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Detect Gender Hanzi: Detect the gender of name in Hanzi (Kanji) script

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This class can detect the gender of name in Hanzi (Kanji) script.

It takes a given name of a person that uses Hanzi characters and attempts to detect the gender from the sum of characters.

The classes determintes gender by comparing the result sum of character weights and compares it to known threshold values.

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Gender Hanzi

Detects gender of name in Hanzi (Kanji) script.


use peterkahl\GenderHanzi\GenderHanzi;

echo GenderHanzi::getGender('??'); # M


This program is a rework of a script by Wudi, which can be found at <>.

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