Digital Language Vitality | Chuvash

Chuvash (chv)



English name Chuvash
Native name Чăваш
SIL code chv
Alternative names [tɕə ˈla], anatri, bulgar, chuvash, căvašla, ip, viryal, чăвашла, чӑваш
Speakers L1: 1,077,420 (ethnologue),
L2: 200,000 (ethnologue)
Country Russia
Region Eastern Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code chv_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 4
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

Language packs

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


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 37,456
Wikipedia real articles 11,926
Wikipedia adjusted size 48,490,892
Wikipedia total 60,321
Wikipedia edits 601,282
Wikipedia admins 2
Wikipedia users 19,269
Wikipedia active users 45
Wikipedia images 561
Wikipedia depth 4
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.59
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 7
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 9
Any resource about the language 9


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1,510
Number of words 752,492
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 14
Number of tweets 15,938

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 2,078
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 254
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no