This is the lexical network of words from the WordNet dataset. Nodes in the network are English words, and links are relationships between them, such as synonymy, antonymy, meronymy, etc. All relationships present in the WordNet dataset are included. The resulting network is undirected.


Internal namewordnet-words
Data sourcehttp://wordnet.princeton.edu/
AvailabilityDataset is available for download
Consistency checkDataset passed all tests
Lexical network
Node meaningWord
Edge meaningRelationship
Network formatUnipartite, undirected
Edge typeUnweighted, no multiple edges
LoopsDoes not contain loops


Size n =146,005
Volume m =656,999
Wedge count s =35,863,116
Triangle count t =1,144,910
Maximum degree dmax =1,008
Average degree d =8.999 68
Fill p =6.163 99 × 10−5
Size of LCC N =145,145
Diameter δ =16
50-Percentile effective diameter δ0.5 =4.813 85
90-Percentile effective diameter δ0.9 =6.318 86
Median distance δM =5
Mean distance δm =5.362 01
Tail power law exponent γt =2.471 00
Degree assortativity ρ =−0.062 324 8
Degree assortativity p-value pρ =0.000 00
Clustering coefficient c =0.095 773 3
Algebraic connectivity a =0.022 464 9
Non-bipartivity bA =0.114 963
Normalized non-bipartivity bN =0.046 198 2
Spectral bipartite frustration bK =0.002 198 04
Controllability C =15,518
Relative controllability Cr =0.107 383


Degree distribution

Cumulative degree distribution

Lorenz curve

Spectral distribution of the adjacency matrix

Spectral distribution of the normalized adjacency matrix

Spectral distribution of the Laplacian

Spectral graph drawing based on the adjacency matrix

Spectral graph drawing based on the Laplacian

Spectral graph drawing based on the normalized adjacency matrix

Zipf plot

Hop distribution

Clustering coefficient distribution

Average neighbor degree distribution

Matrix decompositions plots



[1] Jérôme Kunegis. KONECT – The Koblenz Network Collection. In Proc. Int. Conf. on World Wide Web Companion, pages 1343–1350, 2013. [ http ]
[2] Christiane Fellbaum, editor. WordNet: an Electronic Lexical Database. MIT Press, 1998.