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HELFI: a Hebrew-Greek-Finnish Parallel Bible Corpus with Cross-Lingual Morpheme Alignment

@inproceedings{YliJyr2020HELFIAH,
  title={HELFI: a Hebrew-Greek-Finnish Parallel Bible Corpus with Cross-Lingual Morpheme Alignment},
  author={Anssi Yli-Jyr{\"a} and Josi Purhonen and Matti Liljeqvist and Arto Antturi and Pekka Nieminen and Kari M. R{\"a}ntil{\"a} and Valtter Luoto},
  booktitle={LREC},
  year={2020}
}
Twenty-five years ago, morphologically aligned Hebrew-Finnish and Greek-Finnish bitexts (texts accompanied by a translation) were constructed manually in order to create an analytical concordance (Luoto et al., eds. 1997) for a Finnish Bible translation. The creators of the bitexts recently secured the publisher’s permission to release its fine-grained alignment, but the alignment was still dependent on proprietary, third-party resources such as a copyrighted text edition and proprietary… 

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