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  Dictionaries for International Ispell
Many people have contributed dictionaries and affix files to allow ispell to be used with their native languages.
If you don't find a word list below, it is worth visiting his site to check for the latest status and updates.
There is also a mailing list for the dictionary.
fmg-www.cs.ucla.edu /geoff/ispell-dictionaries.html   (2586 words)

  List of endangered languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A list of endangered languages (with fewer than 1000 speakers or in rapid decline).
In order to judge if a language is endangered, the number of speakers is less important than the age distribution; there may be 500,000 speakers of the Breton over 50 years of age, but fewer than 2,000 under 25 years of age - it is likely Breton will die out in the next half-century.
There are languages in Indonesia reported to be in a similar situation with as many as two million native speakers alive now, but all of advancing age, with practically no transmission to the young.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_endangered_languages   (429 words)

 Sorbian languages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
List of Sorbian languages The Sorbian languages are members of the West Slavic branch of languages spoken in eastern Germany.
The area where the two languages are spoken is known as Lusatia (''Łužica'' in Upper Sorbian, Łužyca in Lower Sorbian, or Lausitz in German).
Sorbian is also spoken in the small Wendish settlement of Serbin in Lee County, Texas, and until recently newspapers were published in Wendish there.
sorbian-languages.kiwiki.homeip.net   (310 words)

 User:Caesarion/List of languages most in need of a Wikipedia - Meta
While they have been a disgraced people over the centuries, their language is still poorly cultivated, even though many of them keep hold of it wherever they roam.
Tetum, the national language of East Timor, spoken as a first or second language by most of the population of East Timor, and in parts of West Timor, by close to a million people in total.
There are only a handful of national languages without a wikipedia, and Tetum has more speakers, and is used more in print and online, than most of the other languages.
meta.wikimedia.org /wiki/User:Caesarion/List_of_languages_most_in_need_of_a_Wikipedia   (628 words)

 Wiktionary:Multilingual coordination - Wiktionary
We are aware that many of the world's 6,500 languages are not well-represented on computers or the web, and we are committed to working with language speakers and computing organizations to support as many languages as possible (right to fork).
The URL of the wiktionary for a given language is xx.wiktionary.org, where xx is the 2-letter language code as per ISO 639.
For languages without an ISO 639 2-letter language code, the 3-letter language code is used, or if that also does not exist, a custom 3-letter language code is made.
en.wiktionary.org /wiki/Wiktionary:Multilingual_coordination   (672 words)

 ABBYY FineReader 7.0 Professional Edition - List of Supported Languages
A sino-tibetan language spoken in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.
A tupian language spoken in Paraguay and nearby regions in Brazil, Argentina and Bolivia.
An abkhazo-adyghian (caucasian) language spoken in Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, North Ossetia (Mozdok), Adyghea and nearby regions of Krasnodar and Stavropol regions.
www.abbyy.com /ocr_products.asp?param=28558   (2861 words)

 List of languages
For a more structured list, see Language families and languages or ISO 639.
This is a list of langauges spoken by human (see natural language).
See List of programming languages for list of programming languages.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/li/List_of_Languages.html   (55 words)

 ABBYY FineReader 7.0 Corporate Edition - List of Supported Languages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
A Manchu-Tungus language spoken in China, Russia (from the Yenisey to Sakhalin), and Mongolia.
An Abkhazo-Adyghian (Caucasian) language spoken in Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, North Ossetia (Mozdok), Adyghea and the nearby Krasnodar and Stavropol regions.
An Iroquoian language spoken in the north-east of the USA and the nearby regions of Canada (Ontario and Erie lakes).
www.abbyy.com /finereader7?param=28560   (2975 words)

 Sorbian languages - Indopedia, the Indological knowledgebase   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Sorbian and Lusatian languages are members of the West Slavic branch of languages spoken in eastern Germany.
There are two languages - Upper Sorbian (hornjoserbsce) spoken in Saxony and Lower Sorbian (dolnoserbski) spoken in Brandenburg.
Sorbian is also spoken in a small Wendish settlement in Lee County, Texas, and until recently newspapers were published in Wendish there.
www.indopedia.org /Wendish.html   (258 words)

 I18N::LangTags::List - tags and names for human languages
The two-letter ISO 639-1 language codes are well known (as ``en'' for English), as are their forms when qualified by a country code (``en-US'').
Language tags that I judge to be not for general use, are bracketed.
Presumably the Philippine language Waray-Waray (Samareño), not the smaller Philippine language Waray Sorsogon, nor the extinct Australian language Waray.
cpan.uwinnipeg.ca /htdocs/perl/List.pm.html   (1195 words)

