List of encyclopedias by language

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This is a list of encyclopedias by language.

Albanian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Albanian.

Arabic[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Arabic.

Main article: Arabic encyclopedia

Global Arabic Encyclopedia (external link: http://www.mawsoah.net/maogen.asp?th=0$$main&fileid=PaidVer)

Armenian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Armenian.

Azerbaijani[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Azerbaijan.

Belarusian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Belarusian

Bengali[edit]

Bulgarian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Bulgarian

Catalan[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Catalan.

Chinese[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Chinese.

Main article: Chinese encyclopedias

Croatian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Croatian.

Czech[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Czech.

Danish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Danish.

Dutch[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Dutch.

English[edit]

Encyclopedias written in English (A-Z order).

Esperanto[edit]

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)

Estonian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Estonian.

Finnish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Finnish.

French[edit]

Encyclopedias written in French.

Dictionnaires généraux, universels, encyclopédiques, et autres… A bibliography of French encyclopedias up to Larousse.

Galician[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Galician.

Georgian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Georgian.

German[edit]

Encyclopedias written in German.

Greek[edit]

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)
  • Suda (Historical encyclopedia of the ancient Mediterranean world), (10th century)
  • Helios (Νεώτερον Εγκυκλοπαιδικόν Λεξικόν, Ήλιος), (1945)
  • Papyrus - Larousse – Britannica (Πάπυρος - Λαρούς - Μπριτάννικα) (1975–2004)
  • Greek Wikipedia (Ελληνική Βικιπαίδεια)

Gujarati[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Gujarati.

Hebrew[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Hebrew.

Hindi[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Hindi.

Hungarian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Hungarian.

Icelandic[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Icelandic

Indonesian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Indonesian language

Italian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Italian.

Japanese[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Japanese.

Kazakh[edit]

Encyclopedias translated into Kazakh.

Korean[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Korean.

Kurdish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Kurdish.

Kyrgyz[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Kyrgyz.

Latin[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Latin.

Latvian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Latvian.

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

Leonese[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Leonese.

Lithuanian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Lithuanian.

Macedonian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Macedonian.

Malayalam[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Malayalam.

Malagasy[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Malagasy.

Moldavian[edit]

Encyclopedias written into Moldavian.

Nepali[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Nepali.

Norwegian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Norwegian.

Persian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Persian.

Polish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Polish.

Portuguese[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Portuguese.

Romanian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Romanian.

Russian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Russian.

Serbian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Serbian.

Sinhalese[edit]

Encyclopedia written in Sinhala.

  • Sinhalese Encyclopaedia (සිංහල විශ්වකෝෂය)

Slovak[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Slovak.

Slovene[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Slovene.

Spanish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Spanish.

Swedish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Swedish.

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

Tajik[edit]

Encyclopedia translated into Tajik.

Tamil[edit]

Encyclopedia written in Tamil.

  • Encyclopædia Britannica (28000 articles. A three-volume encyclopaedia of selected articles from the English version and special articles on Tamil culture and history. In Tamil பிரிட்டானிக்கா தகவல் களஞ்சியம்)
  • Islamic Encyclopaedia (written by Abdul Raheem. In Tamil இஸ்லாமியக் கலைக்களஞ்சியம்)
  • Encyclopaedia of Herbs (மூலிகைக் கலைக்களஞ்சியம்)
  • Tamil Wikipedia, currently has 48,000 articles on various fields. It is one of the main resources for articles in Tamil language.

Thai[edit]

  • Thai Junior Encyclopedia. In Thai สารานุกรมไทยฉบับเยาวชน
  • Thai Wikipedia

Turkish[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Turkish

Turkmen[edit]

Encyclopedia translated into Turkmen.

Urdu[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Urdu

Ukrainian[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Ukrainian.

Uzbek[edit]

Encyclopedias translated into Uzbek

Vietnamese[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Vietnamese.

Welsh[edit]

Encyclopedias written in Welsh.

  • Gwyddoniadur Cymru yr Academi Gymreig (also in English)

See also[edit]

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