FW: New variant subtags for Serbian language

Doug Ewell doug at ewellic.org
Wed Nov 20 00:03:34 CET 2013

CE Whitehead <cewcathar at hotmail dot com> wrote:

> In other words, if Chakavian content is tagged as Croatian, then it
> should be classified as a variant of Croatian; but if it is tagged
> [sh], following Wikipedia's scheme, then it should be treated, along
> with other content tagged [sh], as having [sh] as its macrolanguage.

Serbian content should be tagged as Serbian (with a variant subtag for
dialect, iff appropriate), Croatian content should be tagged as
Croatian, Bosnian content as Bosnian, and so forth.

Whether Wikipedia classifies Croatian as a Serbo-Croatian language is

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