Digital Language Vitality | Karelian

Karelian (krl)



English name Karelian
Native name Karjalan kieli
SIL code krl
Alternative names carélien, jazyk karel'skiy, jazyk karel΄skij, jazyka karel'skogo, kalinin, karelian, karelian northern, karelian proper, karelian southern, karelisch, karely, kariela, karjal, karjala, karjalan kieli, kar΄jalan k΄sel΄, kieli venäjänkarjalaisten, norgorod, novgorod, olonetzisch-lüdisch, russisch-karelisch, severno-karel'skij, sobstvenno-karel'skij-jazyk, tver
Speakers L1: 35,600 (ethnologue),
L1: 63,000 (Europe and North Asia” (211-282) . Tapani Salminen (2007) , C. Moseley · London & N),
L1: 31,500 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 35,600 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 18th Edition” . Lewis, M. Paul, Gary F. Simons, and ),
L1: 76,950 (The Red Book of the Peoples of the Russian Empire” . Andrew Humphreys and Krista Mits ·),
L1: 128,000 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 58,681 (aggregate)
Country Russia
Region Eastern Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code krl_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
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 4
Language descriptions all 4
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 6
Any resource about the language 6


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 66
Number of words 16,527
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation yes

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 236,290
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no