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UD Belarusian HSE

Language: Belarusian (code: be)
Family: Indo-European, Slavic

This treebank has been part of Universal Dependencies since the UD v2.0 release.

The following people have contributed to making this treebank part of UD: Olga Lyashevskaya, Angelika Peljak-Łapińska, Daria Petrova, Yana Shishkina.

Repository: UD_Belarusian-HSE
Search this treebank on-line: PML-TQ
Download all treebanks: UD 2.14

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

Genre: fiction, legal, news, nonfiction, social, poetry, wiki

Questions, comments? General annotation questions (either Belarusian-specific or cross-linguistic) can be raised in the main UD issue tracker. You can report bugs in this treebank in the treebank-specific issue tracker on Github. If you want to collaborate, please contact [olesar (æt) yandex • ru]. Development of the treebank happens outside the UD repository. If there are bugs, either the original data source or the conversion procedure must be fixed. Do not submit pull requests against the UD repository.

Annotation Source
Lemmas annotated manually
UPOS annotated manually, natively in UD style
XPOS annotated manually
Features annotated manually, natively in UD style
Relations annotated manually, natively in UD style


The Belarusian UD treebank is based on a sample of the news texts included in the Belarusian-Russian parallel subcorpus of the Russian National Corpus, online search available at: http://ruscorpora.ru/search-para-be.html.


We thank Uladzimir Koshchanka (Уладзімір Кошчанка, koshul@gmail.com) for providing a part of source texts, Anna Sherbakova (aniezka.sherbakova@gmail.com) for checking the pos and feature labels in two texts, Alyaxey Yaskevich and Katya Niamkovich for comments ans suggestions, Boris Orekhov for helpfull scripts.

Statistics of UD Belarusian HSE

POS Tags






Tokenization and Word Segmentation



Nominal Features

Degree and Polarity

Verbal Features

Pronouns, Determiners, Quantifiers

Other Features


Auxiliary Verbs and Copula

Core Arguments, Oblique Arguments and Adjuncts

Here we consider only relations between verbs (parent) and nouns or pronouns (child).

Verbs with Reflexive Core Objects

Relations Overview