salang-saara

A code for transliterating (romanizing) Arabic text using the ALA-LC standard


Keywords
arabic, transliteration
Install
pip install salang-saara==0.4.2

Documentation

Version ArabicTransliterator (modified-edition)

A code for transliterating (romanizing) Arabic text using the American Library Association - Library of Congress (ALA-LC) standard, but it can be extended to any other Arabic standard. It uses the mishkal library to vocalize/diacritize Arabic.

Dependencies

Most of the dependencies are already included in the code. The only additional dependency (in order to properly display Arabic characters in your screen) is:

Installation

from inside the directory, run:

python3 setup.py install
pip3 install -e . 

How to use ArabicTransliterator

Arabic Transliteration Example.ipynb is an example jupyter notebook that transliterates the files phrases.csv and nouns.csv