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XML-Based Rumi-Jawi Transliteration Engine for Malay Web Pages
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The size of web has increase significantly over the years. It is estimated that the number of current web pages is currently about 30 billion web pages. Many of these web pages are in English (65%), Chinese (10%), Japan (6%) and other languages. The number of web pages written in Jawi, a script for Malay language based on Arabic, is very limited. The objective of this project is to design and implement and XML-based transliteration engine that would transliterate in real-time web pages in Malay language into Jawi script. This would allow easy access to jawi web pages for web users who is learning jawi and rural folks who still prefer jawi. The project is based on XML and buildup using web services concepts. The system would retrieve the web pages in Malay, and transliterate the web pages such as images and links remain intact.

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Faculty of Information Science & Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 Bangi
Selangor
Malaysia

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Khairuddin Omar
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zamri@ftsm.ukm.my