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# Summary
The UD Kurmanji corpus is a corpus of Kurmanji Kurdish. It contains fiction and encyclopaedic texts in
roughly equal measure. It has been annotated natively in accordance with the UD annotation scheme.
# Introduction
UD Kurmanji is a Kurmanji (Northern Kurdish) treebank developed with the UD framework. It consists of a Sherlock Holmes story, "The Adventure of the Speckled Band", translated in 1944 by Celadet Bedirxan in the magazine Ronahi, and sentences from the Kurmanji Wikipedia.
# Acknowledgments
If you use this treebank in your work, please cite:
author = {Memduh Gökırmak and Francis M. Tyers},
title = {A Dependency Treebank for Kurmanji Kurdish},
booktitle = {Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (DepLing, 2017)},
pages = {64--73},
year = 2017
# Changelog
* 2018-04-15 v2.2
* Repository renamed from UD_Kurmanji to UD_Kurmanji-MG.
* 2017-11-15 v2.1
* First official release after it was used as a surprise dataset in the
CoNLL 2017 shared task.
=== Machine-readable metadata =================================================
Data available since: UD v2.1
License: CC BY-SA 4.0
Includes text: yes
Genre: fiction wiki
Lemmas: converted from manual
UPOS: converted from manual
XPOS: manual native
Features: converted from manual
Relations: manual native
Contributors: Gökırmak, Memduh; Tyers, Francis
Contributing: elsewhere
Paragraphs to web: 1