Digital Language Vitality | Talysh

Talysh (tly)



English name Talysh
Native name Tolyšə
SIL code tly
Alternative names astara, azerbaijan talysh, central talyshi, lenkoran, lerik, massali, northern talyshi, southern talysh, southern talyshi, talesh, taleshi, talish, talishi, talyshazerbaijan, talyshi, talyshsouthern, tolışi, толыши, تالشی زَوُن
Speakers L1: 915,400 (ethnologue),
L1: 112,000 (A Comparative Dialectical Description of Iranian Taleshi” . Daniel Paul (2011)),
L1: 912,000 (South Asia and the Middle East” (283-348) . George van Driem (2007) , Christopher Mos),
L1: 10,500 (The Red Book of the Peoples of the Russian Empire” . Andrew Humphreys and Krista Mits ·),
L1: 102,360 (aggregate)
Country Azerbaijan
Region Western Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code tly_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 4
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 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 5
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 9
Any resource about the language 12


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 540
Number of words 25,197
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 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 378
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 18
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no