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China: Chinese-English Dictionaries

21st Century Chinese-English Dictionary

21世纪汉英词典

Author: Liang Derun
Order No. 15905
ISBN-13: 9787119024004
ISBN-10: 7119024000
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 813
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 6 x 8.5
Price: $24.95

This dictionary consists of 75,000 entries of which 20,000 are new, including words and compound words from many disciplines. The lexical entries are primarily everyday words, supplemented with cultural background information. Both ancient and contemporary words are included with emphasis on the latter. Special care has been taken to incorporate new words that occur frequently in newspapers and periodicals. All background info descriptions are provided in Chinese and English, and entries are listed by pinyin.

Attached the index of Chinese pinyin phonetics & strokes of Chinese characters. Appendix includes information of China; summary of Chinese dynasties; area of countries; resident & capital; chemical elements; punctuation; numeral, date & time; comparison of metric system & metrology of U.K. & U.S.

Note: ISBN 7119024019 on the jacket of this book was printed wrong, which is for 21st Century English-Chinese Dictionary. The correct ISBN should have been 7119024000.




A Chinese-English Dictionary (Revised Edition, in Smaller Print)

外研社汉英词典(修订版缩印本)

Author: Wu Jinrong
Order No. 15912
ISBN-13: 9787560013251
ISBN-10: 7560013252
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1,752
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: $39.95

The popular dictionary edited by Wu Jinrong has been available in various editions from a number of publishers in China, Hong Kong and Singapore. This current edition is a revised and expanded version of the basic A Chinese-English Dictionary. It is in smaller print (not abridged or condensed) so that it is affordable to most people, but it also shows simplified and traditional characters. With its 98,000 entries, it is one of the best Chinese-English dictionaries, with pinyin, around.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




A Chinese-English Dictionary of Buddhist Terms

中英佛教词典

Author: Chen Guansheng, Li Peizhu
Order No. 15916
ISBN-13: 9787119037868
ISBN-10: 7119037862
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2005
Language: Chinese-English
Size: 7.5 x 10.5
Page: 474
Price: $79.95

This dictionary is comprised of more than 16,000 entries covering terms, allusions, books, monks, relics, rituals, schisms, events, places, Buddhist materials of Mahayana (including Tibetan Buddhism and Japanese Buddhism) and Hinayana Buddhism, etc. Every entry consists of Chinese phrase, English translation and concise Chinese explanation. For important terms, names and allusions, Latin conversions are provided. Latin conversions are also available for Tibetan and Japanese Buddhist terms.

The dictionary includes traditional-simplified and simplified-traditional Chinese indexes, as well as a pinyin-Wade-Giles conversion table.

It is a very useful reference for those who are interested in Buddhism or Buddhism studies.




A Chinese-English Dictionary of International Trade & Finance

汉英国际贸易和金融词典

Author: Liao Meizhen
Order No. 15910
ISBN-13: 9787560009568
ISBN-10: 7560009565
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2000
Pages: 1,281
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: $27.95

This dictionary contains over 60,000 entries, covering all fields of international trade & finance. Also include related entries such as insurance, law, accounting, auditing, commerce, etc. With standard English translation, easy access to entries and 12 important appendices.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary, Revised Edition

简明汉英词典(修订版)

Author: Lai Hangang
Order No. 15906
ISBN-13: 9787100021098
ISBN-10: 710002109X
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 959
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: $24.95

This revised edition of A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary contains 23,000 entries. It has 12 important appendices.

Instruction: The following introduction to this book is in Chinese. If your computer doesn't show Chinese characters, please right-click your mouse, select Encoding and then select Chinese Simplified to read in Chinese.

《简明汉英词典》修订本在原来两万词条的基础上,又增加了三千多条反映新时代面貌的词语及用例,特别突出经济、法律、科技、生活等方面的语汇。此外还根据国家的最新规定,对个别汉字和注音进行了订正,删除了一些不再常用的词条,并为附录作了必要的补充和调整,本书另一特色是英文译文通顺流畅,既富有文采又符合英文的行文习惯。本次修订仍保留了原版的特色,强调了词典的语用功能,保留了词性标注和语法注释,特别适合对外汉语教学及汉英对译的需要。




A New Century Chinese-English Dictionary

新世纪汉英大词典

Author: Hui Yu
Order No. 15902
ISBN-13: 9787560025940
ISBN-10: 7560025943
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 2,258
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 7.5 x 10.5
Price: $79.95

This dictionary, with its 140,000 entries, is the largest and the most comprehensive Chinese-English dictionary in China.

Instruction: The following introduction to this book is in Chinese. If your computer doesn't show Chinese characters, please right-click your mouse, select Encoding and then select Chinese Simplified to read in Chinese.

