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

Michael Everson everson at
Thu Dec 14 23:29:36 CET 2006

At 17:22 -0500 2006-12-14, John Cowan wrote:

>  > (I found fro but not fra (ancien francais) or frv (vieux francais)  oh
>>  well. Probably too late to change now.)
>I don't know this distinction.

fro is the code for Old French = Ancien français 
= Vieux français. The code happens to be more 
mnemonic to English speakers than to French ones. 
This does not merit discussion.
Michael Everson *

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