hunspell: High-Performance Stemmer, Tokenizer, and Spell Checker

Low level spell checker and morphological analyzer based on the famous 'hunspell' library <>. The package can analyze or check individual words as well as parse text, latex, html or xml documents. For a more user-friendly interface use the 'spelling' package which builds on this package to automate checking of files, documentation and vignettes in all common formats.

Version: 3.0.2
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.2)
Imports: Rcpp, digest
LinkingTo: Rcpp (≥ 0.12.12)
Suggests: spelling, testthat, pdftools, janeaustenr, wordcloud2, knitr, stopwords, rmarkdown
Published: 2022-09-04
Author: Jeroen Ooms [aut, cre], Authors of libhunspell [cph] (see AUTHORS file)
hunspell author details
Maintainer: Jeroen Ooms <jeroen at>
License: GPL-2 | LGPL-2.1 | MPL-1.1
URL: (docs), (devel) (upstream)
NeedsCompilation: yes
Language: en-US
Materials: NEWS
In views: NaturalLanguageProcessing
CRAN checks: hunspell results


Reference manual: hunspell.pdf
Vignettes: The hunspell package: High-Performance Stemmer, Tokenizer, and Spell Checker for R


Package source: hunspell_3.0.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): hunspell_3.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): hunspell_3.0.2.tgz, r-release (x86_64): hunspell_3.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): hunspell_3.0.2.tgz
Old sources: hunspell archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: acroname, BrailleR, rjtools, spelling, TeXCheckR, textstem
Reverse suggests: babette, beastier, beautier, conText, fakemake, hrbrthemes, mcbette, tidytext, tracerer


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