Task Categories: structure-prediction
Languages: ar
Multilinguality: monolingual
Size Categories: 100K<n<1M
Language Creators: expert-generated
Annotations Creators: expert-generated
Source Datasets: original

Dataset Card for CANER

Dataset Summary

The Classical Arabic Named Entity Recognition corpus is a new corpus of tagged data that can be useful for handling the issues in recognition of Arabic named entities.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

  • Named Entity Recognition


Classical Arabic

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

An example from the dataset:

{'ner_tag': 1, 'token': 'الجامع'}

Where 1 stands for "Book"

Data Fields

  • id: id of the sample
  • token: the tokens of the example text
  • ner_tag: the NER tags of each token

The NER tags correspond to this list:


Data Splits

Training splits only

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

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Who are the source language producers?

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Annotation process

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Who are the annotators?

Ramzi Salah and Lailatul Qadri Zakaria

Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Additional Information

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Dataset Curators

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Licensing Information

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Citation Information

@article{article, author = {Salah, Ramzi and Zakaria, Lailatul}, year = {2018}, month = {12}, pages = {}, title = {BUILDING THE CLASSICAL ARABIC NAMED ENTITY RECOGNITION CORPUS (CANERCORPUS)}, volume = {96}, journal = {Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology} }


Thanks to @KMFODA for adding this dataset.

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