Alpus
Alpus
9.0

2.0

Alpus

Alpus

9.007 June 2019

Dictionary viewer and Wikipedia browser.

Alpus
Free
07 June 2019

2.0

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Alpus

Alpus

9.007 June 2019

Dictionary viewer and Wikipedia browser.

Overview

Alpus is a dictionary viewer and Wikipedia browser.

Alpus Features:
  • Fast and fully offline operation
  • Comfortable user interface
  • Typing friendly search with case, diacritics, and punctuation tolerance and phonetic matching
  • Wildcard, fuzzy, full-text search
  • In-page popup translator and many other browsing facilities
  • History, bookmarks, and save to file
  • Text Viewer applet for rapid lookups during readings
  • Vocabulary Exerciser applet for language practice
  • MP3 Player applet (desktop version only)
  • Portable configuration and storage (desktop version only)
  • Support for StarDict, XDXF, DSL, DICTD, and TSV/Plain kinds of offline dictionaries
  • Support for ZIM files and MediaWiki database dumps for offline Wikipedia
  • Works seamlessly on all your devices: Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and iOS devices

What's new in Alpus

Version 9.0:

Note: while Finder indicates this as version 1.0, the developer refers to this as version 9.0.

  • Improved XDXF format support
  • Improved StarDict format support
  • Improved resource files handling
  • Fixed miscellaneous bugs

Requirements for Alpus

  • Mac OS X 10.7.4 or later

2 Reviews

Rate this app:

31 May 2018

Most helpful

Could not get it to work. The HELP screen was not at all user friendly. May try it again in the future.
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Version 7.5
18 June 2018
Wow, does this need a serious UI overhaul. Don't bother until it gets one, using a browser is easier.
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Version 7.5
31 May 2018
Could not get it to work. The HELP screen was not at all user friendly. May try it again in the future.
Like
Version 7.5
Free

2.0

Category:

Development

Reference

Developer Website:
DownloadMacUpdateInstall with MacUpdate

Downloaded & Installed 1,017 times

Free

2.0

Category:

Development

Reference

Developer Website:
DownloadMacUpdateInstall with MacUpdate

Downloaded & Installed 1,017 times

Don't like new MacUpdate? Back to old design.

2 Reviews

Rate this app:

31 May 2018

Most helpful

Could not get it to work. The HELP screen was not at all user friendly. May try it again in the future.
Like
Version 7.5
18 June 2018
Wow, does this need a serious UI overhaul. Don't bother until it gets one, using a browser is easier.
Like
Version 7.5
31 May 2018
Could not get it to work. The HELP screen was not at all user friendly. May try it again in the future.
Like
Version 7.5