ISO 639 decision: arc = Official Aramaic; Imperial Aramaic
dewell at roadrunner.com
Sun Jun 3 19:35:20 CEST 2007
Håvard Hjulstad <HHj at standard dot no> wrote:
> There are many languages called "Xyz Aramaic"; see the ISO 639-3 web site:
> http://www.sil.org/iso639-3/. It was found that "arc" had previously been
> used practically exclusively for "Official Aramaic", and it was deemed
> more appropriate to modify the name to reflect that.
Is it agreed, then, that this is a clarifying change and not a functionally
narrowing change? I have the LSR registration form all ready to submit if
it is so agreed.
Doug Ewell * Fullerton, California, USA * RFC 4645 * UTN #14
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