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Documentation for ISO 639 identifier: chs

Identifier: chs
Status: Retired
Last Active Denotation
Name: Chumash
Code set:  639-3
Scope: Individual
Type: Extinct

Code change history

Change request number: 2008-030
Date change became effective:  2009-01-16
Type of change: Retire
Retirement remedy: Chumash is actually a family name, not a language name. Language family members already have code elements: Barbareño [boi], Cruzeño [crz], Ineseño [inz], Obispeño [obi], Purisimeño [puy], and Ventureño [veo]