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संस्कृतशब्दबन्धः Sanskrit WordNet

संस्कृतस्य शब्दगतसंकल्पनानां कोशः A Lexical Database for Sanskrit

Sanskrit Wordnet
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Sanskrit wordnet is based on idea of English WordNet. It is more than a conventional Sanskrit dictionary. It gives different relations between synsets or synonym sets which represent unique concepts.

The Sanskrit WordNet is released under GNU GPL 3.0 and the lexicon under GNU FDL. Please read the Licensing terms before downloading / using.

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  For commercial use, please write to

Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya,
Centre for Indian Language Technology (CFILT),
Computer Science and Engineering Department,
IIT Bombay, Mumbai, Powai - 400 076 .

The Dean R & D, IIT Bombay will countersign the form and the copy will be mailed back to you.

  For any query, please mail to

Mrs. Irawati Kulkarni  (irawatikulkarni[at]gmail.com),
Prof. Malhar Kulkarni  (malhar[at]hss.iitb.ac.in), Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharyya  (pb[at]cse.iitb.ac.in)

Sanskrit Wordnet is a project funded by C.I.I.L., Mysore (M.H.R.D.)