias written in Urdu.

UzbekEdit

  • Uzbek Soviet Encyclopedia (1971–80; 14 vol.)
  • Uzbek National Encyclopedia (2000–06; 12 vol.)

VietnameseEdit

Encyclopedias written in Vietnamese.

WelshEdit

Encyclopedias written in Welsh.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Global Arabic Encyclopedia". Archived from the original on 2 January 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2012.
  2. ^ Mawdoo3
  3. ^ Great Catalan Encyclopedia / Gran Enciclopèdia Catalana Archived 15 May 2016 at the Portuguese Web Archive
  4. ^ Estonica
  5. ^ Dictionnaires généraux, universels, encyclopédiques, et autres… A bibliography of French encyclopedias up to Larousse.
  6. ^ "Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani (online version of the dictionary)". Treccani. Retrieved 18 September 2012
  7. ^ Dizionario storico della Svizzera (DSS) Archived 17 February 2010 at the Wayback Machine, Armando Dadò editore, Locarno, ISBN 88-8281-100-X (2002–)
  8. ^ Barsa
  9. ^ Biblioteca Universal Archived 14 March 2008 at the Portuguese Web Archive
  10. ^ Diciopédia
  11. ^ Infopédia
  12. ^ Also Romanian, but written with Cyrillic characters, due to Soviet pressure.
  13. ^ "Diccionario Enciclopédico Hispano-Americano".
  14. ^ Enciclopedia Jurídica Online
  15. ^ Svenska uppslagsverk