Digital Language Vitality | Romansh

Romansh (roh)



English name Romansh
Native name rumantsch
SIL code roh
Alternative names albula, engadine lower, engadine upper, grishun, hinterrhein, puter, rhaeto-romance, rheto-romance, rhäto-romanisch, romanche, romanisch, romansch, romansch scharans, romansch surmeiran, romansch sursilvan, romanschscharans, romanschsurmeiran, romanschsursilvan, romansh, rumantsch, rumauntsch, rumàntsch, rätoromanisch, surmiran, surselva, sursilvan, sutsilvan, vallader, vorderrhein
Speakers L1: 40,039 (ethnologue),
L1: 35,100 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 65,000 (Europe and North Asia” (211-282) . Tapani Salminen (2007) , C. Moseley · London & N),
L1: 35,095 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO ),
L1: 60,000 (Romansh Facts & Figures” . Manfred Gross ·),
L1: 45,366 (aggregate),
L1: 40,000 (World Oral Literature Project” .)
Country Switzerland
Region Western Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code roh_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 4
In yes
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) living

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 yes
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack yes
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 3,405
Wikipedia real articles 789
Wikipedia adjusted size 20,082,449
Wikipedia total 8,462
Wikipedia edits 155,662
Wikipedia admins 3
Wikipedia users 10,299
Wikipedia active users 22
Wikipedia images 52
Wikipedia depth 41
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 2
Primary texts all 2
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 5
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 13
Any resource about the language 13


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 2,810
Number of words 1,219,124
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs 4
Number of posts 29
Number of words 12,959
Number of users 12
Number of tweets 3,754

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 4,714
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 34
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no