Digital Language Vitality | Literary Chinese

Literary Chinese (lzh)



English name Literary Chinese
Native name 古文 / 文言文
SIL code lzh
Alternative names ancient text, beifang fangyan, chinese classical, chinese northern, chinese standard, guanhua, guoyu, gǔwén, mandarin, putonghua, 古文
Champion Chinese (zho)
ISO scope I
ISO type H
ISO active yes
Integrated code lzh_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


In no
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 yes
Wikipedia articles 4,931
Wikipedia real articles 1,960
Wikipedia adjusted size 12,407,067
Wikipedia total 68,627
Wikipedia edits 262,365
Wikipedia admins 2
Wikipedia users 62,615
Wikipedia active users 68
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 0
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no need
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 None
Any resource about the language None


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1
Number of words 57,508
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 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 21,593
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project yes