A dictionary with a new point of view

that catches the eye and enriches the mind.

  • 20,000 terms with contextual definitions,
    developed by terminology experts;
  • 6,000 full-colour images of a wide variety of objects
    from all aspects of life;
  • One essential reference.

The Bildwörterbuch is designed to help you find the right word at a glance. Filled with stunning illustrations labelled with accurate terminology in up to five languages, it is the ideal language-learning and vocabulary dictionary for use at school, at home or at work.

When you know what something looks like but not what it’s called, or when you know the word but can’t picture the object, Bildwörterbuch has the answer. A quick glance and you can match the word to the image.

Bildwörterbuch is an indispensable visual reference that goes beyond object identification to answer questions about function, significance and purpose. Ideal for teachers, parents, writers, translators and students of all skill levels, it helps the user understand a phenomenon and quickly grasp the meaning of a term, the characteristics of an object or simply learn something new.

FIND words organized around major subject fields, corresponding themes or individual objects.

SEARCH ideas to quickly locate words or translations.

VIEW thousands of highly realistic illustrations and detailed diagrams created by skilled graphic artists.

DISCOVER a visual world of information of immense scope and depth.

The FIRST and ONLY visual dictionary—
copied but never equalled