Digital Language Vitality | Swati

Swati (ssw)



English name Swati
Native name siSwati
SIL code ssw
Alternative names baca, hlubi, isiswazi, phuthi, sephuthi, siswati, siswati swati, siswazi, swati, swazi, tekela, tekeza, thithiza, yeyeza
Speakers L1: 2,324,200 (ethnologue)
Country Swaziland
Region Southern Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ssw_____________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 yes
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 420
Wikipedia real articles 77
Wikipedia adjusted size 546,235
Wikipedia total 1,887
Wikipedia edits 37,838
Wikipedia admins 2
Wikipedia users 4,509
Wikipedia active users 6
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 0
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage 0.26
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 2
Language descriptions all 3
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 7
Any resource about the language 7


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 49
Number of words 196,888
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 None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 64,783
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 30
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no