Digital Language Vitality | Huastec

Huastec (hus)



English name Huastec
Native name Tenek
SIL code hus
Alternative names chontla de francisco huasteco san, de huasteco tantoyuca, de huasteco veracruz, huastec, huastec luis potosi san, huastec potosino, huastec southeastern, huastec tantoyuca, huastec veracruz, huasteco, te:nek, veracruz, wastek, wasteko
Speakers L1: 131,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 121,750 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 14,386 (aggregate),
L1: 1,700 ("Documentation and Description of the South Eastern Huastec, a Mayan Language from Veracru)
Country Mexico
Region Central America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code hsfhus1_________a
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
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 5
Primary texts all 5
Lexical resources online 4
Lexical resources all 5
Language descriptions online 7
Language descriptions all 7
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 19
Any resource about the language 25


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 7
Number of words 334,759
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers yes
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 None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 110,367
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 171
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no