IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Statistical calculation of word entropies for four Western languages
|Author(s):||G. Barnard, II|
|Publisher:||IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.|
|Publication Date:||1 March 1955|
|Page(s):||49 - 53|
Using a modified version of Shannon's method, comparative figures for the word-letter entropies of printed English, French, German, and Spanish are obtained and the method described.