Author image Mario Domgörgen
and 2 contributors


Text::Hyphen::DE - determine hyphenation positions in german words


This module is an implementation of Knuth-Liang hyphenation algorithm for german text using patterns from groff package.

    use Text::Hyphen::DE;
    my $hyphenator = Text::Hyphen::DE->new;
    print $hyphenator->hyphenate($word, '-');

See Text::Hyphen for the interface documentation. This module only provides german patterns.


Copyright 2019 Mario Domgoergen <>

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