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MARC Code List for Languages

Part 2: Code Sequence

Discontinued codes are identified by a hyphen preceding the first letter in the code string.

code language
aar Afar
abk Abkhaz
ace Achinese
ach Acoli
ada Adangme
ady Adygei
afa Afroasiatic (Other)
afh Afrihili (Artificial language)
afr Afrikaans
ain Ainu
-ajm Aljamía
aka Akan
akk Akkadian
alb Albanian
ale Aleut
alg Algonquian (Other)
alt Altai
amh Amharic
ang English, Old (ca. 450-1100)
anp Angika
apa Apache languages
ara Arabic
arc Aramaic
arg Aragonese
arm Armenian
arn Mapuche
arp Arapaho
art Artificial (Other)
arw Arawak
asm Assamese
ast Bable
ath Athapascan (Other)
aus Australian languages
ava Avaric
ave Avestan
awa Awadhi
aym Aymara
aze Azerbaijani
bad Banda languages
bai Bamileke languages
bak Bashkir
bal Baluchi
bam Bambara
ban Balinese
baq Basque
bas Basa
bat Baltic (Other)
bej Beja
bel Belarusian
bem Bemba
ben Bengali
ber Berber (Other)
bho Bhojpuri
bih Bihari (Other)
bik Bikol
bin Edo
bis Bislama
bla Siksika
bnt Bantu (Other)
bos Bosnian
bra Braj
bre Breton
btk Batak
bua Buriat
bug Bugis
bul Bulgarian
bur Burmese
byn Bilin
cad Caddo
cai Central American Indian (Other)
-cam Khmer
car Carib
cat Catalan
cau Caucasian (Other)
ceb Cebuano
cel Celtic (Other)
cha Chamorro
chb Chibcha
che Chechen
chg Chagatai
chi Chinese
chk Chuukese
chm Mari
chn Chinook jargon
cho Choctaw
chp Chipewyan
chr Cherokee
chu Church Slavic
chv Chuvash
chy Cheyenne
cmc Chamic languages
cop Coptic
cor Cornish
cos Corsican
cpe Creoles and Pidgins, English-based (Other)
cpf Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other)
cpp Creoles and Pidgins, Portuguese-based (Other)
cre Cree
crh Crimean Tatar
crp Creoles and Pidgins (Other)
csb Kashubian
cus Cushitic (Other)
cze Czech
dak Dakota
dan Danish
dar Dargwa
day Dayak
del Delaware
den Slavey
dgr Dogrib
din Dinka
div Divehi
doi Dogri
dra Dravidian (Other)
dsb Lower Sorbian
dua Duala
dum Dutch, Middle (ca. 1050-1350)
dut Dutch
dyu Dyula
dzo Dzongkha
efi Efik
egy Egyptian
eka Ekajuk
elx Elamite
eng English
enm English, Middle (1100-1500)
epo Esperanto
-esk Eskimo languages
-esp Esperanto
est Estonian
-eth Ethiopic
ewe Ewe
ewo Ewondo
fan Fang
fao Faroese
-far Faroese
fat Fanti
fij Fijian
fil Filipino
fin Finnish
fiu Finno-Ugrian (Other)
fon Fon
fre French
-fri Frisian
frm French, Middle (ca. 1300-1600)
fro French, Old (ca. 842-1300)
frr North Frisian
frs East Frisian
fry Frisian
ful Fula
fur Friulian
gaa
-gae Scottish Gaelix
-gag Galician
-gal Oromo
gay Gayo
gba Gbaya
gem Germanic (Other)
geo Georgian
ger German
gez Ethiopic
gil Gilbertese
gla Scottish Gaelic
gle Irish
glg Galician
glv Manx
gmh German, Middle High (ca. 1050-1500)
goh German, Old High (ca. 750-1050)
gon Gondi
gor Gorontalo
got Gothic
grb Grebo
grc Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
gre Greek, Modern (1453-)
grn Guarani
gsw Swiss German
-gua Guarani
guj Gujarati
gwi Gwich'in
hai Haida
hat Haitian French Creole
hau Hausa
haw Hawaiian
heb Hebrew
her Herero
hil Hiligaynon
him Western Pahari languages
hin Hindi
hit Hittite
hmn Hmong
hmo Hiri Motu
hrv Croatian
hsb Upper Sorbian
hun Hungarian
hup Hupa
iba Iban
ibo Igbo
ice Icelandic
ido Ido
iii Sichuan Yi
ijo Ijo
iku Inuktitut
ile Interlingue
ilo Iloko
ina Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association)
inc Indic (Other)
ind Indonesian
ine Indo-European (Other)
inh Ingush
-int Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association)
ipk Inupiaq
ira Iranian (Other)
-iri Irish
iro Iroquoian (Other)
ita Italian
jav Javanese
jbo Lojban (Artificial language)
jpn Japanese
jpr Judeo-Persian
jrb Judeo-Arabic
kaa Kara-Kalpak
kab Kabyle
kac Kachin
kal Kalâtdlisut
kam Kamba
kan Kannada
kar Karen languages
kas Kashmiri
kau Kanuri
kaw Kawi
kaz Kazakh
kbd Kabardian
kha Khasi
khi Khoisan (Other)
khm Khmer
kho Khotanese
kik Kikuyu
kin Kinyarwanda
kir Kyrgyz
kmb Kimbundu
kok Konkani
