Digital Language Vitality | Michif

Michif (crg)



English name Michif
Native name Michif
SIL code crg
Alternative names aan krii, chippewa cree mountain turtle, cree, cree french, mechif, michif, michif-cree, mitchif, mitif, métchif, métif, métis
Speakers L1: 725 (ethnologue),
L1: 830 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 622 (aggregate),
L1: 200 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 632 (Michif” (158-165 ch. 18) . Bakker, Peter (2013) , Michaelis, Susanne Maria, Philippe ),
L1: 990 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 900 ("Documenting Michif Variation" HRELP Abstract” . Olivia Sammons (2011))
Country United States
Region Northern America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code crg_____________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 no

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 6
Language descriptions all 6
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 8


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 9
Number of words 1,442
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 219,784
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 158
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no