hiTenTen: Corpus of the Hindi Web

The Hindi Web Corpus (hiTenTen) is a Hindi corpus made up of texts collected from the Internet. The corpus belongs to the TenTen corpus family which is a set of web corpora built using the same method with a target size 10+ billion words. Sketch Engine currently provides access to TenTen corpora in more than 30 languages. This hiTenTen Hindi corpus consists of 350 million words.

For detailed information about TenTen corpora, see  Common TenTen corpora attributes.

Tools to work with the Hindi corpus

A complete set of Sketch Engine tools is available to work with this Hindi corpus to generate:

  • word lists – lists of Hindi nouns, verbs, adjectives etc. organized by frequency
  • n-grams – frequency list of multi-word units
  • concordance – examples in context


v1.0 (4 December 2013)

  • initial version — 405 million tokens
  • crawled by SpiderLing in November 2013


TenTen corpora

Jakubíček, M., Kilgarriff, A., Kovář, V., Rychlý, P., & Suchomel, V. (2013, July). The TenTen corpus family. In 7th International Corpus Linguistics Conference CL (pp. 125-127).

Suchomel, V., & Pomikálek, J. (2012). Efficient web crawling for large text corpora. In Proceedings of the seventh Web as Corpus Workshop (WAC7) (pp. 39-43).

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