Digital Language Vitality | Pipil

Pipil (ppl)



English name Pipil
Native name Nawat
SIL code ppl
Alternative names nahuat, nahuate, nawat, nicarao, náhuat, náwat, pipil
Speakers L1: 20 (ethnologue),
L1: 316 (El Salvador Social Protection Project” . World Bank (2005)),
L1: 20 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 97 (Personal communication on Pipil” . Campbell, Lyle, Alan King, Jorge Lemus (2014)),
L1: 105 (aggregate),
L1: 200 (The Pipil Language of El Salvador” . Lyle Campbell (1985) Mouton de Gruyter)
Country El Salvador
Region Central America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ppl_____________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 yes

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 2
Language descriptions all 3
Language in online resource 2
Language in any resource 2
Online resource about the language 5
Any resource about the language 8


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 247
Number of words 111,412
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users 3
Number of tweets 98

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 64,697
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 62
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no