Digital Language Vitality | Icelandic

Icelandic (isl)



English name Icelandic
Native name íslenska
SIL code isl
Alternative names icelandic, yslenska, íslenska
Speakers L1: 313,840 (ethnologue)
Country Iceland
Region Northern Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code isl_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1
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 41,744
Wikipedia real articles 16,529
Wikipedia adjusted size 146,836,853
Wikipedia total 113,006
Wikipedia edits 1,606,269
Wikipedia admins 25
Wikipedia users 51,773
Wikipedia active users 161
Wikipedia images 3,003
Wikipedia depth 41
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.84
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 6
Primary texts all 6
Lexical resources online 5
Lexical resources all 6
Language descriptions online 6
Language descriptions all 8
Language in online resource 8
Language in any resource 10
Online resource about the language 17
Any resource about the language 19


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 3,244
Number of words 1,918,129
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
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 1,569,864
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 233
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no