Digital Language Vitality | Ndonga

Ndonga (ndo)



English name Ndonga
Native name Oshiwambo
SIL code ndo
Alternative names ambo, dialect ndonga, eunda kolonkadhi, kwaludhi, ndonga, ndonga oshindonga, ngandyera, ochindonga, oshindonga, oshiwambo, osindonga, otjiwambo, owambo
Speakers L1: 807,000 (ethnologue)
Country Namibia
Region Southern Africa
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code ndo_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
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 8
Wikipedia real articles 16
Wikipedia adjusted size 149,089
Wikipedia total 441
Wikipedia edits 6,041
Wikipedia admins 0
Wikipedia users 1,746
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 1
Primary texts all 1
Lexical resources online 1
Lexical resources all 1
Language descriptions online 3
Language descriptions all 4
Language in online resource None
Language in any resource None
Online resource about the language 5
Any resource about the language 5


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 58
Number of words 169,598
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower yes
Has UDHR translation yes

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users 12
Number of tweets 9,173

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 no
Has Swadesh 207 no

Other databases

Panlex translations 95,844
In WALS no
In Omniglot no
On yes
Uriel features 217
In Leipzig Corpora no
In SIREN project no