Free Text Translation- This automatic online engine translates from English to Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Dutch, Norwegian, Italian, and Chinese. And from French, German, Italian, Dutch, and Norwegian to English.pop
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Colonial Occupations- Occupational names (many now obsolete) and their defenition.
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Dictionary of the Scots Language- The Dictionary of the Scots Language (DSL) comprises electronic editions of the two major historical dictionaries of the Scots language: the 12-volume Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (DOST) and the 10-volume Scottish National Dictionary (SND).
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Diseases- Often in genealogy a researcher encounters an archaic medical term used for the cause of death, or perhaps in a journal or family correspondence, this list is intended to aid with interpreting those terms.
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Genealogical Research Assistance - Abbreviations- Genealogy researchers encounter many abbreviations both in modern compilations and in original records, this list aims to assist the researcher in deciphering those abbreviated terms.
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German Illness Translations- A compiled listing of illnesses and causes of death posted in the hopes that it may aid genealogists in interpreting the conditions in which their ancestors lived and died.
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Get the last word on archaic terms- Every researcher eventually encounters archaic legal terms like "trusty friend" or "my now wife." Misinterpret them at your peril. An article published in The St. Petersburg Times (Florida), February 28, 2002.
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Glossary- Common terms that you might find during your genealogical research.
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Glossary of Scots Terms- A glossary of archaic terms, as well as a number of Modern Scots words and phrases, useful for genealogical research. Legal terms, words linked to property and possessions, found in wills and testaments.
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Latin Genealogical Word List- Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This list contains Latin words with their English translations. The words included here are those that you are likely to find in genealogical sources.
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Latin Glossary- In genealogical research latin terms are often encountered in church records and legal documents, this list is intended to aid the genealogist in interpreting those terms.
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Latin Names & Abbreviations- Latin first names were not used in every-day speech but they were used in the written form, in parish registers for example.
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Latin Primer- When you reach the sixteenth and seventeenth century on your family tree you will encounter Latin in record keeping.
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Latin-English Dictionary Program - Words- Download a free Latin dictionary program for your PC or MAC. Inputing any Latin word returns the morphology, dictionary form, and meaning. Imputing English returns corresponding Latin.
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