The word ‘dictionary’ refers to a book containing an alphabetical list of words, with information given for each word, usually including meaning, pronunciation, and etymology or it may be a book which is comprised of the words of a language with translations into another language or it can also be a book listing words or other linguistic items in a particular category or subject with specialized information about them.
Originally dictionaries were mainly available in printed versions like books but with the technological development the online versions of dictionaries have also become very popular to the users. The online dictionaries are not only cost effective but they are also more easily accessible and user friendly.
Textile Dictionary refers to the dictionary which deals with textile and textile related words and terminologies as well as information on various aspects of textile. Few Textile
Dictionaries are mentioned below.
- All Fiber Arts is an online glossary of textile terms and it comprises of over 1000 pages of information on textile patterns, resources and instructions for weaving, spinning, dyeing, knitting, crochet, felting, papermaking, needlepoint, sewing, and other textile crafts.
- Rangoli-Folk Art
- Religion Craft
- Mirror Work in India
- Sculptures from Khajuraho
- Realism in Indian Art
- Chess Game in India