Digital Language Vitality | Yucuna

Yucuna (ycn)



English name Yucuna
Native name
SIL code ycn
Alternative names chucuna, guaru, jukuna, matapi, matapí, yucuna, yucuna-matapi, yukuna
Speakers L1: 1,800 (ethnologue),
L1: 770 (Language endangerment in South America: The clock is ticking” (167-234) . Crevels, Mily),
L1: 1,082 (aggregate),
L1: 1,800 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 550 (Las lenguas indígenas de Colombia a vuelo de pájaro” (9-25.) . Pérez, María Stella Gonz),
L1: 1,800 (World Oral Literature Project” .)
Country Colombia
Region South America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ycn_____________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 30
Primary texts all 30
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 2
Language descriptions online 9
Language descriptions all 11
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 15
Any resource about the language 36


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 8
Number of words 237,796
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 3,189
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 210
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no