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Pinyin Dictionary transliterates Chinese characters (or hanzi) to romanized forms. It supports many romanization or phonetic systems including Hanyu Pinyin, Zhuyin (Bopomofo), MPS 2, Wade-Giles, and Tongyong Pinyin.

New in 2.1.1: (7/7/2009)

  • Customizable Return key behavior.

New in 2.1.0: (10/13/2008)

  • Punctuation marks and line breaks can be preserved.
  • Resizable main window and text input field.
  • Word segmentation. (Mac OS X 10.5 or later is required.)
  • Option to disable tone marks.
  • Option to show only one reading for each character.
  • Fixed errors in Wade-Giles and Tonyong Pinyin.

New in 2.0.1:

  • Fixed an issue which prevented some simplified characters from being recognized.

New in 2.0.0:

  • Support for Traditional and Simplfied Chinese characters.
  • Ability to transliterate multiple characters at a time.
  • Ability to indicate tones by diacritical marks.
  • Option to turn off undesired pinyin systems.
  • Universal Binary.

System Requirements:

  • A Mac with a PowerPC or Intel processor.
  • Mac OS X version 10.2 or later.

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