A Model for Enriching Multilingual Wikipedias Using Infobox and Wikidata Property Alignment

  • Thang Hoang TaEmail author
  • Chutiporn Anutariya
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8943)


Wikipedia supports a large converged data with millions of contributions in more than 287 languages currently. Its content changes rapidly and continuously every hour with thousands of edits which trigger many challenges for Wikipedia in controlling, associating and balancing article content among language editions. This paper provides some processes to enrich Wikipedia content, which will retrieve semantic relations based on alignment between infobox properties and Wikidata properties in various languages. Then, the outcomes mainly contribute these semantic relations back to Wikidata and Wikipedias, especially ones are based on the Latin alphabet. The case study will offer a specific case about aligning biological infoboxes and detecting missing interwiki links of biological species at Vietnamese Wikipedia and English Wikipedia.


Multilingual wikipedias Wikidata Semantic relations 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shinawatra UniversityBangkokThailand
  2. 2.Asian UniversityChonburiThailand

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