used at Ocean's

To guarantee accuracy and consistency in our translations, our team relies on the following dictionaries, glossaries and databases.

Diccionario Clave

This is our main resource whene we want to know more about a Spanish word.

Google Scholar

A platform that provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature.

The Law Dictionary

A dictionary with over 15,000 legal terms for your business and research use.

Lenguaje inclusivo en cuanto al género en español

Guidelines for the use of gender inclusive language in Spanish.

Dictionary by Merriam-Webster

This is much more than just a dictionary, it also has a thesaurus section and great articles.

Oxford Learner's Dictionaries

Oxford Student Dictionaries is a resource that supports us in British and American English. 

iNTERNATIONAL tERMINOLOGY - mICROSOFT

Search and download International Terminology.

The Cambridge Dictionary

Here you can find dictionaries for some of the world’s most important language pairs.

Glosateca

In this platform you can consult specialized terminology to improve the quality and precision of your texts.

Macmillan Dictionary

This dictionary offers meanings, pronunciations, synonyms, collocations, idioms as well as images, videos and sound effects.

English Spanish Dictionary

This dictionary, by the University of Granada, is helpful for EN-ES and ES-EN translations.

The American Heritage Dictionary

Thousands of entries include etymologies that trace their origins back to reconstructed proto-languages.

The Spanish Dictionary of Collocations

Collocations play a vital role in the coherence of the structure of language. That is why  we use this dictionary (Diccionario de Colocaciones del Español).

UNESCO Thesaurus

A structured list of terms used in subject analysis and retrieval of documents and publications in the fields of education, culture, natural and social sciences, communication and information.

The Dictionary of Medical Terms

An dictionary by the Royal National Academy of Medicine that saves us time whenever we need to search for medical terminology.

Spanish Etymological Dictionary

A comprehensive online resource that helps us understand the origin of Spanish words.

IATE (Interactive Terminology for Europe)

Launched in 1999 with the aim of providing a web-based infrastructure for all EU terminology resources.

UNTERM

A multilingual terminology database maintained jointly by the main duty stations and regional commissions of the United Nations system.

Online Collocation Dictionary

This online dictionary is extremely helpful for preparing students for international English exams such as the IELTS and TOEFL.

Diccionario de partículas discursivas del español

A online dictionary where you can check definitions, examples of usage, pronunciation or positioning of Spanish words.

Collins English Dictionary

This dictionary is based on Collins' extensive language databases and covers many rare and literary words.

UN Interpreters

A practical site with multiple glossaries, specially recommended for interpreters.

2lingual

It allows you to search in two languages at the same time.

French Resources

Le Robert dico en lingue

A popular French dictionary. Today it has become the reference site for the French language.

Dictionnaire l’Académie française

L’Académie Française makes its dictionary available through a free and open access digital portal.

Larousse

A French dictionary and encyclopedia.