Digital Language Vitality | Tigrinya

Tigrinya (tir)



English name Tigrinya
Native name ትግርኛ
SIL code tir
Alternative names falashas, habashi, latin tigrigna, tigray, tigrigna, tigrinya, ትግርኛ
Speakers L1: 6,915,000 (ethnologue),
L2: 146,933 (ethnologue)
Country Ethiopia
Region Eastern Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code tir_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 1
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 174
Wikipedia real articles 37
Wikipedia adjusted size 282,071
Wikipedia total 1,507
Wikipedia edits 20,652
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 4,779
Wikipedia active users 13
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 0
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.64
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 4
Primary texts all 4
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 11
Language descriptions all 12
Language in online resource 2
Language in any resource 2
Online resource about the language 15
Any resource about the language 18


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1,291
Number of words 369,443
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 63
Number of tweets 10,286

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 808
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 202
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no