[Tagging] How to tag disputed names in the same language?

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Sun Apr 22 07:36:30 BST 2012


On Apr 21, 2012 2:29 PM, "Eugene Alvin Villar" <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> On Sat, Apr 21, 2012 at 7:30 AM, Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:
> >
> > On Apr 20, 2012 9:04 AM, "Alan Mintz" <Alan_Mintz+OSM at earthlink.net>
wrote:
> >
> >> I would go with name:en-PH=* or name:en:PH=* to mimic the standard IETF
> >> language tag format.
> >
> > en-PH feels more correct, since it's specifying dialect in a standard
> > format.
>
> This seems workable. But I don't think that these differing names that
> are proper nouns can be considered as a difference in dialect.

Well, dialect in the sense that the two countries call the same thing by
two differing names in the same language.
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