 List of languages - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
This list deals with particular languages, and includes only natural languages spoken or signed by humans.
See List of languages by name: Y for more.
See List of languages by name: Z for about 50 more.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/List_of_languages   (943 words)

 LINGUIST List 2.154: Banned Languages
On the banning of "languages not the official language of some other country," which Kjetil R. Hauge cites as the rationale for the Turkish interdiction on the use of Kurdish (and, one presumes, on Armenian and so forth): This maneuver has been used elsewhere.
In response to the question about banned languages, Deaf children indeed do fit into a cultural groups whose language has been formally banned and yet now at several schools for deaf students, ASL (American Sign Language) is now being taught and used as language of instruction.
At that time, signed languages were not believed to be true languages, and Deaf students caught signing by teachers often had their knuckles wacked with a ruler.
www.ling.ed.ac.uk /linguist/issues/2/2-154.html   (1657 words)

 Wiktionary:List of languages - Wiktionary
This list is primarily a list of languages.
The entry at Index:All languages is being limited to languages for which an index has been begun, and will attempt to trace the progress of that indexing.
Translingual - Index - this is not a language list, but it includes a list of words that can be spoken in any and all languages.
en.wiktionary.org /wiki/Wiktionary:List_of_languages   (456 words)

 Slavic languages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
A minority of linguists, spurred by the idea of "geolinguistics", view the southern branch of the Slavic languages as possibly autochthonous to the Balkans.
Other communities (speakers of Sorbian or of Kashubian, for example) remain as minorities in the current system of nation-states.
Church Slavonic language, derived from Old Church Slavonic, but with significant replacement of the original vocabulary by forms from the Old Russian language and other regional forms.
www.educhy.com /index.php/Slavonic_languages   (1584 words)

The differences between these languages are huge; not only because of differences in style and taste of their creators, but also because every creator inevitably has his own ideas about what a North Slavic language would look like.
Vozgian is the easternmost of all North Slavic languages.
It left its mark in the phonological development of the language (an example of which is vowel harmony, resulting in front vowels like ö and ü), but also in its grammar: where the other Slavic languages have seven cases at most, Vozgian has thirteen of them as a result of the postfixation of prepositions.
www.geocities.com /wenedyk/vozgian   (590 words)

 A Diversity of Written as well as Spoken Languages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
It is a well-known fact that hundreds of languages are spoken around the world, but we in the digital publishing and document imaging industries often do not take pause to consider that written and published documents exist in all of these languages as well.
Crimean Tatar A turkic language spoken in Ukraine (Crimea).
Dungan A sino-tibetan language spoken in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.
www.planetdjvu.com /a_diversity_of_languages.htm   (2991 words)

 Sources for Dictionaries and Language Resources
Each language section opens with a description of where the language is spoken, the approximate number of speakers, the language family and a listing of other closely related languages.
All languages have introductory sections, a discussion of phonology, a section on morphology, one on syntax, another on vocabulary and a final discussion on dialects.
It is listed here as it covers some years not listed in Lewanski and thus provides a single source for identifying dictionaries.
www.library.uiuc.edu /spx/class/Dictionaries/dictbib.htm   (1085 words)

Languages I have studied and could recover but which are not actively available at the moment: Georgian, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Swahili
For those who are familiar with a given language and might be curious, I will identify some of the major dictionaries thus: Serbo-Croatian D (Benson).
But he's writing about language, and his only claim to your attention is the idea that he knows more about it than you do.
languages.blogspot.com   (1732 words)

 LINGUIST List 2.162: Banned Languages
There were similar sanctions, unsurprisingly, on the use of Japanese (which had been the language of education under Japanese occupation).
The use of Sorbian (spoken in parts of Saxonia) in schools was banned before the end of World War II, after that, the situation improved.
The language laws of Quebec severely restrict the use of English in education and the media, and require public transactions (e.g.
www.ling.ed.ac.uk /linguist/issues/2/2-162.html   (610 words)

 List of endangered languages
A list of endangered languages (with fewer than 1000 speakers or with very fast decline).
On the other hand, while there are 30,000 Ladin speakers left, almost all children still learn it as their mothertongue, thus Ladin is not endangered in the 21st century.
Sami languages, (Scandinavia), some having fewer than 100 speakers
www.publicliterature.org /en/wikipedia/l/li/list_of_endangered_languages.html   (110 words)

 languagehat.com: 167 LANGUAGES IN IRELAND.
The list of languages, ranging from Acholi - spoken in Uganda and Sudan - to Zulu, was based on research with translation firms, schools and the Office of the Refugee Applications Commissioner.
Anne Gallagher, director of the language centre at NUI Maynooth and president of the Irish Association for Applied Linguistics, said they expected a high number of languages but were surprised at the results.
A conference on the new languages of Ireland at NUI Maynooth yesterday heard that the lack of translation services was a serious issue for thousands of migrants based here.
www.languagehat.com /archives/002317.php   (1100 words)

