LiLa: Linking Latin

Building a Knowledge Base of Linguistic Resources for Latin

Word Formation Latin Lexicon (WFL) complete!

We’re delighted to announce that the Word Formation Latin (WFL) Lexicon is complete! WFL comprises 762 Word Formation Rules, 34,744 relations and 4,003 morpho-derivational families.

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ICLL 2019 submission accepted

Conference: 20th International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics (ICLL 2019)
Date: 17th-21st June 2019
Location: Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

  • Eleonora Litta, Marco Passarotti and Marco Budassi. Of nodes and cells. Two perspectives on (and from) the Word Formation Latin Lexicon.
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LiLa prototype triplestore now available!

Our prototype RDF triplestore database is now available online for you to try! The purpose of the database is to allow you to perform queries across different linguistic resources for Latin. The resources currently connected within this LiLa triplestore are LEMLAT, Word Formation Latin and the PROIEL Latin Treebank (Universal Dependencies distribution).

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Invited talk, Miami

Symposium: Computer-Assisted Text Analysis for Resource-Scarce Literatures
Date: 24th-25th April 2019
Location: Miami, Florida

  • Greta Franzini and Marco Passarotti. LiLa (Linking Latin): Piecing together a seemingly under-resourced language.
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DH 2019 submission accepted

Conference: Digital Humanities Conference (DH2019)
Dates: 9th-12th July 2019
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands

  • Marco Passarotti, Flavio M. Cecchini, Greta Franzini, Eleonora Litta, Francesco Mambrini, Paolo Ruffolo. LiLa: Linking Latin – Building a Knowledge Base of Linguistic Resources for Latin.