String::Nysiis - NYSIIS Phonetic Encoding
use String::Nysiis qw(nysiis); my $enc = nysiis($string); print nysiis('Larry'),"\n"; # should print LARY
New York State Identification and Intelligence System (NYSIIS) algorithm for phonetic encoding of names.
None by default.
This module is based on a NYSIIS implementation by Ben Kennedy <email@example.com>. It is currently being maintained by:
Kyle R. Burton firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com HMS 625 Ridge Pike Building E Suite 400 Conshohocken, PA 19428
Atack, J., and F. Bateman. 1992. "Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a match" : a general personal computer-based matching program for historical research. Historical Methods 25: 53-65.