Pyphen is a pure Python module to hyphenate words using included or external Hunspell hyphenation dictionaries.
You can also get the documentation of the module objects using:
The dictionaries included in LibreOffice are distributed with Pyphen:
Latest version of Pyphen is 0.14.0, released on March 17, 2023.
Pyphen available on PyPI. To
install, just type
pip install pyphen as superuser.
Pyphen is also packaged for ArchLinux, CentOS, Gentoo, Fedora and Mageia.
If you want the development version, take a look at the
git repository on GitHub, or clone it
git clone git://github.com/Kozea/Pyphen.git.
You can also download the Pyphen package of the git repository.
Features, bugs, hacks, documentation, tests, dictionaries? Fork us on GitHub, or chat with us on Gitter.
Pyphen is a friendly fork of the unmaintained python-hyphenator module.
Pyphen is released under the GPL 2.0+ ~ LGPL 2.1+ ~ MPL 1.1 tri-license. See
COPYING.MPL for more details.
The dictionaries included in Pyphen come from the LibreOffice’s git repository and are distributed under GPL, LGPL and/or MPL. See the dictionaries and LibreOffice’s repository for more details.