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I want to write a simple program in Java, which being fed with English texts will be able to generate word usage statisitcs (e.g. topmost frequently used words in English).

For that purpose I need a database, which can provide me with [word to lemma] entries. Like:

went -> to go
me -> I
slowed -> to slow

and so on. Where can I get such a database?

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Denis, you might want to have a look at the perseus project database: http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/opensource/download

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  • So many tnx for the useful link! Nov 20, 2014 at 13:19
  • @DenisKulagin: You're welcome!
    – Midas
    Nov 20, 2014 at 14:02
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There are opens source tools that do that. They are called lemmatisers - Stanford Core NLP includes one.

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