 Languages :: Likasoft
This is biggest number of recognized languages for a language identification software to date.
Among the more than 400 supported languages only about 110 languages can be called popular.
In the given list all variants of the name are listed wherever possible.
www.polyglot3000.com /languages.shtml   (150 words)

 Endangered languages in Europe: indexes
Languages belonging to the groups (a) and (b) are listed indifferently in the indexes, while (c) diaspora dialects appear unnumbered and unmarked, except in the index by country if they constitute the sole representative of the language in the country.
The latest updates bring Piedmontese, Ligurian, Lombard, and Emilian into the group of potentially endangered languages and it may prove necessary to move at least some of them to the group of endangered languages.
Please keep in mind that for languages other than Finno-Ugrian I have had to rely on second-hand sources, and in a number of cases even they were difficult to obtain.
www.helsinki.fi /~tasalmin/europe_index.html   (581 words)

 Make KudoZ language list more in depth (T) (ProZ.com suggestions)
To working languages (drop down on profile editing) there may be added languages on special request of interested members, but only of such members, who indicate those languages as working language or at least as language of interest.
Armenian is the native language of Armenia, a landlocked country in Transcaucasia bordering Turkey and Iran.
If the case is the number of speakers then in the language list there are languages with the same number of speakers or less.
www.proz.com /post/61936   (2837 words)

 EveryTongue.com Language Recordings Main page
Here is the list of languages that you can hear now in Mp3 or Real Media files.
Here is the list of languages that you can hear if you order the cassette tape.
Here is a list of the languages that do not have a recording.
www.everytongue.com   (531 words)

 Index of languages by writing system
This is a list of the languages featured on Omniglot arranged by the writing systems with which they are written.
This is not an exhaustive list of all the languages written with each writing system.
For example, in Central Asia many languages were originally written with the Arabic alphabet, then switched to the Latin alphabet during the 1920s, then to the Cyrillic alphabet during the 1930s or 1940s.
www.omniglot.com /writing/languages.htm   (220 words)

 Amazon.com: Sorbian (Wendish)-English English-Sorbian (Wendish) Concise Dictionary (Concise Dictionaries): Books: ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The language, which resembles Czech and Polish in many ways, has many of its own special features - a quick browse of the pages turns up some of these.
For example, Sorbian has a special word for the Irish people and the Scottish people (using a common ending -ojo).
Whereas the majority of the Sorbian people can also speak German, an effort by a foreigner to use some of the local language would, without doubt, be enthusiastically received.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0781807808?v=glance   (542 words)

 yourDictionary.com.Comprehensive and Authoritative Language Portal
There are 6,800 known languages spoken in the 200 countries of the world.
New languages and dictionaries are constantly being added to yourDictionary.com; as a result, we have the widest and deepest set of dictionaries, grammars, and other language resources on the web.
If you cannot find the language resources you want on line, yourDictionary now offers 25,000 language resources on tape, video, CD ROM, and in traditional book form for children and adults in cooperation with WorldLanguage.
www.yourdictionary.com /languages.html   (231 words)

 List of languages - Simple English Wikipedia
Ethnologue lists about 6,800 main languages in its language name index (see the external link) and distinguishes about 41,000 alternate language names and dialects.
This list deals with particular languages, and includes only natural and constructed languages spoken by humans.
Interlingue, originally Occidental (constructed, based on European languages)
simple.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_languages   (174 words)

 Endangered Languages - UNESCO Red Book List
Languages were originally divided into five categories; a sixth, potentially endangered languages, was added later:
(iv) endangered languages with some children speakers at least in part of their range but decreasingly so;
(vi) not endangered languages with safe transmission of language to new generations.
www.geocities.com /prosvieta/list_min   (211 words)

 MLP - Ongoing Localization Projects
Below are listed the registered localization projects and the contact information for their teams.
All the listed contributors are volunteers, willing to make Mozilla available in their own language.
If your language is not listed, or you think the current registered people need further help (the rightmost columns show the last localized releases), you can learn how to localize Mozilla, contact the already registered contributors, and register yourself as contributor either through the newsgroup, or contacting the MLP Staff.
www.mozilla.org /projects/l10n/mlp_status.html   (314 words)

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