eSpeak is a compact open source software speech synthesizer and offers support to over 75 languages. Originally known as speak and written for Acorn/RISC_OS computers starting in 1995. Because of its small size and many languages, it is included as the default speech synthesizer in the NVDA open source screen reader for Windows, Android, Ubuntu and other Linux distributions. Its predecessor eSpeak was used by Google Translate for 27 languages in 2010; 17 of these were subsequently replaced by commercial voices. Requires a fast Amiga for good performance.

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