phonics: Phonetic Spelling Algorithms

Provides a collection of phonetic algorithms including Soundex, Metaphone, NYSIIS, Caverphone, and others. The package is documented in <doi:10.18637/jss.v095.i08>.

Version: 1.3.9
Imports: Rcpp (≥ 0.12.1), data.table
LinkingTo: Rcpp, BH
Suggests: testthat, knitr, markdown, rmarkdown, devtools
Published: 2020-10-12
Author: James Howard ORCID iD [aut, cre], Kyle Haynes [ctb], Amanda Hood [ctb], Os Keyes [ctb]
Maintainer: James Howard <jh at>
License: BSD_2_clause + file LICENSE
Copyright: see file COPYRIGHTS
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: phonics citation info
Materials: README
In views: NaturalLanguageProcessing
CRAN checks: phonics results


Reference manual: phonics.pdf
Vignettes: Overview of the phonics Package
Package source: phonics_1.3.9.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: phonics_1.3.9.tgz, r-oldrel: phonics_1.3.9.tgz
Old sources: phonics archive


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