Finnish Wikipedia 2017

The Finnish Wikipedia 2017 source material corpus contains all Finnish articles from the online encyclopedia Wikipedia available in 1 January 2018. The text parts of the articles have been extracted from Wikipedia Dumps with WikiExtractor.

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Of this language corpus different versions are (or might be in the future) published in the Language Bank of Finland. The versions are available through the Language Bank Download Service and/or through the Korp concordance tool, or they are offered by another member organisation of FIN-CLARIN. The links to the different versions can be found from the list above.

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