Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged, together with its 1993 Addenda Section, includes some 470,000 entries. The Oxford English Dictionary, Second Edition, reports that it includes a similar number.Who created the Merriam Webster Dictionary?
Merriam Webster Dictionary. The history of Merriam-Webster dictionaries begins in the 18th century with Noah Webster, who compiled of the first dictionary of the American language. Born in 1758, Webster established his reputation with the 1783 publication of A Grammatical Institute of the English Language.What is the Webster Dictionary?
Webster's Dictionary is any of the dictionaries edited by Noah Webster in the early nineteenth century, and numerous related or unrelated dictionaries that have adopted the Webster's name. "Webster's" has become a genericized trademark in the U.S. for dictionaries of the English language, and is widely used in English dictionary titles.