International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

ISSN: 2074-9007 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9015 (Online)

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IJITCS Vol.9, No.12, Dec. 2017

Plagiarism Detection System for the Kurdish Language

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Karzan Wakil, Muhammad Ghafoor, Mehyeddin Abdulrahman, Shvan Tariq

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Plagiarism Detection;Plagiarism Detection System;N-Gram, Kurdish Language;Theft


One of the serious issues is plagiarism, especially in the education field. Detecting the plagiarism became a challenging task, particularly in natural language texts. In the past years, some plagiarism detection tools have been developed for diverse natural languages, mainly English. Language-independent tools exist as well but are considered as too restrictive as they usually do not consider specific language features. The problem is there is no plagiarism Detection system for the Kurdish language.  In this paper, we introduce a new system for plagiarism detection for Kurdish Language, based on n-gram algorithm, our system can detect the word, phrases, and paragraphs. Moreover, our system effectiveness for detect plagiarist texts in localhost and online especially in Google search engine. This system is more useful for the academic organizations such as schools, institutes, and universities for finding copied texts from another document.

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Karzan Wakil, Muhammad Ghafoor, Mehyeddin Abdulrahman, Shvan Tariq, "Plagiarism Detection System for the Kurdish Language", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), Vol.9, No.12, pp.64-71, 2017. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2017.12.08


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