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Gender Detection Tool by David Arroyo MEnéndez

Project description


damegender is a gender detection tool from the name coded by David Arroyo MEnéndez (DAME)


  • If you want determine gender gap in free software projects or mailing lists.
  • If you don't know the gender about a name
  • If you want research with statistics about why a name is related with males or females.
  • If you want use a free gender detection tool from a name from a command with open data.
  • If you want use the main solutions in gender detection (genderize, genderapi, namsor, nameapi and gender guesser) from a command.

DAMe Gender is for you!

Tell me about DAMe Gender on Video


Installing Software

Possible Debian/Ubuntu dependencies

$ sudo apt-get install python3-nose-exclude python3-dev dict dict-freedict-eng-spa dict-freedict-spa-eng dictd

From sources

$ git clone
$ cd damegender
$ pip3 install -r requirements.txt

With python package

$ python3 -m venv /tmp/d
$ cd /tmp/d
$ source bin/activate
$ pip install --upgrade pip
$ pip3 install damegender
$ cd lib/python3.5/site-packages/damegender
$ python3 David

To install apis extra dependencies:

$ pip3 install damegender[apis]

To install mailing lists and repositories extra dependencies:

$ pip3 install damegender[mails_and_repositories]

To install all possible dependencies

$ pip3 install damegender[all]

Obtaining an api key

Currently you can need an api key from:

You can execute:

$ python3

To configure your api key

Configuring nltk

$ python3
>>> import nltk

Speeches, Seminars, Expressions of Support

Beautiful Snakes


Dame Music

Listen music …


Copyright (C) 2019 David Arroyo Menéndez Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in GNU Free Documentation License.


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