Open Speech and Language Resources

Crowdsourced high-quality Burmese speech data set.

Identifier: SLR80

Summary: Data set which contains recordings of Burmese.

Category: Speech

License: Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International

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about.html [1.4K]   (Information about the data set )   Mirrors: [China]  
LICENSE [20K]   (License information for the data set )   Mirrors: [China]  
line_index_female.tsv [541K]   (All utterances for the female speakers. )   Mirrors: [China] [948M]   (Archive file with all audio for the female speakers. )   Mirrors: [China]  

About this resource:

This data set contains transcribed high-quality audio of Burmese sentences recorded by volunteers. The data set consists of wave files, and a TSV file (line_index.tsv). The file line_index.tsv contains a anonymized FileID and the transcription of audio in the file.

The data set has been manually quality checked, but there might still be errors.

Please report any issues in the following issue tracker on GitHub.

See LICENSE file for license information.

Copyright 2018, 2019 Google, Inc.

If you use this data in publications, please cite it as follows:

    title = {{Burmese Speech Corpus, Finite-State Text Normalization and Pronunciation Grammars with an Application to Text-to-Speech}},
    author = {Oo, Yin May and Wattanavekin, Theeraphol and Li, Chenfang and De Silva, Pasindu and Sarin, Supheakmungkol and Pipatsrisawat, Knot and Jansche, Martin and Kjartansson, Oddur and Gutkin, Alexander},
    booktitle = {Proceedings of The 12th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC)},
    month = may,
    year = {2020},
    pages = "6328--6339",
    address = {Marseille, France},
    publisher = {European Language Resources Association (ELRA)},
    url = {},
    ISBN = {979-10-95546-34-4},