Request of new variant subtag for kichwa (inside qu)

mailler at mailler at
Mon Jun 20 16:51:22 CEST 2011

> Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2011 16:01:39 +0000
> From: Peter Constable <petercon at>
>> This is the case here, the language variety used by these official
>> institutions is a compromise between all the regional varieties.
> That's exactly what I was wondering. So, it's somewhat akin to the
> situations for "Filipino" and "N'Ko", and assuming it becomes established
> should probably be coded as a distinct language.


Sorry, as I am not familiar with the cases you mention I do not totally
understand : does IETF policy include the possibility to create a tag or
subtag for such common literary languages ?


Sylvain Mailler

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