Are there any NLP libraries/toolkits similar to NLTK or OpenNLP but in C? Note that I want something in pure C and not in C++.

  • I'm not aware of any. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outline_of_natural_language_processing gives some pointers but none in C. – Franck Dernoncourt Jan 31 '16 at 0:06
  • It might be hard to find NLP libraries in pure C. Most of them are Python. There must be a reason. Why do you find that library in C? – meisyal Feb 2 '16 at 14:20
  • @meisyal I am looking for nlp libraries in C so that I can reach a very tiny executable size without support of remote server, which for some reason I need. I think the reason nlp libraries are usually written in Python, Java etc. is that they are usually written by linguists instead of professional programmers that wrote/ – asuka May 29 at 14:37

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