How to join the Open Multilingual Wordnet

We welcome anyone who has made a wordnet that is available under an open license to join the Open Multilingual Wordnet (OMW). This links your wordnet to wordnets in other languages and makes it more easily accessible. Wordnets in OMW are used by other projects such as the Natural Language Toolkit. We also provide a restful interface.

To join the Open Multilingual Wordnet you must:

Guidelines for preparing the LMF

Wordnet Metadata

Each lexicon must have correct metadata (see here for more detail) Extra properties may be included from the Dublin core

Synset Identifiers and adding Synsets to CILI


References

The basic structure of the OMW and CILI is described here (this web page is more up-to-date):

Piek Vossen, Francis Bond and John P. McCrae (2016)
Toward a truly multilingual Global Wordnet Grid. In Eighth meeting of the Global WordNet Conference (GWC 2016), Bucharest
Piek Vossen, Francis Bond, John P. McCrae and Christiane Fellbaum (2016)
CILI: the Collaborative Interlingual Index. In Eighth meeting of the Global WordNet Conference (GWC 2016), Bucharest
Disclaimer

The Open Multilingual Wordnet may not contain all of the information in the component wordnets. It is the (large and we hope useful) subset of information we know how to represent.