BabelNet is both a multilingual encyclopedic dictionary, with lexicographic and encyclopedic coverage of terms, and an ontology which connects concepts and named entities in a very large network of semantic relations, made up of 9,348,287 millions of nodes, called Babel synsets. Each Babel synset represents a given meaning and contains all the synonyms which in different languages express that meaning. The BabelNet resource is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license. The different resources from which BabelNet originates are made available under different licenses, as follows: WordNet: http://wordnet.princeton.edu/wordnet/license/, Wikipedia: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license, OmegaWiki: Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Generic license or higher, and Open Multilingual WordNet: different licenses according to the language, as indicated at http://casta-net.jp/~kuribayashi/multi/. When applicable, specific license rights are specified through the property dcterms:license. Please make sure of using data in compliance with their respective licenses.

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  • BabelNet is both a multilingual encyclopedic dictionary, with lexicographic and encyclopedic coverage of terms, and an ontology which connects concepts and named entities in a very large network of semantic relations, made up of 9,348,287 millions of nodes, called Babel synsets. Each Babel synset represents a given meaning and contains all the synonyms which in different languages express that meaning. The BabelNet resource is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license. The different resources from which BabelNet originates are made available under different licenses, as follows: WordNet: http://wordnet.princeton.edu/wordnet/license/, Wikipedia: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported license, OmegaWiki: Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Generic license or higher, and Open Multilingual WordNet: different licenses according to the language, as indicated at http://casta-net.jp/~kuribayashi/multi/. When applicable, specific license rights are specified through the property dcterms:license. Please make sure of using data in compliance with their respective licenses.
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  • Roberto Navigli, Daniele Vannella, Simone Paolo Ponzetto, Maud Ehrmann
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  • Linguistic Computing Laboratory - Computer Science Department - Sapienza University of Rome
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  • February 2014
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  • BabelNet  en
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  • 2.0



BabelNet is an output of the MultiJEDI ERC Starting Grant No. 259234. Concept and application by Roberto Navigli. BabelNet and its API are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. Creative Commons License For any commercial use, please contact us.