Links to Related Resources

On-line resources related to languages of the British Isles in the late medieval period

A Linguistic Atlas of Late Mediaeval English, 1350-1450 (eLALME)
— Revised and corrected on-line version of LALME.

A Linguistic Atlas of Early Middle English, 1150-1325
— Presents a linguistic geography for the early Middle English period.

Corpus of Scottish Correspondence
— Manual for a corpus of 16th and 17th-century correspondence, with lexico-grammatically tagged texts.

A Selected Classified Bibliography of the Scots Language

Middle English Dictionary
— the principal dictionary for English, 1100 to 1500.

Oxford English Dictionary
— the major dictionary for the English Language.*

Historical Thesaurus of English
— English words from Old English to the Present in a searchable thesaurus.

Thesaurus of Old English
— a searchable database of Old English words.

An Icelandic-English Dictionary by Richard Cleasby and Gudbrand Vigfusson
— searchable online, indexed with TIFF and PNG image scans, and HTML text conversion.

Anglo-Norman Dictionary
— a dictionary of French used in Britain between 1066 and ca 1450.

*Note: Subscriber-only access. Nevertheless, if you do not have a personal subscription, you may be able to access this resource through your university, college or other library.