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What does Google think about your name?

14 Apr

A short excerpt from a non-existent book that may be titled ‘Virtues of statistical natural language processing’:

According to Google, my name ‘Emre’ (in Turkish) is ‘Chris’ in English: http://translate.google.com/#tr|en|%27Emre%27

According to Google, Turkish name ‘Burak’ is ‘John’ in English: http://translate.google.com/#tr|en|%27Burak%27

According to Google, Dutch name ‘Frederik’ is ‘Sam’ in English: http://translate.google.com/#nl|en|%27Frederik%27

According to Google, Turkish name ‘Ece’ is ‘James’ in English: http://translate.google.com/#tr|en|%27Ece%27

According to Google, Turkish name ‘Gökhan’ is ‘Jennifer’ in English: http://translate.google.com/#tr|en|%27G%C3%B6khan%27

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2 Comments

Posted by on April 14, 2010 in Linguistics, Programlama

 

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2 responses to “What does Google think about your name?

  1. Ali Utku Selen

    April 14, 2010 at 17:58

    http://translate.google.com/#tr|en|%27Utku%27 ‘Utku’

    equilibrium!

    http://translationparty.com

     
  2. Emre Sevinc

    April 15, 2010 at 11:51

    🙂

     

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