Pending business

Doug Ewell doug at
Mon Sep 15 14:14:49 CEST 2008

I wrote:

> We have three outstanding registration requests, one for the "Academy" 
> romanization of Belarusian (as distinct from Taraskievica), one for 
> Pinyin (however that is defined), and one for Wade-Giles.

Regarding Belarusian, for "romanization" please read "Latin-script 
orthography."  I apologize for the error but trust everyone knew what I 

I got a private response:

> IIUC both Taraskievica and "Academy" are Cyrillic orthographies for 
> Belarusian, not Latin orthographies, thus not romanisations.

Actually these are Latin orthographies; the "standard" way of writing 
Belarusian is in Cyrillic.

Doug Ewell  *  Thornton, Colorado, USA  *  RFC 4645  *  UTN #14  ˆ

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