“The dictionary of the Belarusian language” (“Слоўнік беларускай мовы”. Minsk, 2012) is provided for the CLARIN VLO. It is a standard dictionary, i. e. it shows normative spelling and grammatical word forms, while the meaning of words is not explained here. This edition does not indicate pronunciation in detail, but the stress only. The volume contains around 130 thousand words. The dictionary is aimed at linguists, teachers, students of philological departments, journalists, writers, editors and everybody who is interested in Belarusian.
This book was prepared in the Institute of linguistics named after Yakub Kolas of the Belarusian Academy of Sciences. Aliaxandar Lukashanets and Valiantsina Rusak are the scientific editors. Nadzeya Eulasevich, Iryna Kandracenia, Ala Kirdun, Lyubow Kuncevich, Viktorya Ulasevich, Nadzeya Chabatar are the lexicographers.
The dictionary is available via the API. The service contains several dictionaries, it is necessary to select the desired one.
According to the book: Слоўнік беларускай мовы / навук. рэд. А. А. Лукашанец, В. П. Русак. — Мінск : Беларуская навука, 2012. — 916 с. (The dictionary of the Belarusian language / scientific eds. A. Lukashanets, V. Rusak. — Minsk : Belaruskaya navuka, 2012. — 916 pp.) ISBN 978-985-08-1365-7.