Digital Language Vitality | Mongo

Mongo (lol)



English name Mongo
Native name Lɔmɔngɔ
SIL code lol
Alternative names atlantic-congo mongo, bafoto, bakutu, bili, bolongo, bukala, buli, bələ, bɨlɨ, ekonda, ekonda mongo, ipanga, kala, konda, kutu, lokonda, lokwala, lolo, lomongo, longo, longombe, lonkundo, lonkundu, mongo, mongo-nkundu, mpama, nkundo, nkundo south, nkundo southern, nkundu, ntomba-bikoro, ntomba-inongo, panga, titu, wangata, yajima, yalima
Speakers L1: 400,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 4,000 (Unmask the giant (an ethnic survey of Bauchi State)” . CAPRO Research Office (1995)),
L1: 885 (aggregate),
L1: 540 (South-Bauchi West Pronominal and TAM Systems” (93-112) . Bernard Caron (2006) , Berna),
L1: 900 (Number in South-Bauchi West Languages (Chadic, Nigeria)” . Bernard Caron (2011)),
L1: 316 (An Atlas of Nigerian Languages” (111) . Roger Blench (2012))
Country Democratic Republic of the Congo
Region Middle Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code lol_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
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 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 3
Language descriptions all 5
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 5


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 3
Number of words 1,152
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 151,187
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 185
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no