Re: Locale string for Norwegian - Bokmal and Nynorsk?

From: Keld Jørn Simonsen (
Date: Thu Aug 31 2000 - 12:09:44 EDT

On Thu, Aug 31, 2000 at 07:25:43AM -0800, Paul Deuter wrote:
> Does someone know the full locale string for Norwegian - Bokmal and
> Norwegian Nynorsk?
> In Windows the LCID is different for the two (0x414 and 0x814 respectively).
> However in
> Internet Explorer - the locale id is set to "no" for both of them.
> I was wondering if anyone knew that actual fully qualified string for these
> two. Is it
> "no-bokmal" and "no-nynorsk"?

"no" means both bokmål and nynorsk.
There are two new 639 codes for this, approved in feb 2000:
"nb" is Norwegian bokmål
"nn" is norwegian nynorsk

Kind regards

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