Request for variant subtag fr 16th-c 17th-c

John Cowan cowan at
Thu Dec 14 21:58:48 CET 2006

CE Whitehead scripsit:

> I am hoping also that these new tags prompt people to discuss tagging 
> Elizabethan English which is different that modern English but which you 
> would never tag as enm.

It goes back before Elizabeth's reign, and afterwards too: the usual label
is Early Modern English.

Henry S. Thompson said, / "Syntactic, structural,               John Cowan
Value constraints we / Express on the fly."                 cowan at
Simon St. Laurent: "Your / Incomprehensible
Abracadabralike / schemas must die!"

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