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The table below shows how to write the native name of many major languages in the world.
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|-
 
|-
 
|acr ||Achí
 
|acr ||Achí
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|-
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|ady ||адыгaбзэ
 
|-
 
|-
 
|am ||አማርኛ
 
|am ||አማርኛ
 
|-
 
|-
|ang ||Englisc || dead
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|ang ||Englisc ||dead
 
|-
 
|-
 
|ar ||العربية
 
|ar ||العربية
 
|-
 
|-
 
|as ||অসমীয়া
 
|as ||অসমীয়া
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|-
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|ast ||Llingua Llïonesa
 
|-
 
|-
 
|awc ||Cicipu
 
|awc ||Cicipu
 
|-
 
|-
 
|ay ||Aymar aru
 
|ay ||Aymar aru
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|-
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|az ||Azərbaycan / Азәрбајҹан / آذربایجان
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|-
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|az-Arab ||آذربایجان
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|-
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|az-Cyrl ||Азәрбајҹан
 
|-
 
|-
 
|az-Latn ||Azərbaycan
 
|az-Latn ||Azərbaycan
 
|-
 
|-
|az-Arab ||Азәрбајҹан
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|azb ||Azərbaycan / Азәрбајҹан / آذربایجان
 
|-
 
|-
|az-Cyrl ||آذربایجان
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|azb-Arab ||آذربایجان
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|-
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|azb-Cyrl ||Азәрбајҹан
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|-
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|azb-Latn ||Azərbaycan
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|-
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|azj ||Azərbaycan / Азәрбајҹан / آذربایجان
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|-
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|azj-Arab ||آذربایجان
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|-
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|azj-Cyrl ||Азәрбајҹан
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|-
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|azj-Latn ||Azərbaycan
 
|-
 
|-
 
|ba ||Башҡорт
 
|ba ||Башҡорт
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|-
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|bar ||Bairisch
 
|-
 
|-
 
|be ||Беларуская
 
|be ||Беларуская
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|-
 
|-
 
|ch ||Chamoru
 
|ch ||Chamoru
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|-
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|chr ||ᏣᎳᎩ ᎦᏬᏂᎯᏍᏗ
 
|-
 
|-
 
|co ||Corsu
 
|co ||Corsu
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|-
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|cop ||Ⲙⲉⲧⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ ||dead; This is liturgical, but our texts are more like critical eds.
 
|-
 
|-
 
|cs ||Čeština
 
|cs ||Čeština
 
|-
 
|-
|cu ||Словѣ́ньскъ ѩꙁꙑ́къ || dead; This is liturgical, but probably illegible to most.
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|ctu ||Ch'ol
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|-
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|cu ||Словѣ́ньскъ ѩꙁꙑ́къ ||dead; This is liturgical, but probably illegible to most.
 
|-
 
|-
 
|cv ||Чăвашла
 
|cv ||Чăвашла
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|-
 
|-
 
|el ||Ελληνικά
 
|el ||Ελληνικά
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|-
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|en-GB ||English (UK)
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|-
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|en-US ||English (US)
 
|-
 
|-
 
|es ||Español
 
|es ||Español
 
|-
 
|-
|et ||Eesti
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|et ||Eesti Keel
 
|-
 
|-
 
|eu ||Euskara
 
|eu ||Euskara
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|gd ||A' Ghàidhlig
 
|gd ||A' Ghàidhlig
 
|-
 
|-
|gez   ||ግዕዝ || Liturgical, and this is also Amharic for Ge'ez.
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|gez ||ግዕዝ ||Liturgical, and this is also Amharic for Ge'ez.
 
