Name changes in ISO 639-2

Doug Ewell dewell at
Fri Dec 15 07:33:56 CET 2006

Frank Ellermann <nobody at xyzzy dot claranet dot de> wrote:

> Just replace the various new descriptions, please.

These were the only ones I was concerned about:

> Code element: btk
> Was: Batak (Indonesia)
> Now: Batak languages

I assume it is fair to delete "(Indonesia)" from here.

> Code element: arn
> Was: Araucanian
> Now: Mapudungun; Mapuche

Delete "Araucanian" or just add the new ones?

Code element: rm
Was: Raeto-Romance
Now: Romansch

Delete "Raeto-Romance" or just add the new one?  (Note that the ISO 
639-3 files spell this word "Romansh" without the C.)

Doug Ewell  *  Fullerton, California, USA  *  RFC 4645  *  UTN #14

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