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I've read that Rikaichan (and its equivalents) allow you to hover your mouse over a word and see its phonetic reading and translation.

What tools like that (just the translation, not the phonetic reading), if any, are available for Mongolian written in Cyrillic?

  • Have you checked for existing online dictionaries? Any solution will need to use one, so it might be a good place to start. Jim Breen's Edict dictionary existed long before Rikaichan, though Rikaichan is a great implementation for using it on-the-fly. – user3169 Apr 25 '16 at 17:28
  • Don't be disheartened to learn that Mongolian spelling is not phonetic. For instance the word "шинэ" meaning "new" is pronounced like "shin" and not like "shin-eh". It is more phonetic than English or traditional Mongolian script though. – hippietrail Apr 26 '16 at 6:51

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