Digital Language Vitality | Tibetan

Tibetan (bod)



English name Tibetan
Native name བོད་སྐད
SIL code bod
Alternative names aba, anshuenkuan nyarong, batang, bhokha, bhotia, bod, bod skad, byokha, central tibetan, dartsemdo, dbus, dbusgtsang, deqing zang, diaspora tibetan, dingri tibetan, drokpa tibetan, dru, gtsang, hanniu, jad, kongbo, latin tibetan, lhasa, lhasa tibetan, literary modern tibetan, mngahris, nganshuenkuan, ngari, panakha-panags, pas rang, paurong, phoke, pohbetian, poke, rangpas, shigatse, shigatse tibetan, skad, spitian, spoken standard tibetan, spoken tibetan, standard tibetan, tatsienlu, tebilian, tibate, tibetandingri, tibetandrokpa, tibetanmodernliterary, tibetanshigatse, tibetanstandardspoken, tsang, u, utsang, wei, weizang, wen zang, zang
Speakers L1: 1,172,940 (ethnologue)
Country China
Region Eastern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code bod_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 2
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
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 yes
Wikipedia articles 5,714
Wikipedia real articles 2,226
Wikipedia adjusted size 61,436,475
Wikipedia total 15,361
Wikipedia edits 131,784
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 14,712
Wikipedia active users 24
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 24
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 4
Primary texts all 4
Lexical resources online 4
Lexical resources all 10
Language descriptions online 12
Language descriptions all 17
Language in online resource 0
Language in any resource 12
Online resource about the language 23
Any resource about the language 35


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 32
Number of words 47,476
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 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 131
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 238
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no