Language Resources and Evaluation

, Volume 47, Issue 4, pp 1305–1314 | Cite as

The Romanian wordnet in a nutshell

  • Dan Tufiş
  • Verginica Barbu Mititelu
  • Dan Ştefănescu
  • Radu Ion
Brief Report


The project on the Romanian wordnet has been under continuous development for more than 10 years now. It has been in constant use in many projects and applications which determined, to a large extent, the content and coverage of various lexical domains. The article presents the most recent developments of the Romanian wordnet and offers quantitative data for its current version.


Aligned wordnets BalkaNet EuroWordNet Interlingual mapping Lexical ontology Ontology projection Princeton WordNet Romanian 



The new work reported here was supported by the Romanian Academy and by the European Community’s Seventh Framework Programme under METANET4U Grant Agreement no. 270893.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dan Tufiş
    • 1
  • Verginica Barbu Mititelu
    • 1
  • Dan Ştefănescu
    • 1
  • Radu Ion
    • 1
  1. 1. Romanian Academy Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence “M. Drăgănescu”BucharestRomania

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