Identification of Composite Named Entities in a Spanish Textual Database
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- Galicia-Haro S.N., Gelbukh A., Bolshakov I.A. (2004) Identification of Composite Named Entities in a Spanish Textual Database. In: Meziane F., Métais E. (eds) Natural Language Processing and Information Systems. NLDB 2004. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 3136. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
Named entities (NE) mentioned in textual databases constitute an important part of their semantics. Lists of those NE are an important knowledge source for diverse tasks. We present a method for NE identification focused on composite proper names (names with coordinated constituents and names with several prepositional phrases.) We describe a method based on heterogeneous knowledge and simple resources, and the preliminary obtained results.
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