Digital Language Vitality | Kachin

Kachin (kac)



English name Kachin
Native name Kachin
SIL code kac
Alternative names assam jingpho, chingp'o, chingpaw, dashanhua, dulong, dzili, enkun, gauri, hka-hku, hkaku, hkauri, hkauri jingpho, jili, jinghpaw, jinghpaw jingpho, jingpho, jingpho maran, jingpo, kachin, kauri, kauzhika, khauri, marip, mengzhi, nkhum, nkhumka, satanka, shidan, xidan
Speakers L1: 940,000 (ethnologue)
Country Myanmar
Region South-Eastern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code kac_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
In no
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 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 2
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource 0
Language in any resource 2
Online resource about the language 8
Any resource about the language 11


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 12
Number of words 335,087
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 217,522
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On yes
Uriel features 245
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no