Digital Language Vitality | Sanskrit

Sanskrit (san)



English name Sanskrit
Native name संस्कृत
SIL code san
Alternative names bhasha deva, bhasha sanskrit, deva vani, mskr̩t̪əm] saṃskṛtam संस्कृतम्, nskrɪt, refined speech, sanskrit vedic
Speakers L1: 15,770 (ethnologue),
L2: 194,433 (ethnologue)
Country India
Region Southern Asia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type A
ISO active yes
Integrated code san_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 4
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 no
Firefox dictionary yes
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 10,207
Wikipedia real articles 4,080
Wikipedia adjusted size 61,618,246
Wikipedia total 47,102
Wikipedia edits 405,342
Wikipedia admins 6
Wikipedia users 18,703
Wikipedia active users 70
Wikipedia images 435
Wikipedia depth 112
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 4
Language descriptions online 5
Language descriptions all 18
Language in online resource 6
Language in any resource 7
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 10


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 1,609
Number of words 204,441
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
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 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 154,516
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On no
Uriel features 177
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no