ISO 639-5 PDF
The Library of Congress has been designated the maintenance authority for ISO for alpha-3 language codes comprising the International. ISO provides a code consisting of language code elements comprising three-letter language identifiers for the representation of names of living and. ISO is the International Standard for language codes. Part 5 (ISO ) provides a 3 letter code for language families and groups (living and.
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ISO Language codes
General principles of coding of the representation of names of languages and related entities, and application guidelines. During the approval stage for the standard, the ISO final draft international standard ballot was not initiated until February 8, The standard does not cover all language 369-5 used by linguists. Inthe target publication date for the final standard was set at October 30, Voting ended on April 10, “stage ISO standards by standard number.
Uses of ISO These codes are widely used in many different disciplines, for example for bibliographic purposes, in the library community, as well as for computerized systems, and the representation of different language versions on websites.
Registration Authorities The language codes are open lists that can be extended and refined. ISO is the International Standard for language codes. Because ISO and ISO use the same Alpha-3 codes, but do not always refer to the same list of languages for any given code, the languages an Alpha-3 code refers to can’t be determined unless it is known whether the code is used in the context of ISO or ISO Using a code rather than the name of a language has many benefits as some languages are referred to by different groups in different ways, and two unrelated languages may share the same or similar name.
However, in ISOthe “remainder groups” do not exclude any languages.
Part 4 ISO From Wikipedia, the free uso. Voting on the draft terminated on July 5, ; the draft was approved. ISO defines alpha-3 3-letter codes, called “collective codes,” that identify language families and groups.
This page was last edited on 19 Decemberat The job of maintaining these standards has been given to bodies known as Registration Authorities. Part 5 ISO Views Read Edit View history.
The committee draft of ISO was issued on February 693-5, Part 2 ISO Updates were made in August jso, Februaryand February The languages covered by a group code need not be linguistically related, but may have a geographic relation, or category relation such as Creoles.
Language codes – ISO 639
The Isp code-set represents a very tiny proportion of the language families and groups of the world. Retrieved from ” https: Preview our standards ISO A more complete attempt at coding was ISO withdrawn in List of ISO codes.
The language codes are open lists that can be extended and refined. Retrieved December 12, The purpose of ISO is to establish internationally recognised codes either 2, 3, or 4 letters long for the representation of languages or language families.
Codes for the representation of names of languages.
List of ISO 639-5 codes
It is part of the ISO series of standards. Part 3 ISO ISO — variants. ISO ido of codes languages. A “group” consists of several related languages; a “remainder group” is a group of several related languages from which some specific languages have been excluded.
Languages, families, or group codes in ISO can be of type “group” g or “remainder group” r.
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Quick Links Codes list. These codes are widely used in many different disciplines, for example for bibliographic purposes, in the library community, as well as for computerized systems, and the representation of different language versions on websites.
Groups and remainder groups in ISO “.