Chinese Language Support in Typesense
TLDR Laanfor inquired about Chinese language support for Typesense. Jason and Kishore Nallan provided information on its progress, including undocumented options.
Jul 15, 2021 (30 months ago)
Kishore Nallan07:02 AM
Essentially you just have to provide a
"locale":"zh"to any field containing Chinese text. I've not yet gotten a chance to review the feedback on that Github issue from another community member. But I gather that it works reasonably well.
Indexed 3011 threads (79% resolved)
Typesense Support for Japanese and Chinese Languages
Juri inquires about the potential of Typesense not supporting Japanese and Chinese-only applications. Kishore Nallan assures that support for CJK languages is under alpha testing, and already has some available use though not publicly documented yet.
Typesense Support for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean Languages
Pete inquired about logographic support in typesense. Jason advised that the support is evolving based on feedback and suggested indexing data for testing and providing feedback.
Understanding Locales Supported by Typesense
Carl-Gerhard asked about locales supported by Typesense. Kishore Nallan confirmed support for some locales and clarified they don't handle singular/plural differences.