Multilingual Functionality

Multilingual Functionality in Mathematica 11

Mathematica Version 11 adds a new set of improvements and features to the multilingual functionality through the entity-property framework. There are now 150+ alphabets and new functions to work efficiently with them—from sorting letters to advanced text manipulation tools. These new functions provide a deeper understanding of the relations between alphabets, languages, and writing scripts.

Key Features

  • New entity types to access the knowledge base of alphabets, writing scripts, and languages. »
  • Expanded set of supported alphabets and their lists of characters. »
  • Added string comparison functions considering language collation rules. »
  • Convert strings between writing scripts. »
  • New functionality for text recognition in images. »
  • Support of natural language identification of a text. »
  • New functionality for translation of words among multiple languages. »

Related Examples

Text Recognition and Language Identification »

Translate Words from an Unknown Language  »

Transliterate Language Scripts »

Code Captions  »

Compare Strings in a Language »

Group Words by Initial Letters Alphabetically »

Sorting Cities and Building a Dictionary »

Alphabets Including a Particular Letter  »

Languages, Writing Scripts, and Alphabets »

Writing Scripts and Alphabets »

Letters within a Text »

Word Cloud of Most Common Letters by Script »