迄今最具创新性的、规模最大的汉英语文性词典——《新世纪汉英大词典》这部词典规模宏大、收词齐全,兼顾百科、即查即用,是汉英词典与时俱进的集大成之鸿著,是第四代汉英词典的的代表作。

由北京外语教学与研究出版社出版的《新世纪汉英大词典》,是西安外国语学院惠宁教授主编、中国英语教学研究会副会长、西安外国语学院院长杜瑞清教授参与主持、数十名专家和师生呕心沥血编纂而成。词典共收词目14万余条,近2300页码,体现了“读者第一,注重实用,与时俱进,贵在创新”的编写思想和特色。据悉,该典共新增集近20年来涌现出的新词语上万条,如“电子”、“网络”、“纳税”、“纳米”、“走势”、“趋向”、“美容美发”、“足浴”等等均收入,仅“电子”一词下,一般词典中最多收入40个条目,而就这部词典中收入的条目达110个,读者普遍反映,该词典汇语文百科于一炉,十分实用。

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




A New Century Chinese-English Dictionary (Smaller Print Edition)

新世纪汉英大词典(缩印本)

Author: Hui Yu
Order No. 15904
ISBN-13: 9787560043241
ISBN-10: 7560043240
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 2,258
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: $45.95

This is the smaller print (not abridged or condensed) edition of A New Century Chinese-English Dictionary (Order No. 15902) published by Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press. With its 140,000 entries, it is the largest and the most comprehensive Chinese-English dictionary in China.

Instruction: The following introduction to this book is in Chinese. If your computer doesn't show Chinese characters, please right-click your mouse, select Encoding and then select Chinese Simplified to read in Chinese.

迄今最具创新性的、规模最大的汉英语文性词典——《新世纪汉英大词典》这部词典规模宏大、收词齐全,兼顾百科、即查即用,是汉英词典与时俱进的集大成之鸿著,是第四代汉英词典的的代表作。

由北京外语教学与研究出版社出版的《新世纪汉英大词典》,是西安外国语学院惠宁教授主编、中国英语教学研究会副会长、西安外国语学院院长杜瑞清教授参与主持、数十名专家和师生呕心沥血编纂而成。词典共收词目14万余条,近2300页码,体现了“读者第一,注重实用,与时俱进,贵在创新”的编写思想和特色。据悉,该典共新增集近20年来涌现出的新词语上万条,如“电子”、“网络”、“纳税”、“纳米”、“走势”、“趋向”、“美容美发”、“足浴”等等均收入,仅“电子”一词下,一般词典中最多收入40个条目,而就这部词典中收入的条目达110个,读者普遍反映,该词典汇语文百科于一炉,十分实用。

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




A New Century Chinese-English Dictionary of Economics & Trade

新世纪汉英经贸词典

Author: Li Hong
Order No. 15909
ISBN-13: 9787801032706
ISBN-10: 7801032705
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press International
Pub Year: 2002
Pages: 1,091
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: $27.75

This dictionary is a medium-sized English-Chinese bilingual reference book, containing 60,000 entries, covering nearly all respects of the economic life, such as foreign trade, merchandising concern, management and administration, bank, finance, property tax, insurance, etc. With standard English translation and easy access to entries.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




A Chinese-English Dictionary of Chinese Culture

Author: Si Ma De School
Order No. 15913
ISBN-13: 9787305044038
ISBN-10: 7305044032
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Nanjing University Press
Pub Year: 2005
Pages: 524
Language: Simplified Chinese-English
Size: 5.5 x 8
Price: $19.95

The dictionary includes more than 20,000 entries, covering the following subjects and areas: Chinese philosophy, politics, military, sports, economics, law, ethnics, religion, education, medical science, aesthetics, pharmacology, literature and arts, drama, linguistics, architecture, sociology, customs, science and technology, industry and agriculture, business, traffic, crafts and arts, etc. Every entry has pinyin and English translations.

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A Chinese-English Dictionary of Chinese Literature

Author: Si Ma De School
Order No. 15915
ISBN-13: 9787305044021
ISBN-10: 7305044024
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Nanjing University Press
Pub Year: 2005
Pages: 688
Language: Simplified Chinese-English
Size: 5.5 x 8
Price: $24.95

This dictionary contains more than 13,200 entries of Chinese literature, including authors, various schools and organizations, works, terminology, research works, newspapers and magazines, and literature characters.

All Titles in Smart School English Books Series




A Chinese-English Dictionary of Chinese Political Terms and Phrases

Author: Si Ma De School
Order No. 15914
ISBN-13: 9787305044045
ISBN-10: 7305044040
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Nanjing University Press
Pub Year: 2005
Pages: 428
Language: Simplified Chinese-English
Size: 5.5 x 8
Price: $18.95

Includes 11,000 political terms in China among which current (after Revolution of 1911) political terms take the majority. For example, san fan yun dong (Movement Against the Three Evils), liang ge wen ming (two types of civilization), fen pei tu di (distribution of land). Every entry has pinyin and English translations.

