The Sign Language Dataset Compendium


Hungarian Sign Language Corpus

The Hungarian Sign Language Corpus is a collection of Hungarian Sign Language video data of 147 signers from Hungarian. All together 1750 hours were recorded. The HSL corpus project ran from 2016–2017, was based at the Research Institute for Linguistics at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and led by Csilla Bartha.

Interviews were recorded with three cameras, while grammatical tests were filmed with five cameras.

Language Hungarian Sign Language
Size 1750 hours recorded, 209 types annotated
Participants 147 participants
21–82 years old
75 female, 67 male
From 9 regions: Budapest, Szeged, Hódmezővásárhely, Békéscsaba, Debrecen, Kaposvár, Sopron, Győr, Vác
Metadata Format not available
Translation Hungarian, 41 of 147 sociolinguistic interviews translated (estimate: 140 hours, 8%)
Annotation 140 tiers for annotation on all linguistic levels
Data Format ELAN
Licence not available
Access No public access
Webpage not available
Institution Hungarian Academy of Sciences

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This entry was last modified on 6 January 2023.