Digital Language Vitality | Arabic

Arabic (ara)



English name Arabic
Native name عربي
SIL code ara
Alternative names al arabiya, al fus-ha, alphabet arabic chat, arabic high
Speakers L1: 237,637,180 (ethnologue)
Champion N/A
ISO scope M
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ara_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 0.0
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 yes
Ubuntu language pack yes
Firefox language pack yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 460,837
Wikipedia real articles 129,987
Wikipedia adjusted size 1,678,904,836
Wikipedia total 2,685,360
Wikipedia edits 25,153,403
Wikipedia admins 34
Wikipedia users 1,280,771
Wikipedia active users 4,294
Wikipedia images 29,349
Wikipedia depth 218
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.84
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 7
Primary texts all 10
Lexical resources online 5
Lexical resources all 11
Language descriptions online 0
Language descriptions all 28
Language in online resource 110
Language in any resource 115
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 41


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 9,542
Number of words 652,506
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

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 182,241
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project yes