General Resources: Terminology

Archaic Medical Terms

Antiquus Morbus (Archaic Cause of Death Listing)
A Glossary of Archaic Medical Terms, Diseases and Causes of Death

Black's Law Dictionary Online

Black’s Law Dictionary Online
Black’s Law Dictionary is the definitive reference for legal terms, and the entire dictionary is available online for free. Mobile ...

Dictionary of Old Occupations

Dictionary of Old Occupations
Database of old occupations, jobs, archaic trades and similar historical terms

English Glossary of Archaic Medical Terms, Diseases and Causes of Death

English Glossary of Archaic Medical Terms, Diseases and Causes of Death
The glossary is a searchable database of medical terminology often found on death certificates. Since names have changed for various ...

List of Causes of Death on Death Certificates

Diseases Found on Death Certificates
List of diseases frequently found as cause of death on death certificates

Location-Specific Resources: Terminology

Slavic Word Chart

Eastern Europe: Slavic Vocabulary
Wikipedia’s word chart comparing basic Proto-Slavic vocabulary and the corresponding reflexes in the modern languages of the regional countries

French-Canadian Genealogy

French-Canadian Genealogy
Introduction to records and a helpful section with language and legal terms frequently encountered in French documents. Not limited to ...