Digital Language Vitality | Squamish

Squamish (squ)



English name Squamish
Native name Skwxwú7mesh-ulh sníchim
SIL code squ
Alternative names skwxwu'mesh snichim, skwxwu7mesh, skwxwu7mesh snichim, skwxwú7mesh-ulh sníchim, sk̲wx̲wú7mesh, sníchim squamish sḵwx̱wú7mesh, squamish, squawmisht, sqwxwumish, sqʷxʷúʔməš
Speakers L1: 7 (ethnologue),
L1: 15 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 15 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 18 (North America” (7-41) . Victor Golla and Ives Goddard and Lyle Campbell and Marianne Mi),
L1: 7 (First Peoples' Language Map of British Columbia” . First Peoples' Cultural Council ·),
L1: 13 (aggregate)
Country Canada
Region Northern America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code squ_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 8b
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) dead

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 no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 6
Any resource about the language 9


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 2
Number of words 136
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users 2
Number of tweets 283

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 52,152
In WALS yes
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 257
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no