Digital Language Vitality | Chavacano

Chavacano (cbk)



English name Chavacano
Native name
SIL code cbk
Alternative names abakay spanish, caviteño, chabacano, chabakano, chavacano, chavacano cotabato, chavacano davao, chavacano ternateño, chavacano zamboanga, cotabateño, davaoeño, davaweño, davaweño zamboangueño, ermitaño, ermiteño, ternateño, zamboangueño
Speakers L1: 1,200,000 (ethnologue)
Country Philippines
Region South-Eastern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code cbk_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 4
In no
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 no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 2
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 8
Language descriptions all 9
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 6
Any resource about the language 8


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 247
Number of words 473,889
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 177,824
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 32
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no