Applying Rule-Based Normalization to Different Types of Historical Texts - An Evaluation


This paper deals with normalization of language data from Early New High German. We describe an unsupervised, rule-based approach which maps historical wordforms to modern wordforms. Rules are specified in the form of context-aware rewrite rules that apply to sequences of characters. They are derived from two aligned versions of the Luther bible and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-08958-4_14


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