German dictionary for Ispell, Myspell und Hunspell using the new orthography

(The original German site is here.)

The German dictionary igerman98 conforms with the new orthography from 1998-08-01.

You can create a Swiss German dictionary by issuing „make swiss” (or similar for myspell/hunspell).

The new spellcheck engine Hunspell allows dictionaries to define complex rules for using compound words and my dictionary is being optimized for that. Hunspell will replace Myspell in OpenOffice with release 2.0.2. New features which are possible due to the use of Hunspell are:

To test the most recent dictionary you can use my small Online Spellchecker.


Here you get the latest version:


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