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Kodifikacija crnogorskog jezika
Codification of the Montenegrin language

Author(s): Milenija Vračar, Vjenceslava Ševaljević
Subject(s): Language studies, Library and Information Science, South Slavic Languages
Published by: Nacionalna i univerzitetska biblioteka Bosne i Hercegovine
Keywords: National Library of Montenegro “Đurđe Crnojević”; Montenegrin language; request for codification; assignment of international code;

Summary/Abstract: The National Library of Montenegro initiated activities aimed at obtaining the international language code for the Montenegrin language in 2008. This code is assigned by the ISO 639-2 Technical Committee headquartered at the Library of Congress, Washington, and D. C. The Technical Committee 016 – language codification, established within the Montenegrin Institute for Standardization, got involved in the activities leading to the language code assignment. At the beginning of December 2017. the Joint Advisory Committee of the Library of Congress approved the request for the language code for the Montenegrin language and assigned CNR for Montenegrin in English and monténégrin in French.

  • Issue Year: 2017
  • Issue No: 22
  • Page Range: 47-52
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: Multiple languages