|-
 
|-
 
|gl ||Galego
 
|gl ||Galego
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|gn ||ગુજરાતી
 
|gn ||ગુજરાતી
 
|-
 
|-
|got   ||𐌲𐌿𐍄𐌹𐍃𐌺𐌰 || dead
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|got ||𐌲𐌿𐍄𐌹𐍃𐌺𐌰 ||dead
 
|-
 
|-
|grc ||Ἑλληνική || dead
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|grc ||Ἑλληνική ||dead
 
|-
 
|-
 
|gv ||Gaelg
 
|gv ||Gaelg
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|haw ||ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi
 
|haw ||ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi
 
|-
 
|-
|hbo   ||עברית מקראית || dead; This is an anachronistic name.
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|hbo ||עברית מקראית ||dead; This is an anachronistic name.
 
|-
 
|-
 
|he ||עברית
 
|he ||עברית
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|ko ||한국말
 
|ko ||한국말
 
|-
 
|-
|ko-KP ||조선말
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|ko-KP ||조선말
 
|-
 
|-
|ks-Deva ||कॉशुर
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|ks ||कॉशुर / کٲشُر
 
|-
 
|-
|ks-Arab ||کٲشُر
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|ks-Arab ||کٲشُر
 
|-
 
|-
|ku-Latn ||Kurdî
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|ks-Deva ||कॉशुर
 
|-
 
|-
|ku-Arab ||كوردی
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|ku ||Kurdî / كوردی / К'ӧрди
 
|-
 
|-
|ku-Cyrl ||К'ӧрди
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|ku-Arab ||كوردی
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|-
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|ku-Cyrl ||К'ӧрди
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|-
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|ku-Latn ||Kurdî
 
|-
 
|-
 
|kv ||Коми
 
|kv ||Коми
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|ky ||Кыргызча
 
|ky ||Кыргызча
 
|-
 
|-
|la ||lingua latina || dead
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|la ||lingua latina ||dead
 
|-
 
|-
 
|lac ||Hach T'ən
 
|lac ||Hach T'ən
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|-
 
|-
 
|mt ||Malti
 
|mt ||Malti
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|-
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|my ||မြန်မာစ
 
|-
 
|-
 
|na ||Dorerin Naoero
 
|na ||Dorerin Naoero
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|os ||Иронау
 
|os ||Иронау
 
|-
 
|-
|pa-Guru ||ਪੰਜਾਬੀ
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|pa ||ਪੰਜਾਬੀ / پنجابی / पंजाबी
 
|-
 
|-
|pa-Arab ||پنجابی
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|pa-Arab ||پنجابی
 
|-
 
|-
|pa-Deva ||पंजाबी
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|pa-Deva ||पंजाबी
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|-
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|pa-Guru ||ਪੰਜਾਬੀ
 
|-
 
|-
 
|pi ||पािऴ
 
|pi ||पािऴ
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|-
 
|-
 
|pot ||Neshnabémwen
 
|pot ||Neshnabémwen
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|-
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|prs ||دری
 
|-
 
|-
 
|ps ||پښتو
 
|ps ||پښتو
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|pt ||Português
 
|pt ||Português
 
|-
 
|-
|rm ||rumantsch
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|pt-BR ||Português Brasileiro
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|-
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|quc ||Qatzijob'al
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|-
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|rm ||Rumantsch
 
|-
 
|-
 
|rn ||Kirundi
 
|rn ||Kirundi
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|-
 
|-
 
|ru ||Русский
 
|ru ||Русский
|-
 
|rup ||Macedo Romanian
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
|sa ||संस्कृतम्
 
|sa ||संस्कृतम्
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|sq ||Shqip
 
|sq ||Shqip
 
|-
 
|-
|sr-Cyrl ||Српски || primary
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|sr ||Српски / Srpski
 
|-
 
|-
|sr-Latn ||Srpski
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|sr-Cyrl ||Српски
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|-
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|sr-Latn ||Srpski
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|-
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|srn ||Sranan Tongo
 
|-
 
|-
 
|ss ||SiSwati
 
|ss ||SiSwati
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|-
 
|-
 
|ta ||தமிழ்
 
|ta ||தமிழ்
|-
 
|tcf ||Malinaltepec Tlapanec
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
|te ||తెలుగు
 
