Comparative Analysis of Urdu Based Stemming Techniques

  • Muhammad Hassaan Rafiq Lahore Garrison University
  • Shiza Gul Niazi Lahore Garrison University
  • Subaika Ali Lahore Garrison University
Keywords: stem, root, morphology, stemming


Stemming reduces many variant forms of a word into its base, stem or root, which is necessary for many different language processing application including Urdu. Urdu is a morphologically rich and resourceful language. Multilingual Urdu words are very challenging to process due to complexity of morphology. The Research of Urdu stemming has an age of a decade. The present work introduces a research on Urdu stemmers with better performance as compare to the existing Urdu stemmer.

How to Cite
Muhammad Hassaan Rafiq, Shiza Gul Niazi, & Subaika Ali. (2018). Comparative Analysis of Urdu Based Stemming Techniques. Lahore Garrison University Research Journal of Computer Science and Information Technology, 2(3), 11-14.