Illume dictionary for Dutch (Nederlands)

Rui Miguel Silva Seabra rms at
Wed Nov 19 23:57:27 CET 2008

On Wed, Nov 19, 2008 at 11:25:22PM +0100, Pander wrote:
> Hi all,
> Together with , I'm working on a special Illume
> dictionary for Dutch word completion. It will be available in the near
> future.
> Of course this particular word list is very long and contains about
> 250,000 words and has a typical loooong tail. Many words or compositions
> or occur seldom in average day use.
> What would be a good cut off point in number of words, also in terms of
> performance?
> The Portuguese list contains 56,609 words. Is this workable? How many
> does the English contain?

root at om-gta02:/usr/lib/enlightenment/modules/illume/dicts# wc -w *.dic
   196684 English_(US).dic
    10002 English_(US)_Small.dic
   113218 Portuguese (ASCII).dic
   319904 total

So it's a little under the double of the words.


Today is Pungenday, the 31st day of The Aftermath in the YOLD 3174
+ No matter how much you do, you never do enough -- unknown
+ Whatever you do will be insignificant,
| but it is very important that you do it -- Gandhi
+ So let's do it...?

More information about the community mailing list