Variant request: Japanese modified Hepburn

John Cowan cowan at
Tue Sep 1 09:19:15 CEST 2009

Michael Everson scripsit:

> Since there are *three* flavours of Hepburn romanization, would it not
> be better to have subtags for all of them? Otherwise people wishing
> to tag something might mis-tag. Or?

There are three current and two obsolete flavors.  However, the
differences are trivial, in no way affect intelligibility, and no one
has asked to distinguish them.

John Cowan  cowan at
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        --Brian K. Reid

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