Giving you the
power to validate

The Oxford English Wordlist enables developers to validate English words and check spellings. Curated by our expert language technologists, the 480,000-strong wordlist is created from our British and American English content, providing you with reliable, authoritative data.

Light

Save your memory usage for bigger things with our purposefully light, de-duplicated wordlist data.

Agile

Quickly and easily access and manage the data across any operating system with our txt. file.

Flexible

Give your users the ability to play without constraints using bespoke language data, tailored to your requirements.

Reliable

Rely on data from the most trustworthy sources: the Oxford Dictionary of English, New Oxford American Dictionary, and Oxford Dictionary Morphology.

How our partners are
using our data

Elemental Cognition

enabling AI to learn language
and interpret meaning

From powering programmes to empowering people, our partnerships span the spectrum of language and technology development as we work with like-minded innovators to advance learning and communication worldwide. How could you partner with Oxford Languages?

View current partners

Lingvist

using neural networks to
individually tailor language
learning

Texthelp

developing inclusive technologies for literacy confidence

MobiSystems

 

award-winning language apps
licensing Oxford Languages data

Explore our superbly crafted
English language audio data

The Oxford Soundbank is the home of our language audio.

 

All of our audio is recorded in a controlled studio environment by phonetically aware actors who are native speakers of the relevant variety of the language.

 

The result is pronunciation and example sentence audio of the highest quality, delivered in superbly crafted XML files.