Digital Language Vitality | Tlingit

Tlingit (tli)



English name Tlingit
Native name Lingít
SIL code tli
Alternative names -ɡɪt, [ɬɪŋkɪ́tʰ] lingít, inland tlingit, kolosch, kolosh, lingit, lingít, thlinget, tlingit, tlinkit, łingít, ˈklɪŋkɪt
Speakers L1: 502 (ethnologue),
L1: 845 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 270 (aggregate),
L1: 355 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 1,430 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 685 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 300 ("Documenting Tlingit Raven Stories [ISO 639 tli]" NSF DEL Abstract” . Dauenhauer, Richar),
L1: 200 (),
L1: 6 (First Peoples' Language Map of British Columbia” . First Peoples' Cultural Council ·)
Country United States
Region Northern America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code tli_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 8a
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 1
Primary texts all 6
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 4
Language descriptions online 7
Language descriptions all 13
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 16
Any resource about the language 108


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 8
Number of words 8,286
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 2
Number of tweets 1,043

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 145,373
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 255
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no