Digital Language Vitality | Hawaiian

Hawaiian (haw)



English name Hawaiian
Native name Hawai`i
SIL code haw
Alternative names 'olelo hawai'i, 'olelo hawai'i makuahine, 'ōlelo hawai'i, 'ōlelo hawai'i makuahine, hawaiian, hawaiʻi ʻōlelo
Speakers L1: 2,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 2,000 (Australasia and the Pacific” (425-577) . Stephen Wurm (2007) , Christopher Moseley · ),
L1: 1,293 (aggregate),
L1: 700 (Insights from indigenous language immersion in Hawai‘i” (36-57 ch. Insights from indige),
L1: 2,000 (Loanwords in Hawaiian” (771-789) . Ōiwi Parker Jones (2009) , Martin Haspelmath, UriT),
L1: 1,000 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna)
Country United States
Region Northern America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code haw_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 2
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

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 yes
Wikipedia articles 1,976
Wikipedia real articles 34
Wikipedia adjusted size 246,203
Wikipedia total 4,683
Wikipedia edits 72,458
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 8,381
Wikipedia active users 17
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 29
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status some tool
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 2
Primary texts all 3
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 6
Language descriptions all 8
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 12
Any resource about the language 16


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 475
Number of words 179,134
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs 7
Number of posts 1,097
Number of words 116,684
Number of users 254
Number of tweets 19,694

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 1,197,623
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 255
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no