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Chinese-English Dictionary: Common Words

汉英词典常用词汇

Author: Wang Xirong
Order No. 15907
ISBN-13: 9787119019727
ISBN-10: 7119019724
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 792
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 4 x 7
Price: $13.95

This dictionary consists of 20,000 entries of commonly used Chinese words and phrases. Chinese entries are followed by pinyin and standard English translations. Seven important appendices.




New Age Chinese-English Dictionary

新时代汉英大词典

Author: Wu Jinrong
Order No. 15901
ISBN-13: 9787100027175
ISBN-10: 7100027179
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press International
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 2,176
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 7.5 x 10.5
Price: $79.95

This dictionary, with its 120,000 entries, is one of the largest and the most comprehensive Chinese-English dictionaries in China and it has a number of characteristics:

All-inclusive contents: a large variety of entries are included in the dictionary, especially new words and expressions on politics, culture, economics, finance, science and technology. Accurate translation: the English translations are natural and authentic, and faithful to original meanings. Abundant examples: more than one example is given to most entries, showing the subtle difference among varied context Easily accessible: examples and collocations are provided for the entries. Complex Chinese characters are given alongside simplified characters. Over 20 appendices are attached to the main dictionary. The dictionary’s design is very clear, and it is a delight to hold and use.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




New Age Concise Chinese-English Dictionary

新时代汉英词典

Author: Pan Shaozhong
Order No. 15903
ISBN-13: 9787100034487
ISBN-10: 7100034485
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press International
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1,628
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Price: $32.75

An abridged version of New Age Chinese-English Dictionary (Order No. 15901) published by the Commercial Press, with 60,000 entries. Illustrated.

Instruction: The following introduction to this book is in Chinese. If your computer doesn't show Chinese characters, please right-click your mouse, select Encoding and then select Chinese Simplified to read in Chinese.

中型本《新时代汉英词典》是在《新时代汉英大词典》(商务印书馆出版,荣获国家辞书一等奖)的基础上,全面精简、提炼、增订而成的。增收了约3000条新词、新义、新例,尤其是政治、经济、科技和日常生活中近期出现的新词语,如“反恐”、“一票否决”、“卖点”、“高端”、“低端”、“短信(息)”、“信息化”、“蓝牙技术”、“亲子鉴定”、“另类”、“脱口秀”、“原创性”等等。

此外,书中设置了大约130幅插图和30多个插表,以便广大读者在查阅词条时形象地、系统地了解相关事物。比如,对带有中国特色的词语,如“牌楼”、“华表”、“文房四宝”,以至“中华鲟”等,均配制了插图;而传统的“(戏曲)行当”、“书体”和当代的“(中国)军衔”、“(中国)民主党派”等,也在词典中配有插表。全书的条目和例证的顺序也作了新的安排,并在印装上采用拇指索引,以方便读者查阅。

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




New Age Little Chinese-English Dictionary, Revised Edition

新时代汉英小词典(修订版)

Author: Pan Shaozhong
Order No. 15908
ISBN-13: 9787100037587
ISBN-10: 7100037581
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1,001
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 4 x 6
Price: $14.50

This portable dictionary contains 30,000 entries of commonly used Chinese words and phrases. It has plenty of examples and 3 important appendices.




Tibetological Terminology: Chinese-English English-Chinese

汉英、英汉藏学词汇

Author: Xiang Hongjia
Order No. 15911
ISBN-13: 9787119019802
ISBN-10: 7119019805
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 1997
Pages: 273
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 4 x 7
Price: $14.95

This handbook consists of 10,000 entries of commonly used words and phrases on Tibetan studies. Part I is Chinese-English while Part II is English-Chinese. Chinese-English section is arranged according to the number of Chinese pinyin phonetics, attached Chinese pinyin index; English-Chinese is arranged according to the number of English letters.

Eight important appendices list of Tibetan historical persons; list of Tibetan temples; list of Tibetan books; list of Tubo dynasties; list of Dalai Lama dynasties; list of Banchan Lama dynasties; list of Tibetan common official positions & list of Tibet – Latin comparison.




Xinhua Dictionary with English Translation

汉英双解新华字典

Author: Wang Rongpei, et al.
Order No. 15718
ISBN-13: 9787100045551
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: The Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2013
Language: Simplified Chinese-English
Size: 4 x 7
Page: 1086
Price: $39.95

This is the bilingual version of the 1998 edition of Xinhua Dictionary. It retains the whole text and functions of the original Xinhua Dictionary, and on this basis, it renders words, phrases, sentences and texts as well as other English definitions in one, mutually complementary so that it has become a handy and useful reference book for learners of English as well as Chinese.

The popular Xinhua Dictionary contains more than 10,000 commonly used Chinese characters and more than 3,500 phrases. Arranged by pinyin, the dictionary provides accurate explanation, proper examples, some illustrations and nine appendices. It is concise in form yet abundant in content. A radical table to find the characters is also included. Xinhua Dictionary has sold more than 400 million copies since it was first published in 1957.




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