Which Sanskrit-to-English online dictionaries do you use?
Do you find some work better than others? If so, why?
I use the following:
pros: fast lookup
cons: not a detailed listing; doesn't explain etymology of words
Institute of Indology and Tamil Studies, Cologne University, Germany
- https://archive.org/details/1872sanskriten00moniuoft (Monier-Williams 1872)
- https://archive.org/details/ldpd_7285627_000 (Vaman Shivaram Apte 1890)
Digital South Asia Library (University of Chicago)
Apte, Vaman Shivaram. Revised and enlarged edition of Prin. V. S. Apte's The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary. Poona: Prasad Prakashan, 1957-1959. 3v.
Macdonell, Arthur Anthony. A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throughout. London: Oxford University Press, 1929.