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Bill Mutabazi
Peter Z. Revesz

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Bill Mutabazi
Peter Z. Revesz

WSEAS Transactions on Computers

Print ISSN: 1109-2750
E-ISSN: 2224-2872

Volume 18, 2019

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A Quantitative Lexicostatistics Study of the Evolution of the Bantu Language Family

AUTHORS: Bill Mutabazi, Peter Z. Revesz

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ABSTRACT: This paper utilizes lexicostatistics and agglomerative, bottom-up hierarchical clustering methods to to identify the interrelatedness of thirty-two different Bantu languages and to computer generate an evolutionary tree for the Bantu language family

KEYWORDS: - Bantu, Cognate, Hierarchical Clustering, Language Evolution, Lexicostatistics, Phylogenetic Tree


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WSEAS Transactions on Computers, ISSN / E-ISSN: 1109-2750 / 2224-2872, Volume 18, 2019, Art. #12, pp. 97-100

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