Digital Language Vitality | Ju/'hoan

Ju/'hoan (ktz)



English name Ju/'hoan
Native name
SIL code ktz
Alternative names !xo, agau, dialect juç€'hoan, dialect juǀ'hoan, dobe kung, dzu'oasi, ghassi ssu, ju'hoan, ju'oasi, ju/'hoan, ju/'hoansi, juhoan, ju|'hoan, ju|’hoan, kung, kung-tsumkwe, nogau, tshumkwe, tsumkwe, xaixai, xu, xun, xû, zhu'oase, zhu'oasi, žhu|hõasi
Speakers L1: 33,600 (ethnologue),
L1: 11,000 ("Community-Based Digital Documentation of Ju|'hoan (ktz) and =X'ao-||'aen (aue): Audio, Vi),
L1: 12,172 (aggregate),
L1: 6,600 (Khoisan groups and languages” (123-142) . Lars-Gunnar Andersson and Tore Janson (1997)),
L1: 33,600 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 9,000 (Ju|'hoan-Language Education in Namibia and its Relevance for Minority-Language Education i)
Country Botswana
Region Southern Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ktz_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 6a
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 3
Language descriptions all 3
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 11
Any resource about the language 12


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 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 16,685
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 266
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no