Digital Language Vitality | Western Gurung

Western Gurung (gvr)



English name Western Gurung
Native name
SIL code gvr
Alternative names ghachok gurung, gurnung, gurung, gurung kaski, gurung kura, gurung northwestern, gurung southern, gurung syangja, gurung western, khas kura, kyi tamu, western
Speakers L1: 158,000 (ethnologue),
L1: 72,082 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 148,987 (aggregate),
L1: 227,918 (South Asia and the Middle East” (283-348) . George van Driem (2007) , Christopher Mos),
L1: 201,300 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna)
Country Nepal
Region Southern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code gvr_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 6b
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 3
Primary texts all 4
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 5
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 10
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 13
Any resource about the language 28


Source Crubadan
Number of documents None
Number of words None
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 None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 148,383
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 71
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no