Language Variant subtags for Sanskrit

CE Whitehead cewcathar at
Wed Jul 21 03:15:40 CEST 2010

Peter Scharf peter_scharf at 
Tue Jul 20 20:27:11 CEST 2010 
> Another thought occurred to me to name variant tags using Sanskrit  > terms:

> vaidika	Vedic
> laukika	Classical
> bauddha	Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit
> itihasa	Epic
These are nice, well thought-out!  [aitihas] is o.k. for Epic too if you want all adjectives.I certainly would give some attention to Caoimhin's question, though:Caoimhin O Donnaile caoimhin at 
Wed Jul 21 01:05:03 CEST 2010 >By these kind of criteria, would Vedic Sanskrit count as > a separate "language"?  Best, C. E. Whiteheadcewcathar at   		 	   		  
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