Ding is a user-friendly dictionary lookup program for the X window system. It comes with a German-English (AE and BE) dictionary with approximately 270,000 entries, references and explanations. It uses Tk version >= 8.3 and agrep or egrep for searching. It's very configurable, and can jump right into search mode when hovering above the main window with any current X11 text selection.
1.821 Aug 2014 10:44
This release fixes some minor bugs, and adds a new version of the German-English translation file, now containing over 326,000 entries.
1.704 Jul 2014 02:07
Copy to clipboard, not just primary selection. Bugfixes to increase robustness. Around 270,000 entries in the distributed dictionary.