Macrolanguages, countries & orthographies (RE: ISO 639 name change: Songhai languages)

Doug Ewell dewell at
Sun Feb 11 19:15:18 CET 2007

John Cowan <cowan at ccil dot org> wrote:

>> So, Pulaar in western Mali uses the Malian orthography for 
>> Fulfulde/Pulaar along with other varieties of the language, while 
>> Pulaar in Senegal (several dialects) use the Senegalese orthography.
> And so we code them ff-ML and ff-fuc-SN respectively.

We will be able to code the latter that way as soon as RFC 4646bis is 

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

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