Extracting Information from Indian First Names

@inproceedings{Gulati2015ExtractingIF,
  title={Extracting Information from Indian First Names},
  author={Akshay Gulati},
  booktitle={ICON},
  year={2015}
}
First name of a person can tell important demographic and cultural information about that person. This paper proposes statistical models for extracting vital information that is gender, religion and name validity from Indian first names. Statistical models combine some classical features like ngrams and Levenshtein distance along with some self observed… CONTINUE READING