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The Swiss Text Corpus is a balanced reference corpus for 20th and 21st century standard German in Switzerland with 23 million running words.

The corpus is constantly being expanded with new texts. By the end of 2025, it should contain a further 1.5 million text words for the 21st century.

To get to the corpus-search interface, click here.


Schweizer Textkorpus
Schweizerisches Idiotikon
Auf der Mauer 5
CH-8001 Zürich

Phone: +41 43 251 36 76
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The project is or was funded by the following institutions:
Schweizerischer Nationalfonds   Schweizerische Akademie für Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften