Language: Arabic (MSA)
DB Name: MSA_ASR001
Product Type: Microphone
Environment: Low background noise
Speaker: 78
Utterances: 4,908
Audio Hrs: 12
kHz: 16
Channels: 1

  • This is a 78 speaker microphone recorded database, Global Phone, developed incollaboration with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Each speaker reads a number of phonetically rich sentences
  • The read texts were selected from national newspaper articles available from the web tocover a wide domain with large vocabulary
  • Gender 50% male, 50% female
  • Broad distribution of speakers in the age group of 18-70 years
  • All speakers were recorded in a home/office type environment
  • Database is fully transcribed and the transcription is available both in original script and inRomanized form (where applicable)
Source: Global Phone