Digital Language Vitality | Egyptian Arabic

Egyptian Arabic (arz)



English name Egyptian Arabic
Native name مصرى (Maṣri)
SIL code arz
Alternative names arabic cairene, arabic central delta south, arabic central delta southern, arabic delta north, arabic delta northern, arabic egypt lower, arabic egyptian, arabic egyptian normal, arabic egyptian spoken, arabicegyptian, masri, massry
Speakers L1: 55,039,000 (ethnologue)
Country Egypt
Region Northern Africa
Champion Arabic (ara)
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code arz_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

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 yes
Wikipedia articles 16,229
Wikipedia real articles 4,583
Wikipedia adjusted size 40,621,076
Wikipedia total 133,439
Wikipedia edits 798,828
Wikipedia admins 6
Wikipedia users 83,349
Wikipedia active users 84
Wikipedia images 1,460
Wikipedia depth 312
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status yes
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 4
Language descriptions all 4
Language in online resource 15
Language in any resource 15
Online resource about the language 20
Any resource about the language 20


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 2
Number of words 632,610
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 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 100,526
In WALS yes
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 267
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no