Digital Language Vitality | Yagua

Yagua (yad)



English name Yagua
Native name
SIL code yad
Alternative names llagua, mishara, nijyamïï, nijyamïï nikyejaada, nikyejaada, yagua, yahua, yava, yawa, yegua, yihamwo
Speakers L1: 5,690 (ethnologue),
L1: 4,297 (Language endangerment in South America: The clock is ticking” (167-234) . Crevels, Mily),
L1: 4,672 (aggregate),
L1: 5,692 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 4,000 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 4,000 (South America” (103-196) . Mily Crevels (2007) , C. Moseley · London & New York: Ro),
L1: 5,690 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna)
Country Peru
Region South America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code yad_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 6b
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

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 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 8
Language descriptions all 21
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 54
Any resource about the language 99


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 3
Number of words 102,603
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation yes

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 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 197,493
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 261
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no