Codes for the representation of names of languages -- Part 5: Alpha-3 code for language families and groups
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed* in 2016.
ISO 639-5:2008 provides a code consisting of language code elements comprising three-letter language identifiers for the representation of names of living and extinct language families and groups. Languages designed exclusively for machine use, such as computer-programming languages, are not included in this code.
Document published on: 2008-05 Edition: 1 (Bilingual) ICS: 01.140.20 Status: Published Stage: 90.93 (2016-12-21) TC/SC: ISO/TC 37/SC 2 Number of Pages: 23
This standard has not been revised
No corrigenda or amendments available
- ISO 639 - Language codes