Digital Language Vitality | Western Mari

Western Mari (mrj)



English name Western Mari
Native name Кырык Мары (Kyryk Mary)
SIL code mrj
Alternative names bergdialekt, bergtscheremissisch, bergčeremissisch, cheremis, cheremis hill, cheremis western, cheremiss, cheremiss hill, cheremissian, dialect mountain, gorno-mariy, gornomarijskij jazyk, group western, high mari, hill mari, jazyk lugovo-vostočnyi marijskij, jazyk marijskij, jylme marij, kozymodemyan, mari, mari western, mari-hills, marihill, marijcy, more, mundartgebiet westliches, szeremissi, tchérémisse, tscheremissisch, western, yaran, čeremissisch
Speakers L1: 30,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 36,822 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 30,000 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 42,559 (aggregate),
L1: 45,000 (Europe and North Asia” (211-282) . Tapani Salminen (2007) , C. Moseley · London & N),
L1: 66,000 (World Oral Literature Project” .)
Country Russia
Region Eastern Europe
Champion Mari (Russia) (chm)
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code mrj_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
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 10,162
Wikipedia real articles 491
Wikipedia adjusted size 4,853,955
Wikipedia total 14,442
Wikipedia edits 91,806
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 5,393
Wikipedia active users 14
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 1
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
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 2
Language descriptions all 2
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 2
Number of words 10,894
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower yes
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 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 3,833
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 1
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no