Digital Language Vitality | Northern Paiute

Northern Paiute (pao)



English name Northern Paiute
Native name
SIL code pao
Alternative names bannock, mcdermitt, north northern paiute, north paiute, northern, northern northernern paiute, northern paiute, northern paiute south, northernern paiute southern, paiute, paiutenorthern, paviotso, paviotso-bannock-snake, yerington-schurz
Speakers L1: 700 (ethnologue),
L1: 1,630 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 710 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 700 (North America” (1-96) . Victor Golla (2007) , C. Moseley · London & New York: Routl),
L1: 700 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 984 (aggregate),
L1: 1,631 (World Oral Literature Project” .)
Country United States
Region Northern America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code pao_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 7
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 no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 38
Primary texts all 357
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 11
Language descriptions online 7
Language descriptions all 11
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 10
Any resource about the language 21


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1
Number of words 169,676
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 11
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 224
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no