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Documentation for ISO 639 identifier: msa


Identifier: msa
Name: Malay (macrolanguage)
Status: Active
Code sets:  639-2/T and 639-3
Equivalents:  639-1: ms
639-2/B: may
Scope: Macrolanguage
Type: Living

The individual languages within this macrolanguage are:

Note: Change request pending. View Change Request 2014-064.


Code change history

Change request number: 2008-081
Date change became effective:  2009-01-16
Type of change: Update
Changed attribute: Membership
New value: Add language codes [ind], [mfb], [bjn], [kxd], [pse], [liw], [dup], [jak], [vkk], [kvr], [kvb], [lce], [lcf], [min], [mui], [zmi], [orn], [ors], [pel], [tmw], [urk]

Change request number: 2007-183
Date change became effective:  2008-02-18
Type of change: Update
Changed attribute: Membership
New value: Add Standard Malay [zsm], Haji [hji], and Malay (individual language) [zlm]