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WikidataCon logo ID : SE-2 Wikidata and languages
Speaker(s): Lydia Pintscher Timeblock: tb-friday Start: 16:00 Slides:
WikidataCon 2019 - Wikidata and languages
Room: Kleist Duration: 55min
Abstract:

When it comes to language in Wikidata there are two key pieces to look at.

  1. the multilinguality of the data - being able to see and contribute data in your language.
  2. the lexicographical data part of Wikidata - collecting data about words in any language.

We've made great strides over the past 2 years in both areas. But how far have we really come? What works well and what doesn't yet? What's becoming possible? Let's find out!

Type: Presentation
Keywords: Languages, Lexeme
Notes: #WikidataCon2019_SE-2
Streaming: https://streaming.media.ccc.de/wikidatacon2019/kleist
Video: https://media.ccc.de/v/wikidatacon2019-2-wikidata_and_languages
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