Digital Language Vitality | Chippewa

Chippewa (ciw)



English name Chippewa
Native name
SIL code ciw
Alternative names and chippewa lake pillager red, anishinabe, border chippewa minnesota, central chippewa minnesota, chipewa, chipeway, chippewa, chippewa lake red, chippewa michigan-wisconsin upper, chippewaredlakeandpillager, chippeway, minnesota ojibwe, ojibwa, ojibwa southwestern, ojibway, ojibwe, ojibweminnesota, ojibwemowin
Speakers L1: 5,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 8,000 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 5,000 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 5,848 (aggregate),
L1: 5,000 (World Oral Literature Project” .)
Country United States
Region Northern America
Champion Ojibwa (oji)
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ciw_____________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 None
Lexical resources all None
Language descriptions online 6
Language descriptions all 6
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 8
Any resource about the language 10


Source Crubadan
Number of documents None
Number of words None
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 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 83
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no