BabelNet has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under grant agreement No. 259234. Concept and design by Roberto Navigli. BabelNet and its API are licensed under the BabelNet Non-Commercial License limited to research institutions. BabelNet is now a self-sustained project. It is, and always will be, free for research purposes, including download. Babelscape is BabelNet's commercial support arm: it offers professional solutions for multilingual Natural Language Processing, thanks to which the BabelNet project will be continued and improved over time. You are using BabelNet v4.0
BabelNet won the Prominent Paper Award 2017 from Artificial Intelligence, the most prestigious journal in the field of AI. This year the award selected the best article published in 2009-2016. The paper, authored by Roberto Navigli and Simone Paolo Ponzetto, presents the algorithmic techniques for creating and evaluating the BabelNet multilingual semantic network. Reference paper.
BabelNet covers 284 languages from all continents, including:
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BabelNet covers 42 domains. E.g. heraldry includes: