Maltese Language Resource Server

The MLRS is an ongoing project which focusses on the creation of tools and resources for the languages of the Maltese Islands, namely Maltese, English and Maltese Sign Language.

Resources and tools

Currently, resources fall into the following categories:


The MLRS project is coordinated by the Institute of Linguistics and Language Technology and the Department of Artificial Intelligence at the University of Malta.
It has benefited from the support of:


New Demo and API page

Check out our new demos page and the associated web service API for our web services. These incude tokenisation, POS Tagging, phonetic transcription and digit-to-word conversion.

Maltese Sign Language

We're pleased to announce the addition of a new online Dictionary of Maltese Sign Language as part of the lexical resources hosted on MLRS. The dictionary was launched in December 2018.