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    Zipf distribution

    Thanks hlsmith and katxt for the reply. Yes, I can dertermine nth most likely m objects from the data I have. Will n=N and m=k in zipf's distribution? How do I determine the exponent 's'?
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    Zipf distribution

    I have an unknown zipf distribution with unknown number of objects. Suppose I select n1, n2…samples from the distribution and I get u1, u2…unique samples respectively, can I determine the parameters of the distribution including the total number of objects? Is it possible to obtain the...