Digital Language Vitality | Apurinã

Apurinã (apu)



English name Apurinã
Native name
SIL code apu
Alternative names apurina, apuriná, apurinã, cacharary, cangaiti, ipurina, ipuriná, ipurinãn, kangite, popengare
Speakers L1: 2,780 (ethnologue),
L1: 1,548 (aggregate),
L1: 400 (Negation in Apurinã (Arawak)” (121-145 ch. Negation in Apurinã (Arawak)) . Facundes, Si),
L1: 2,000 (World Oral Literature Project” .),
L1: 2,780 (Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009)” . M. Paul Lewis · SIL Interna),
L1: 2,000 (Language endangerment in South America: The clock is ticking” (167-234) . Crevels, Mily),
L1: 2,000 (Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger” . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) UNESCO )
Country Brazil
Region South America
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code apu_____________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 no

NLP tools

Hunspell status
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 10
Language descriptions all 11
Language in online resource 1
Language in any resource 1
Online resource about the language 6
Any resource about the language 11


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 6
Number of words 160,376
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 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 220,585
In WALS yes
In Omniglot no
On yes
Uriel features 262
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no