Digital Language Vitality | Kannada

Kannada (kan)



English name Kannada
Native name ಕನ್ನಡ
SIL code kan
Alternative names aine kuruba, banglori, bellary, bijapur, canarese, gulbarga, jeinu kuruba, kanarese, kannada, kannada latin, kannada modern, kumta, madrassi, nanjangud, ಕನ್ನಡ
Speakers L1: 37,739,040 (ethnologue),
L2: 9,000,000 (ethnologue)
Country India
Region Southern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code kan_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 2
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack yes
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack yes
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 21,608
Wikipedia real articles 11,440
Wikipedia adjusted size 366,908,111
Wikipedia total 75,801
Wikipedia edits 673,610
Wikipedia admins 4
Wikipedia users 36,323
Wikipedia active users 268
Wikipedia images 3,230
Wikipedia depth 56
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.55
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 4
Language descriptions online 7
Language descriptions all 10
Language in online resource 2
Language in any resource 2
Online resource about the language 19
Any resource about the language 21


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 67
Number of words 13,656
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 yes
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 246,521
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 264
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no