"NameGender" (Built-in Classifier)

Determine which gender a first name is.

Classes

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Details

  • This classifier is based on the US Census data. It will give poor performances for names that are rare in the US.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (2)

Find the possible gender of a person from their first name:

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Classify multiple examples:

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Unrecognized names will return Indeterminate:

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Obtain the probabilities for the possible classes:

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Obtain a ClassifierFunction for this classifier:

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Apply the classifier to a list of names:

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Options  (2)

See Also

Classify  GivenName  Entity  Person  PersonData

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