Digital Language Vitality | Kaingang

Kaingang (kgp)



English name Kaingang
Native name Kaingáng
SIL code kgp
Alternative names bugre, caingang, central kaingang, coroado, coroados, kaingan, kaingang, kaingang paraná, kaingang southeast, kaingang southwest, kaingng
Speakers L1: 18,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 18,500 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 31,622 (South America” (103-196) . Mily Crevels (2007) , C. Moseley · London & New York: Ro),
L1: 21,008 (aggregate),
L1: 18,000 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 18,500 (Language endangerment in South America: The clock is ticking” (167-234) . Crevels, Mily)
Country Brazil
Region South America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code kgp_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 6b
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 yes

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 5
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 11
Any resource about the language 27


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 3
Number of words 365,829
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 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 335,534
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 220
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no