Journal Article (Refereed)
DEAR-ONTO: A DErivational ARabic Ontology Based on Verbs
Belkredim, F & Meziane, F 2008, 'DEAR-ONTO: A DErivational ARabic Ontology Based on Verbs', International Journal of Computer Processing of Languages, 31(3), pp.1-13.
The Arabic language is a highly derivational and inflexional language in which
There was a lot of interest on Arabic Natural Language Processing over the last two decades. Most of the research concentrated on the development of lexical resources, morphological tools and named entity recognition systems. To reach the same level of maturity as other language such as English and French, more robust tools based also on semantics should be developed for the Arabic language. The work presented in this paper is the first attempt to define words and categories in Arabic using trilateral verb roots which is the basis on which the language is developed.
International Journal of Computer Processing of Languages