|te ||తెలుగు
 
|-
 
|-
|tg-Cyrl ||Тоҷикӣ || primary
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|tg ||Тоҷикӣ / Tojikī / تاجیکی‎
 
|-
 
|-
|tg-Latn ||tojikī
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|tg-Arab ||تاجیکی‎
 
|-
 
|-
|tg-Arab ||تاجیکی‎
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|tg-Cyrl ||Тоҷикӣ
 
|-
 
|-
|th ||ไทย
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|tg-Latn ||Tojikī
 
|-
 
|-
|tk ||Türkmen
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|th ||ภาษาไทย
 
|-
 
|-
|tlh ||tlhIngan Hol
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|tk ||Türkmençe / Түркменче / تورکمنچه
 
|-
 
|-
|tn ||Setswana
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|tk-Arab ||تورکمنچه
 
|-
 
|-
|tpc ||Azoyú Tlapanec
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|tk-Cyrl ||Түркменче
 
|-
 
|-
|tpl ||Tlacoapa Tlapanec
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|tk-Latn ||Türkmençe
 
|-
 
|-
|tpx ||Acatepec Tlapanec
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|tl ||Wikang Tagalog
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|-
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|tl-Tglg ||ᜆᜄᜎᜓᜄ
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|-
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|tlh ||tlhIngan Hol
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|-
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|tn ||Setswana
 
|-
 
|-
 
|tr ||Türkçe
 
|tr ||Türkçe
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|ts ||Xitsonga
 
|ts ||Xitsonga
 
|-
 
|-
|tt-Latn ||Tatarça
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|tt ||Tatarça / Татарча
 
|-
 
|-
|tt-Cyrl ||Татарча
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|tt-Cyrl ||Татарча
 
|-
 
|-
|ty ||Reo Mā`ohi
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|tt-Latn ||Tatarça
 
|-
 
|-
|tzh ||Oxchuc Tzeltal
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|ty ||Reo Mā'ohi
 
|-
 
|-
|tzj ||Eastern Tzutujil
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|tzo ||Bats'i k'op
 
|-
 
|-
|tzo ||Venustiano Carranza Tzotzil
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|ug ||Uyghurche‎ / ئۇيغۇرچە / Уйғурчә
 
|-
 
|-
|ug-Latn ||Uyghurche‎
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|ug-Arab ||ئۇيغۇرچە
 
|-
 
|-
|ug-Arab ||ئۇيغۇرچە
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|ug-Cyrl ||Уйғурчә
 
|-
 
|-
|ug-Cyrl ||Уйғурчә
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|ug-Latn ||Uyghurche‎
 
|-
 
|-
 
|uk ||Українська
 
|uk ||Українська
 
|-
 
|-
|ur ||اردو
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|ur ||اردو / उर्दू
 
|-
 
|-
|uz ||O'zbek
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|ur-Arab ||اردو
 
|-
 
|-
|vi ||Tiếng Việt
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|ur-Deva ||उर्दू
 
|-
 
|-
|vwa ||Awa
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|uz ||O'zbek / Ўзбек
 
|-
 
|-
|wal ||Walamo
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|uz-Cyrl ||Ўзбек
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|-
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|uz-Latn ||O'zbek
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|-
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|vi ||Tiếng Việt
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|-
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|wal ||ወላይትኛ
 
|-
 
|-
 
|xh ||isiXhosa
 
|xh ||isiXhosa
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|yi ||ייִדיש
 
|yi ||ייִדיש
 
|-
 
|-
|ykm ||Yakamul
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|yo ||èdèe Yorùbá
 
|-
 
|-
|yua ||Yucatán Maya
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|za ||Vahcuengh
|-
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|za ||Saw cuengh
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|-
 
|-
 
|zh ||中文
 
|zh ||中文
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|-
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|zh-Hans ||简体中文
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|-
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|zh-Hant ||繁体中文
 
