Digital Language Vitality | Standard Malay

Standard Malay (zsm)



English name Standard Malay
Native name Melayu
SIL code zsm
Alternative names bahasa malaysia, bahasa malayu, baku melayu, formal malay, informal malay, malay, malay standard, malaysian, malayu, melaju, melayu
Speakers L1: 0 (ethnologue)
Country Malaysia
Region South-Eastern Asia
Champion Malay (macrolanguage) (msa)
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code zsm_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

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 yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 286,782
Wikipedia real articles 44,069
Wikipedia adjusted size 485,048,407
Wikipedia total 776,949
Wikipedia edits 4,271,455
Wikipedia admins 16
Wikipedia users 186,294
Wikipedia active users 420
Wikipedia images 21,798
Wikipedia depth 16
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 4
Language descriptions all 4
Language in online resource 6
Language in any resource 33
Online resource about the language 6
Any resource about the language 7


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 130
Number of words 220,248
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
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 1,736,286
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 170
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no