Lingua::NO::Syllable - Count the number of syllables in Norwegian words.
my $count = syllables( 'Tyrannosaurus' ); # 5, because:
Lingua::NO::Syllable::syllables($word) estimates the number of syllables in the $word passed to it. It's an estimate, because the algorithm is quick and dirty, non-alpha characters aren't considered etc. Don't expect this module to give you a 100% correct answer.
As the Norwegian and the Danish languages are quite similar, at least written, this module might work for the Danish language as well.
Accented characters, like é, à etc., are normalized (using Unicode::Normalize) before the number of syllables are counted.
Tore Aursand, <toreau at gmail.com>
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Please report any bugs or feature requests to the web interface at https://rt.cpan.org/Dist/Display.html?Name=Lingua-NO-Syllable
You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.
You can also look for information at:
AnnoCPAN: Annotated CPAN documentation
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To install Lingua::NO::Syllable, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.