Designing a Lexical Database for a Combined Use of Corpus Annotation and Dictionary Editing

Jette Hedegaard Kristoffersen, Thomas Troelsgård, Gabriele Langer, Thomas Hanke, Reiner Konrad, Susanne König

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In a combined corpus-dictionary project, you would need one lexical database that could serve as a shared “backbone” for both
corpus annotation and dictionary editing, but it is not that easy to define a database structure that applies satisfactorily to both these
purposes. In this paper, we will exemplify the problem and present ideas on how to model structures in a lexical database that
facilitate corpus annotation as well as dictionary editing. The paper is a joint work between the DGS Corpus Project and the DTS
Dictionary Project. The two projects come from opposite sides of the spectrum (one adjusting a lexical database grown from
dictionary making for corpus annotating, one building a lexical database in parallel with corpus annotation and editing a
corpus-based dictionary), and we will consider requirements and feasible structures for a database that can serve both corpus and
Publikationsdato28 maj 2016
StatusUdgivet - 28 maj 2016
Begivenhed7th Worshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages: Corpus Mining - Grand Hotel Bernadin, Portorož, Slovenien
Varighed: 28 maj 201628 sep. 2016
Konferencens nummer: 7


Workshop7th Worshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages
LokationGrand Hotel Bernadin


  • Medier, kommunikation og sprog
  • Annotation tools
  • Betydningsopdeling
  • Corpus
  • Dictionary Writing Systems
  • Korpus
  • Leksikografi
  • Lemmatisation
  • Lemmatisering
  • Lexicography
  • Ordbogsværktøjer
  • Sense discrimination
  • Sign Language
  • Tegnsprog
  • Corpus Mining: Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Language

    Bidragets oversatte titel: Uddragelse af viden fra korpusserKristoffersen, J. H. (red.), Efthimiou, E. (red.), Hanke, T. (red.), Fotinea, E. (red.), Mesch, J. (red.) & Hochgesang, J. (red.), 2014, Paris: ELRA. 194 s. (Workshops on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages; Nr. 7).

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