Online Glosseries

07/07
2019

This post assembles a short lists of online glossaries for Tibetan terminology in the different literary fields; further reference material for specialized Tibetan terminology is catalogued under the keywords/topics: T181: administrative terminology, T219: Buddhist terminology, T288: misc. terminology, T239: Medical terminology

Tibetan literature and text production

- Terms Found in Colophons, THL (accessed: 2019-07-07)

- Section Names, THL (accessed: 2019-07-07)

- Provenance Figures, THL (accessed: 2019-07-07)

- Colophonic Phrases, THL (accessed: 2019-07-07)

- Reference Lists for Cataloging a Collection of Tibetan Texts for THL, THL (accessed: 2019-07-07)

Administrative

- Ein Glossar zur Terminologie der tibetischen Urkundensprache, Christoph Cüppers, academia.edu (2017-02-01)

- Preliminary Tibetan-English glossary, Joachim Karsten, Digitized Tibetan Archives Material, Bonn University (accessed 2017-08-16), currently offline!

- On the Monastic Archives of Kun-bde gling, Lhasa, Including a Preliminary Analytical Historical Study of the Monastery Itself (1794-1959/2000), Joachim Karsten, Digitized Tibetan Archives Material, Bonn University (accessed 2017-08-16), currently offline!

- 'When Silk Was Gold' in the 'Land of Snows': Towards a Tibetan-English Glossary of Non-Tibetan Textile (Silk) Terms , Joachim Karsten, academia.edu (accessed 2019-07-07)

- Glossary for Tibetan Terms, Tibetan Oral History Archive Project, Library of Congress (accessed 2019-07-07)

Administrative, Scientific, etc.

- tha snyad 'tshol bsher/, TibTerm (accessed: 2020-02-05)
Central Tibetan Administration, Department of Education, Dharamsala

Religious

- Mahāvyutpatti with sGra sbyor bam po gñis pa, Bibliotheca Polyglotta, University of Oslo (accessed: 2019-01-12)

- bye brag rtog byed/, DILA Glossaries, Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts (accessed: 2019-01-12)

Scientific

- dbyin bod shan sbyar gyi tshan rig tshig mdzod/, Online Glossary of English-Tibetan scientific terms, Emory-Tibet Science Initiative (accessed: 2020-10-07)
See also ETSI Standardized Scientific Terms, Center Contemplative Science and Compassion-Based Ethics (accessed: 2020-10-07) and ETSI Bilingual Modern Science Dictionary (Pdf download), Center Contemplative Science and Compassion-Based Ethics (accessed: 2020-10-07)

Medical

- see glossaries on medical plants, diseases and animals in Paljor et al. 2008, appendices 2-10