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Morphological Analysis and Generation for Pali

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In this paper we describe a system that performs morphological generation and analysis for Pali. We discuss the morphological aspects of the tasks our system performs with emphasis on Pali specific characteristics and difficulties and present insights into how this system is integrated into a technical infrastracture used in research about Pali.

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  • Word Form
  • Dictionary Entry
  • Morphological Form
  • Morphological Information
  • Word Class

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Notes

  1. 1.

    Note: The data structure is specified in JSON format, not XML. This is because our dictionary data is maintained in a NoSQL data base which uses JSON as communication data format.

  2. 2.

    For reasons of easy interoperability with all system components we primarily focus on JSON as output format. As mentioned above the programming interface allows retrieval of XML output as well, which then contains the same data as the JSON data structure above.

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Alfter, D., Knauth, J. (2015). Morphological Analysis and Generation for Pali. In: Mahlow, C., Piotrowski, M. (eds) Systems and Frameworks for Computational Morphology. SFCM 2015. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 537. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-23980-4_4

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