Feten Baccar Ben Amar, Bilel Gargouri, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou


The present paper proposes a methodology for generating core domain ontology from LMF standardized dictionary (ISO-24613). It consists in deriving the ontological entities systematically from the explicit information, taking advantage of the LMF dictionary structure. Indeed, such finely-structured source incorporates multi-domain lexical knowledge of morphological, syntactic and semantic levels, lending itself to ontological interpretations. The basic feature of the proposed methodology lies in the proper building of ontologies. To this end, we have integrated a validation stage into the suggested process in order to maintain the coherence of the resulting formalized ontology core during this process. Furthermore, this methodology has been implemented in a rule-based system, whose high-performance is shown through an experiment carried out on the Arabic language. This choice is explained not only by the great deficiency of work on Arabic ontology building, but also by the availability within our research team of an LMF standardized Arabic dictionary.


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Paper Citation

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Baccar Ben Amar F., Gargouri B. and Ben Hamadou A. (2011). DOMAIN ONTOLOGY GENERATION USING LMF STANDARDIZED DICTIONARY STRUCTURE . In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 2: ICSOFT, ISBN 978-989-8425-77-5, pages 396-401. DOI: 10.5220/0003512803960401

in Bibtex Style

author={Feten Baccar Ben Amar and Bilel Gargouri and Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 2: ICSOFT,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 2: ICSOFT,
SN - 978-989-8425-77-5
AU - Baccar Ben Amar F.
AU - Gargouri B.
AU - Ben Hamadou A.
PY - 2011
SP - 396
EP - 401
DO - 10.5220/0003512803960401