NOMLEX (NOMinalization Lexicon) dictionary of Portuguese nominalizations
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NOMLEX (NOMinalization Lexicon) is a dictionary of English nominalizations developed by the Proteus Project ( at New York University. The project NomLex-PT aims to create a similar resource for (Brazilian) Portuguese.

The latest version with around 4,240 nominalizations is available integrated in the The list can be easly obtained with SPARQL:

The words are instances of the wn30:Word class from the openWordnet-PT. The classes and properties, the vocabulary are defined in the nomlex.turtle.




Creative Commons License
NomLex-PT by the team is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at

Also look in the file LICENSE.