Computers and translation

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 21–36 | Cite as

A software tool for research in linguistics and lexicography: Application to Somali

  • Jacqueline Lecarme
  • Carole Maury


General-purpose database management systems, whose structure is built in, are not an appropriate solution to situations where problems of translation or areas of research cannot be bounded in advance, for example, when lexicography and linguistic research are closely related. Consequently, an original system has been developed, and is being applied to linguistic and lexicographical data on the Somali language.


Artificial Intelligence Software Tool Original System Database Management Computational Linguistic 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacqueline Lecarme
    • 1
  • Carole Maury
    • 2
  1. 1.CNRS-LLAOR (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Langues et Langages en Afrique Orientale)Valbonne-Sophia AntipolisFrance
  2. 2.TélémécaniqueValbonne-Sophia AntipolisFrance

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