Digital Language Vitality | Umbundu

Umbundu (umb)



English name Umbundu
Native name Umbundu
SIL code umb
Alternative names benguella mbundu, m'bundo, mbali, mbari, mbundu south, mbundu southern, nano, ovimbundu, quimbundo, umbundo, umbundu
Speakers L1: 6,000,000 (ethnologue)
Country Angola
Region Middle Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code umb_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
In no
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 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 12
Language descriptions all 14
Language in online resource 0
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 10
Any resource about the language 11


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 286
Number of words 63,073
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
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 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 27,505
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 182
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no