Digital Language Vitality | Southern Sami

Southern Sami (sma)



English name Southern Sami
Native name Åarjelsaemien gïele
SIL code sma
Alternative names "lapp", "northern lappish", "norwegian lapp", 'lapp', central, central-south saami, dialect southwest, dialektgruppe schwedisch-lappische, gïele åarjelsaemien, jazyk saamskij, kieli lapin, kieli saamen, lapon, lapp, lapp norwegian, lapp southern, lappic, lappisch, lappish, lappish northern, lappish-norwegian, lappish-swedish, lappisk, lopary, northern, norwegian, norwegisch-lappisch, saami, saami south, saami southern, saamicentralsouth, sabme, same, same-, samic, south, southern, südlappisch, sāme-giellâ, western, westlappisch
Speakers L1: 600 (ethnologue),
L1: 500 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 600 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 18th Edition” . Lewis, M. Paul, Gary F. Simons, and ),
L1: 564 (aggregate),
L1: 600 (World Oral Literature Project” .)
Country Sweden
Region Northern Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code sma_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 2
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 3
Language descriptions all 3
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 5
Any resource about the language 5


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 179
Number of words 99,352
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
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 18
Number of tweets 1,378

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 45,694
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 180
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no