nvim-treesitter VS vim-polyglot

Compare nvim-treesitter vs vim-polyglot and see what are their differences.


Nvim Treesitter configurations and abstraction layer (by nvim-treesitter)


A solid language pack for Vim. (by sheerun)
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nvim-treesitter vim-polyglot
300 32
9,364 5,514
4.2% -
9.9 0.0
6 days ago 6 months ago
Scheme Vim Script
Apache License 2.0 -
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Posts with mentions or reviews of nvim-treesitter. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-02-03.


Posts with mentions or reviews of vim-polyglot. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-11-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nvim-treesitter and vim-polyglot you can also consider the following projects:

coc.nvim - Nodejs extension host for vim & neovim, load extensions like VSCode and host language servers.

nvim-lspconfig - Quickstart configs for Nvim LSP

neovim - Vim-fork focused on extensibility and usability

vim-python-pep8-indent - A nicer Python indentation style for vim.

packer.nvim - A use-package inspired plugin manager for Neovim. Uses native packages, supports Luarocks dependencies, written in Lua, allows for expressive config

tree-sitter - An incremental parsing system for programming tools

telescope.nvim - Find, Filter, Preview, Pick. All lua, all the time.

nvim-autopairs - autopairs for neovim written in lua

ale - Check syntax in Vim/Neovim asynchronously and fix files, with Language Server Protocol (LSP) support

indent-blankline.nvim - Indent guides for Neovim

semshi - 🌈 Semantic Highlighting for Python in Neovim