Digital Language Vitality | Dungan

Dungan (dng)



English name Dungan
Native name Хуэйзў йүян
SIL code dng
Alternative names dzhunyan, gansu, ganzu, huizu, kwuizwu, shaanxi, shensi, tungan, yage, zwn'jan, 東干語
Speakers L1: 110,100 (ethnologue),
L1: 51,733 (aggregate),
L1: 42,200 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 41,000 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 41,400 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 100,000 (Zhongya Donggan yuyan yanjiu (中亞東干語研究) [A Study of the Dungan Language of Central Asia]” )
Country Kyrgyzstan
Region Central Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code dng_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 7
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) dead

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input no
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack no
Firefox language pack no
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia no
Has Wikipedia Incubator yes

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 1
Language descriptions all 1
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 2
Any resource about the language 2


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 8
Number of words 780
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 12
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no