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gender-detector 0.0.4

Gender detection library

Latest Version: 0.1.0

# Gender Detector

Gender detector is a Python library for guessing a person’s gender by his/her first name. This library is based on [beauvoir]( with support for United States, United Kingdom, Argentina and Uruguay.

This is still in beta stages, use with precaution

© 2014 Marcos Vanetta. Available under GPL2 License. See

# Datasets

# How to use it

Nothing too fancy, just install:

pip install gender-detector

And then:

`python from gender_detector import GenderDetector detector = GenderDetector('us') # It can also be ar, uk, uy. detector.guess('Marcos') # => 'male' `


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