How to install kdictionary
on Arch Linux

kdictionary snap

kdictionary

keshavbhatt (keshavnrj)

Powerful Offline/Online Dictionary Application

Kdictionary is a Powerful Dictionary Application for Desktop Linux Systems.Some of the features it includes are - • Designed to give you the freedom to structure your studies the way you see fit the 'Favorites' option allows you to create lists of words from the vast library of entries. • ‘Recent’ list to easily review looked-up words. • Audio pronunciation - Learn words faster by listening to how they're pronounced and reading definitions. • Offline mode - No WiFi,no internet ? no problem. Kdictionary have Offline database of 1.74 lakh words which is growing daily. • Offline database of words 1.74 lakh + whole Wordnet 3.1 database. • Words Suggestions. • Neat definitions. • Word Pronouncements (100+ voice types). • Definitions Pronouncement (100+ voice types). • Includes 11 online Dictionaries. • Wikipedia Search (using API). • Wiktionary Search (using API). • Image Search/Reference for each word. • Hotkey (shortcut) to Evoke quick result widget to access meaning. • History for words you searched. • Your favourite words.

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License
Proprietary
Last updated
9 March 2018

Enable snaps on Arch Linux and install kdictionary

Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.

Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.

Enable snapd

On Arch Linux, snap can be installed from the Arch User Repository (AUR). The manual build process is the Arch-supported install method for AUR packages, and you’ll need the prerequisites installed before you can install any AUR package. You can then install snap with the following:

Once installed, the systemd unit that manages the main snap communication socket needs to be enabled:

To enable classic snap support, enter the following to create a symbolic link between /var/lib/snapd/snap and /snap:

Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.

Install kdictionary

To install kdictionary, simply use the following command:

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Browse and find snaps from the convenience of your desktop using the snap store snap.

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