Digital Language Vitality | Persian

Persian (fas)



English name Persian
Native name فارسی
SIL code fas
Alternative names farsi, farsi western, latin persian, parsi, persian
Speakers L1: 57,008,100 (ethnologue)
Champion N/A
ISO scope M
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code fas_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1.0
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

Windows10 input method yes
Mac input no
Ubuntu input yes
Windows language pack yes
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack yes
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 521,466
Wikipedia real articles 88,551
Wikipedia adjusted size 984,553,803
Wikipedia total 3,424,769
Wikipedia edits 23,605,975
Wikipedia admins 34
Wikipedia users 623,124
Wikipedia active users 4,017
Wikipedia images 42,294
Wikipedia depth 214
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.73
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 4
Language descriptions online 0
Language descriptions all 6
Language in online resource 29
Language in any resource 34
Online resource about the language 0
Any resource about the language 8


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1,007
Number of words 775,005
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 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 0
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project yes