Definite Articles WALS

In-depth description: Only at WALS
Values:
Conlangs:
Definite word distinct from demonstrative (144 languages)
Demonstrative word used as definite article (49 languages)
Definite affix (106 languages)
No definite, but indefinite article (37 languages)
No definite or indefinite article (253 languages)
Natlangs:
Definite word distinct from demonstrative (41 languages)
Demonstrative word used as definite article (7 languages)
Definite affix (3 languages)
No definite, but indefinite article (10 languages)
No definite or indefinite article (47 languages)
Pygal0.00.020.020.040.040.060.060.080.080.0100.0100.0120.0120.0140.0140.0160.0160.0180.0180.0200.0200.0220.0220.0240.0240.0Definite word distinct…Definite word distinct from demonstrativeDemonstrative word use…Demonstrative word used as definite articleDefinite affixNo definite, but indef…No definite, but indefinite articleNo definite or indefin…No definite or indefinite article14452.61538461538461350.02926421404686Definite word distinct from demonstrative49191.0769230769231439.38963210702343Demonstrative word used as definite article106329.53846153846155385.77341137123744Definite affix37467.99999999999994450.67725752508363No definite, but indefinite article253606.4615384615385247.5No definite or indefinite article41113.53846153846153446.91471571906357Definite word distinct from demonstrative7252.0478.8963210702341Demonstrative word used as definite article3390.46153846153845482.65886287625415Definite affix10528.9230769230768476.07441471571906No definite, but indefinite article47667.3846153846154441.2709030100334No definite or indefinite articleConlangNatlang