Digital Language Vitality | Hiri Motu

Hiri Motu (hmo)



English name Hiri Motu
Native name Hiri Motu
SIL code hmo
Alternative names austronesian hiri motu, hiri, hiri motu, hiri motu papuan, motu pidgin, motu police
Speakers L1: 0 (ethnologue),
L2: 120,000 (ethnologue)
Country Papua New Guinea
Region Melanesia
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code hmo_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 3
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 yes
Wikipedia articles 3
Wikipedia real articles 2
Wikipedia adjusted size 16,113
Wikipedia total 128
Wikipedia edits 3,735
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 1,276
Wikipedia active users 0
Wikipedia images 0
Wikipedia depth 0
Has Wikipedia Incubator yes

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online 61
Primary texts all 61
Lexical resources online 10
Lexical resources all 12
Language descriptions online 3
Language descriptions all 4
Language in online resource 4
Language in any resource 30
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 8


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 357
Number of words 356,109
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower yes
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 131,594
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On no
Uriel features 0
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no