Correction for pinyin

Philip Newton philip.newton at
Mon Mar 8 16:24:21 CET 2010

On Sun, Mar 7, 2010 at 13:45, Alexandre Lecoq <alexandre.lecoq at> wrote:
> There is no such thing as a Pinyin language.

Yes, there is; it's spoken in Cameroon. ,

> Pinyin (pinyin) is a variant of
> Latin script (Latn).
> It is a phonetic transcription using latin alphabet,

That's another meaning of "Pinyin", yes. But not the one meant by the
language tag "pny".

Philip Newton <philip.newton at>

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