Digital Language Vitality | North Slavey

North Slavey (scs)



English name North Slavey
Native name
SIL code scs
Alternative names 'slave', bear lake, bearlake, bearlake slavey, dene, dené, hare, mackenzian, mountain slavey, north slavey, north slavey syllabics, northern slavey, northern slavey syllabics, slave, slavi
Speakers L1: 230 (ethnologue),
L1: 580 (aggregate),
L1: 580 (Encyclopedia of the World's Endangered Languages” . Christopher Moseley (2007) Routl),
L1: 580 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 70 (North America” (1-96) . Victor Golla (2007) , C. Moseley · London & New York: Routl),
L1: 75 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 72 (aggregate)
Country Canada
Region Northern America
Champion Slave (Athapascan) (den)
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code scs_____________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 None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 2
Language descriptions online 3
Language descriptions all 3
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 9
Any resource about the language 9


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1
Number of words 218
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 47,805
In WALS yes
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 106
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no