Qt dictionary with StarDict format support
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QStarDict is a StarDict clone written using Qt. The user interface is similar to StarDict.

Main features

  • Full support of StarDict dictionaries
  • Working in system tray
  • Scanning mouse selection and showing popup window with translation of the selected word
  • Translations reformatting
  • Pronouncing translated word
  • Plugins support
  • KDE 4 plasmoid


QStarDict is available in Ubuntu, Debian and other distros repositories.

If you want to compile it youself install Qt4 and GLib2 development files and run in the project's directory

qmake INSTALL_PREFIX=<your install prefix, /usr by default>
[sudo] make install

More information about installation: