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Phonetic Analysis Plugin for Elasticsearch

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Phonetic Analysis for Elasticsearch

The Phonetic Analysis plugin integrates phonetic token filter analysis with elasticsearch.

In order to install the plugin, simply run: bin/plugin -install elasticsearch/elasticsearch-analysis-phonetic/2.0.0.

Phonetic Analysis Plugin elasticsearch Release date
3.0.0-SNAPSHOT master XXXX-XX-XX

Please read documentation relative to the version you are using:

A phonetic token filter that can be configured with different encoder types: metaphone, doublemetaphone, soundex, refinedsoundex, caverphone1, caverphone2, cologne, nysiis, koelnerphonetik, haasephonetik, beidermorse

The replace parameter (defaults to true) controls if the token processed should be replaced with the encoded one (set it to true), or added (set it to false).

    "index" : {
        "analysis" : {
            "analyzer" : {
                "my_analyzer" : {
                    "tokenizer" : "standard",
                    "filter" : ["standard", "lowercase", "my_metaphone"]
            "filter" : {
                "my_metaphone" : {
                    "type" : "phonetic",
                    "encoder" : "metaphone",
                    "replace" : false


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This software is licensed under the Apache 2 license, quoted below.

Copyright 2009-2014 Elasticsearch <>

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