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The JMdict/EDICT project was started by Jim Breen in 1991 and provides a machine-readable Japanese to English dictionary. Since that time it has been updated and expanded by many contributors. More information on this project can be found at the Japanese/English Dictionary Project.
The copyright and the Licence Statement for this project can be found at the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group website.
The KanjiVG project provides information on the stroke order diagrams of the Kanji and Kana via SVG files. More information on this project, as well as the copyright and the Licence Statement can be found at the KanjiVG website.
The Tatoeba project provides the Japanese sample sentences and English translations for them. More information on this project can be found at the tatoeba.org website. Example sentences are licensed under Creative Commons CC-BY.
Japanese WordNet is used to provide japanese definitions, synonymns and word categorisations. You can find out more about this wonderful project at the following website, http://nlpwww.nict.go.jp/wn-ja/index.en.html. The copyright notice and statements, and the disclaimer for this project is copied below:
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The Open JTalk is a Japanese TTS System. It has been being developed by HTS working group and some graduate students in Nagoya Institute of Technology.
The Japanese TTS System "Open JTalk" developed by HTS Working Group http://open-jtalk.sourceforge.net/
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