Digital Language Vitality | Pijin

Pijin (pis)



English name Pijin
Native name Pijin
SIL code pis
Alternative names neo-solomonic, pidg solomons, pidgin solomons
Speakers L1: 24,400 (ethnologue),
L2: 307,000 (ethnologue)
Country Solomon Islands
Region Melanesia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code pis_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

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 yes

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 6
Primary texts all 6
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 2
Language descriptions online 2
Language descriptions all 4
Language in online resource 295
Language in any resource 295
Online resource about the language 26
Any resource about the language 44


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 51
Number of words 1,004,372
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
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 90,384
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no