The first ballot on this item has been completed. The original ballot form
is included below.
The ballot passed unanimously on all points. However, a comments was
submitted relating to the French name, and I invite members to discuss this
briefly before the final result is published. A new ballot will NOT be
circulated unless we get comments.
The inclusion of the identifier "nog" has been approved.
The following comment was submitted:
" Add also the variant "Nogay". This variant is used in "Les langues du
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ISO 639 Ballot -- New item: Nogai
Please vote by Friday 2003-01-24.
Please see additional information below the ballot form.
Submitted by (your name, please):
(A) -- Inclusion:
___ I am in favour of including the individual language "Nogai" in 639-2
___ I am opposed to including the individual language "Nogai" in 639-2
(B) -- Identifier:
(Please vote even if you are opposed to the inclusion of the item)
___ I accept the alpha-3 identifier "nog" for Nogai (if to be included)
___ I do not accept the identifier "nog" -- Comment:
(C) -- Language names:
___ I accept the English name "Nogai" (if to be included)
___ I do not accept the English name "Nogai" -- Comment:
___ I accept the French name "nogaļ" (if to be included)
___ I do not accept the French name "nogaļ" -- Comment:
___ I accept the indigenous name "nogaj tili" (if to be included)
___ I do not accept the indigenous name "nogaj tili" -- Comment:
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Background and additional information:
This is based on a proposal submitted on 2002-10-11 and circulated to the
JAC for comments on 2002-10-30. Feedback has been received from Michael
The source of the French name is http://www.eurominority.org/.
The source of the indigenous name is http://www.evertype.com/alphabets/