BeoLingus German-English

This plugins extends Apple‘s Dictionary application ( with a German-English dictionary.
  1. The search works in both directions, you can search for German or English terms.

  2. You don‘t need an internet connection, because the dictionary is included in the plugin.

The dictionary content is based on the online dictionary by TU Chemnitz.


BeoLingus German-English

v2019.04.24 · 184 MB · macOS 10.6-10.14

This dictionary plugin is licensed under GPLv3

The source dictionary from BeoLingus is licensed under GPLv2


The installation is very easy. Just download the disk image, open it and double click “Dictionary Installer”.


You can uninstall the plugin by deleting OpenThesaurus Deutsch.dictionary from
/Library/Dictionaries or ~/Library/Dictionaries.

OpenThesaurus German is only available for OS X 10.6.x and higher (why?).