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HippoDICT Plus ~ Chinese English Dictionary

iPhone / iPad
  • Reference
  • Education
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HippoDICT Plus is a Chinese-English dictionary that seamlessly integrates online and offline resources in a clean, elegant, and ultra-fast interface.

Built into HippoDICT is the popular 95,000+ entry CC-CEDICT dictionary, augmented with Zhuyin pronunciations, character etymology, and a super-fast lookup engine. And if you can't find something in the built-in dictionary, HippoDICT gives you one tap access to the best online resources -, Google Dictionary, MDBG, Nciku, and Yellowbridge - something that no other dictionary offers.

HippoDICT also has Decks - a simple but powerful organization and learning tool. Arranging entries into Decks is a great way manage commonly used terms and to help with building your vocabulary!

Visit for more information and to see HippoDICT in action.


- 95,000+ entry built-in dictionary with both Simplified and Traditional characters.
- Zhuyin and pinyin pronunciations.
- Search by characters, pinyin, zhuyin, or English.
- Character etymology.
- Top-notch speed and performance.
- Intelligently ranked search results.
- One-touch web integration with, Google Dictionary, MDBG, Nciku, and Yellowbridge.
- Decks for organizing and managing common searches.
- Flashcards for every deck.
- Add your own custom entries to any deck.
- Backup and restore decks to and from your computer.
- SuperMemo-based learning system.
- View any character in full screen mode.
- Clean, elegant, and intuitive interface.
- Supports iOS 4 fast app switching.


- "Best Reference Apps Money Can Buy" in iPhone Life magazine