With the technology development, this dictionary has also been converted into digital source. As the result of that, “Dictionary.com” launched the first online dictionary in 1995, with around 1,400,000 meanings. Today, there are many online dictionaries can be found. Among them, the most popular 10 online dictionaries can be mentioned as below.
The Free Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionary Online
In Sri Lanka also, we can find several online Sinhala English Dictionary. Among them “Madura” Sinhala English Dictionary and “Google” Sinhala English Dictionary are most popular dictionaries.
“Madura” Sinhala English Dictionary, a very valuable innovation is invented by a Sri Lankan. If anyone wants to download this Sinhala English Dictionary, he/she can download it or if anyone likes to use it as “online version”, that person can use it as it is. There are about 230,000 meaning in this Madura Sinhala English Dictionary and it covers various subjects/areas such as medical science, logics, engineering, accountancy, arts and so on. Today, you can get this Madura Sinhala English Dictionary to your mobile phone via Google Play Store.
As mentioned above, the second most popular online Sinhala English Dictionary is “Google” Sinhala English Dictionary. Even this Sinhala English Dictionary is not 100% accurate when giving meanings, it is a Sinhala English Dictionary, being rapidly developed day by day and it is popular among users. When you search in Google as “Sinhala English Dictionary”, it gives this “Google Dictionary” as the first result and you can find your words/meanings without going to another website. It is one of main advantages that Google has given to its’ users. By using this dictionary, not only “Sinhala” and “English” languages, but also you can translate any word to some other languages also. However, this Google dictionary will be the most improved online Sinhala English Dictionary in near future.