Sixth European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Budapest, Hungary
September 5-9, 1999

Text-to-Speech Synthesis of Estonian

Meelis Mihkla (1), Arvo Eek (2), Einar Meister (2)

(1) Institute of Estonian Language, (2) Institute of Cybernetics, Tallinn, Estonia

The aim of this text-to-speech synthesis system is to convert the Estonian orthographic text to an orthoepically correct and natural-sounding spoken text for a wide range of practical application (especially for visual and speech disabled persons).

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Bibliographic reference.  Mihkla, Meelis / Eek, Arvo / Meister, Einar (1999): "Text-to-speech synthesis of estonian", In EUROSPEECH'99, 2095-2098.