Data Collection App for Language Documentation: Lig-Aikuma

4 recording modes


Free recording of spontaneous speech


Respeaking of a recording (previously recorded with the app or loaded from a wav file)


Translation of a recording (previously recorded or loaded)


Elicitation of speech from a text file, an image or a video, by loading it within the app

LIG-AIKUMA is provided under the GNU Affero General Public License.
LIG-Aikuma is a recording application for language documentation.

LIG-AIKUMA is a free Android app running on various mobile phones and tablets. The app proposes a range of different speech collection modes (recording, respeaking, translation and elicitation) and offers the possibility to share recordings between users. LIG-AIKUMA is built upon the initial AIKUMA app developed by S. Bird & F. Hanke (see for more information).

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