It is recommended to install in a Python virtualenv:

mkdir nlp
cd nlp
virtualenv -p python3 .
source bin/activate

It is possible to install koine-nlp in your system environment if you have sufficient access. That would require running as root or using sudo in the portions below.

Option 1: Install via pip

The koine-nlp package is availale in PyPi. It can be installed via pip:

pip install koine-nlp

Option 2: Install from archive

Obtain the koine-nlp source archive by cloning its git repository:

git clone
cd koine-nlp
python install