NamesList.txt as data source

Janusz S. Bień jsbien at
Tue Mar 29 10:19:04 CDT 2016

On Tue, Mar 29 2016 at 10:40 CEST, andrewcwest at writes:
> On 29 March 2016 at 06:15, Asmus Freytag (c) <asmusf at> wrote:
>> What is the copyright status of the
>> document?


> All documents submitted to WG2 and to L2 by individuals are copyright
> of the author(s) of the document.  Documents do not need to carry a
> copyright notice to have copyright, and submitting the documents to
> Unicode Consortium and/or ISO does not affect the copyright status of
> documents.

Do you happen to know an analogical link for the ISO submissions? I was
unable to find one quickly.

>> which gives the Consortium the rights to distribute submissions for any purpose.
> A non-exclusive right.
>> Can it be redistributed and replicated on other sites?
> Ask the individual authors of the particular documents you want to
> redistribute.


>> Can it be quoted literally in a Wikipedia entry?
> Within the normal Wikipedia rules for quoting copyrighted material.


Best regards


Prof. dr hab. Janusz S. Bien -  Uniwersytet Warszawski (Katedra Lingwistyki Formalnej)
Prof. Janusz S. Bien - University of Warsaw (Formal Linguistics Department)
jsbien at, jsbien at,

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