Akin.Names (Akin v0.1.7) View Source

Function specific to the comparison and matching of names. Returns matching names and metrics.

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Manage the steps of comparing two names. Collect metrics from the algorithms requested in the options or the default algorithms. Give weight to the consideration of initials and permutation of non-initialed name parts (i.e. "di constanzo" in "j p di constanzo". Weight is applied to the algorithm metrics.

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compare(left, right, opts \\ [])

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Manage the steps of comparing two names. Collect metrics from the algorithms requested in the options or the default algorithms. Give weight to the consideration of initials and permutation of non-initialed name parts (i.e. "di constanzo" in "j p di constanzo". Weight is applied to the algorithm metrics.