November 19, 2012 in Reference
[prMac.com] Ostrava, Czech Republic - Apps Dev Team is pleased to announce iLinguist West 2.1, an update to its comprehensive offline dictionary and translator, which translates between English and one of five other languages, including German, French, Italian, Dutch, and Finnish. With over 500,000 word pairs, iLinguist West can help users look up and translate words or phrases quickly and easily, offline, without access to the Internet. Additional features include reverse translations, searches on Wikipedia or Google, and a history tab that tracks previous searches. Additions to the app in version 2.1 include support for iOS 6 and iPhone 5, as well as other enhancements.
iLinguist West makes it easy for users to translate between English and any of five major languages by first selecting a country's flag and initial, and then typing in a word or phrase. With a variety of word and phrase suggestions, and over 500,000 word pairs, users are guaranteed to find the ideal translation. iLinguist West contains 193,000 English-German translations, 103,000 English-French translations, 77,000 English-Italian translations, 45,500 English-Dutch translations, and 112,500 English-Finnish translations.
Once users have found the translation they are looking for, reverse translations are available, allowing them to easily switch back and forth between languages. A history tab provides users with a set of all previous searches, allowing them to easily reference past translations. iLinguist West allows users to take their translation a step farther, by searching for translated phrases or words on Google and Wikipedia. Although an Internet connection is required for Wikipedia and Google searches, iLinguist West translates completely offline, making translation convenient as well as easy. The app is ideal for international travelers, as there is no cost for roaming data when abroad and using the dictionary feature.
* Offline translator/dictionary for English to: German, French, Italian, Dutch, and Finnish
* Over 500,000 translated word pairs total
* No Internet connection required and no costs for roaming data when abroad
* Reverse translation features makes it simple for users to switch between languages
* Wikipedia and Google search features allow users to find out additional online information about translations
"iLinguist West is a comprehensive, offline translator and dictionary that allows users to translate words between English and 5 major western languages," stated Apps Dev Team founder Kotik Oldrich. "We've updated from the original version by including iOS 6 and iPhone 5 support as well as other minor enhancements, to make iLinguist West even easier and faster to use."
* English, Dutch, French, German, Finnish, and Italian
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 5.1 or later
* 35.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
iLinguist West 2.1 is $5.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Reference category. Review copies are available on request.