A great free tool for processing Arabic corpora

Dr. Abdulmohsen Althubaity and his research team at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology KACST finally published their Arabic ؤorpora processing tool called Alghawas, Diver in English.

You can download it together with the user manual from Sourceforge:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/kacst-acptool/files?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sourceforge%2Fexport%2Frss_sfnewsreleases+%28Sourceforge%3A+New+Releases%29

The tool is not just a concordance; it has many good features such as frequency lists generation and collocation extraction. In addition, it has been tested on English and French as well. However, the interface of the tool together with the user manual are written in Arabic. Hopefully, they will provide an English version soon.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Classical Arabic Corpus, Distributional Lexical semantics, KSUCCA, Quranic Arabic Computing, Traditional Arabic Corpus. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s