Digital Language Vitality | Shuswap

Shuswap (shs)



English name Shuswap
Native name Secwepemctsín
SIL code shs
Alternative names [ʃəxwəpəmxˈt secwepemctsín, at-nah, eastern shuswap, secwepemc, secwepemctsin, secwepemctsía, secwepemctsín, shooswap, shuswap, shuswap western, səxwəxcín, ˈʃuːʃwɑːp
Speakers L1: 200 (ethnologue),
L1: 570 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 500 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 210 (First Peoples' Language Map of British Columbia” . First Peoples' Cultural Council ·),
L1: 379 (aggregate),
L1: 316 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 500 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 316 (North America” (1-96) . Victor Golla (2007) , C. Moseley · London & New York: Routl)
Country Canada
Region Northern America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code shs_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 7
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) dead

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
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 4
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 6
Any resource about the language 7


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 3
Number of words 1,687
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 4
Number of tweets 79

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 54,435
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 226
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no