The hyphenation package

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Configurable Knuth-Liang hyphenation

Uses the UTF8 encoded hyphenation patterns provided by hyph-utf8 from


>>> hyphenate english_US "supercalifragilisticexpialadocious"
>>> hyphenate english_US "hyphenation"
>>> hyphenate icelandic "va\240lahei\240avegavinnuverkf\230rageymslusk\250r"


Versions 0.1, 0.2,, 0.2.1,,,,,,,, 0.2.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.4.1, 0.4.2,, 0.5, 0.6, 0.7
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Dependencies base (==4.*), bytestring (>=0.9 && <0.11), containers (>= && <0.6), file-embed (>=0.0.7 && <0.1), unordered-containers (>=0.2.1 && <0.3), zlib (>=0.5 && <0.7) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Edward A. Kmett
Author Edward A. Kmett
Maintainer Edward A. Kmett <>
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Uploaded Thu Apr 27 23:52:30 UTC 2017 by ryanglscott
Updated Thu Aug 3 14:52:41 UTC 2017 by ryanglscott to revision 2   [What is this?]
Distributions LTSHaskell:0.7, NixOS:0.7, Stackage:0.7, Tumbleweed:0.6
Downloads 5753 total (351 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.0 (votes: 1) [estimated by rule of succession]
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2017-04-28 [all 1 reports]
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Embed data in library binary (Warning: This increases the executable size by about 1Mb unless unneeded language data files are manually removed from the "data" directory before compiling)


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