kom Komi
kon Kongo
kor Korean
kos Kosraean
kpe Kpelle
krc Karachay-Balkar
krl Karelian
kro Kru (Other)
kru Kurukh
kua Kuanyama
kum Kumyk
kur Kurdish
-kus Kusaie
kut Kootenai
lad Ladino
lah Lahndā
lam Lamba (Zambia and Congo)
-lan Occitan (post 1500)
lao Lao
-lap Sami
lat Latin
lav Latvian
lez Lezgian
lim Limburgish
lin Lingala
lit Lithuanian
lol Mongo-Nkundu
loz Lozi
ltz Luxembourgish
lua Luba-Lulua
lub Luba-Katanga
lug Ganda
lui Luiseño
lun Lunda
luo Luo (Kenya and Tanzania)
lus Lushai
mac Macedonian
mad Madurese
mag Magahi
mah Marshallese
mai Maithili
mak Makasar
mal Malayalam
man Mandingo
mao Maori
map Austronesian (Other)
mar Marathi
mas Maasai
-max Manx
may Malay
mdf Moksha
mdr Mandar
men Mende
mga Irish, Middle (ca. 1100-1550)
mic Micmac
min Minangkabau
mis Miscellaneous languages
mkh Mon-Khmer (Other)
-mla Malagasy
mlg Malagasy
mlt Maltese
mnc Manchu
mni Manipuri
mno Manobo languages
moh Mohawk
-mol Moldavian
mon Mongolian
mos Mooré
mul Multiple languages
mun Munda (Other)
mus Creek
mwl Mirandese
mwr Marwari
myn Mayan languages
myv Erzya
nah Nahuatl
nai North American Indian (Other)
nap Neapolitan Italian
nau Nauru
nav Navajo
nbl Ndebele (South Africa)
nde Ndebele (Zimbabwe)
ndo Ndonga
nds Low German
nep Nepali
new Newari
nia Nias
nic Niger-Kordofanian (Other)
niu Niuean
nno Norwegian (Nynorsk)
nob Norwegian (Bokmål)
nog Nogai
non Old Norse
nor Norwegian
nqo N'Ko
nso Northern Sotho
nub Nubian languages
nwc Newari, Old
nya Nyanja
nym Nyamwezi
nyn Nyankole
nyo Nyoro
nzi Nzima
oci Occitan (post-1500)
oji Ojibwa
ori Oriya
orm Oromo
osa Osage
oss Ossetic
ota Turkish, Ottoman
oto Otomian languages
paa Papuan (Other)
pag Pangasinan
pal Pahlavi
pam Pampanga
pan Panjabi
pap Papiamento
pau Palauan
peo Old Persian (ca. 600-400 B.C.)
per Persian
phi Philippine (Other)
phn Phoenician
pli Pali
pol Polish
pon Pohnpeian
por Portuguese
pra Prakrit languages
pro Provençal (to 1500)
pus Pushto
que Quechua
raj Rajasthani
rap Rapanui
rar Rarotongan
roa Romance (Other)
roh Raeto-Romance
rom Romani
rum Romanian
run Rundi
rup Aromanian
rus Russian
sad Sandawe
sag Sango (Ubangi Creole)
sah Yakut
sai South American Indian (Other)
sal Salishan languages
sam Samaritan Aramaic
san Sanskrit
-sao Samoan
sas Sasak
sat Santali
-scc Serbian
scn Sicilian Italian
sco Scots
-scr Croatian
sel Selkup
sem Semitic (Other)
sga Irish, Old (to 1100)
sgn Sign languages
shn Shan
-sho Shona
sid Sidamo
sin Sinhalese
sio Siouan (Other)
sit Sino-Tibetan (Other)
sla Slavic (Other)
slo Slovak
slv Slovenian
sma Southern Sami
sme Northern Sami
smi Sami
smj Lule Sami
smn Inari Sami
smo Samoan
sms Skolt Sami
sna Shona
snd Sindhi
-snh Sinhalese
snk Soninke
sog Sogdian
som Somali
son Songhai
sot Sotho
spa Spanish
srd Sardinian
srn Sranan
srp Serbian
srr Serer
ssa Nilo-Saharan (Other)
-sso Sotho
ssw Swazi
suk Sukuma
sun Sundanese
sus Susu
sux Sumerian
swa Swahili
swe Swedish
-swz Swazi
syc Syriac
syr Syriac, Modern
-tag Tagalog
tah Tahitian
tai Tai (Other)
-taj Tajik
tam Tamil
-tar Tatar
tat Tatar
tel Telugu
tem Temne
ter Terena
tet Tetum
tgk Tajik
tgl Tagalog
tha Thai
tib Tibetan
tig Tigré
tir Tigrinya
tiv Tiv
tkl Tokelauan
tlh Klingon (Artificial language)
tli Tlingit
tmh Tamashek
tog Tonga (Nyasa)
ton Tongan
tpi Tok Pisin
-tru Truk
tsi Tsimshian
tsn Tswana
tso Tsonga
-tsw Tswana
tuk Turkmen
tum Tumbuka
tup Tupi languages
tur Turkish
tut Altaic (Other)
tvl Tuvaluan
twi Twi
tyv Tuvinian
udm Udmurt
uga Ugaritic
uig Uighur
ukr Ukrainian
umb Umbundu
und Undetermined
urd Urdu
uzb Uzbek
vai Vai
ven Venda
vie Vietnamese
vol Volapük
vot Votic
wak Wakashan languages
wal Wolayta
war Waray
was Washoe
wel Welsh
wen Sorbian (Other)
wln Walloon
wol Wolof
xal Oirat
xho Xhosa
yao Yao (Africa)
yap Yapese
yid Yiddish
yor Yoruba
ypk Yupik languages
zap Zapotec
zbl Blissymbolics
zen Zenaga
zha Zhuang
znd Zande languages
zul Zulu
zun Zuni
zxx No linguistic content
zza Zaza

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