|-
 
|-
 
|zu ||isiZulu
 
|zu ||isiZulu
 
|}
 
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== Some sites worth monitoring for native name identification ==
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* [http://www.sil.org/iso639-3/ ISO 639 Code Tables] (SIL) – A combined view of the language code tables of ISO 639 parts 1, 2, and 3.
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_indigenous_language_names List of indigenous language names (Wikipedia)]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ISO_639-1_codes List of ISO 639-1 codes (Wikipedia)]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ISO_639-2_codes List of ISO 639-2 codes (Wikipedia)]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639-1_language_matrix ISO 639-1 language matrix (Wikipedia)]
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* [http://www.omniglot.com/language/names.htm Language names in their own scripts (Omniglot)]
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* ISO 639-3 codes: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:a a][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:b b][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:c c][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:d d][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:e e][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:f f][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:g g][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:h h][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:i i][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:j j][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:k k][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:l l][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:m m][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:n n][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:o o][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:p p][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:q q][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:r r][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:s s][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:t t][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:u u][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:v v][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:w w][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:x x][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:y y][http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_639:z z] on Wikipedia
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Latest revision as of 10:54, 13 January 2016

The table below shows how to write the native name of many major languages in the world.

This list is not complete!
Code Native name Comment
aa Qafár af
ab Аҧсуа
acr Achí
ady адыгaбзэ
am አማርኛ
ang Englisc dead
ar العربية
as অসমীয়া
ast Llingua Llïonesa
awc Cicipu
ay Aymar aru
az Azərbaycan / Азәрбајҹан / آذربایجان
az-Arab آذربایجان
az-Cyrl Азәрбајҹан
az-Latn Azərbaycan
azb Azərbaycan / Азәрбајҹан / آذربایجان
azb-Arab آذربایجان
azb-Cyrl Азәрбајҹан
azb-Latn Azərbaycan
azj Azərbaycan / Азәрбајҹан / آذربایجان
azj-Arab آذربایجان
azj-Cyrl Азәрбајҹан
azj-Latn Azərbaycan
ba Башҡорт
bar Bairisch
be Беларуская
bg Български
bh भोजपुरी
bn বাংলা
bo བོད་སྐད་
br Brezhoneg
bs Bosanski
ca Català
ce Нохчийн
ceb Sinugboanon
ch Chamoru
chr ᏣᎳᎩ ᎦᏬᏂᎯᏍᏗ
co Corsu
cop Ⲙⲉⲧⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ dead; This is liturgical, but our texts are more like critical eds.
cs Čeština
ctu Ch'ol
cu Словѣ́ньскъ ѩꙁꙑ́къ dead; This is liturgical, but probably illegible to most.
cv Чăвашла
cy Cymraeg
da Dansk
de Deutsch
dz རྫོང་ཁ
el Ελληνικά
en-GB English (UK)
en-US English (US)
es Español
et Eesti Keel
eu Euskara
fa فارسی
fi Suomi
fj Na vosa vaka-Viti
fo Føroyskt
fr Français
fy Frysk
ga Gaeilge
gd A' Ghàidhlig
gez ግዕዝ Liturgical, and this is also Amharic for Ge'ez.
gl Galego
gn ગુજરાતી
got 𐌲𐌿𐍄𐌹𐍃𐌺𐌰 dead
grc Ἑλληνική dead
gv Gaelg
haw ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi
hbo עברית מקראית dead; This is an anachronistic name.
he עברית
hi हिन्दी
hif फ़िजि हिन्दी
hr Hrvatski
ht Kreyòl ayisyen
hu Magyar
hus Tenek
hy Հայերեն
hz Otjiherero
id Bahasa Indonesia
ik Iñupiak
is Íslenska
it Italiano
iu ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ
ja 日本語
ka ქართული
kek Q'eqchi'
ki Gĩkũyũ
kj Oshikwanyama
kk Қазақша
km ភាសាខ្មែរ
kn ಕನ್ನಡ
ko 한국말
ko-KP 조선말
ks कॉशुर / کٲشُر
ks-Arab کٲشُر
ks-Deva कॉशुर
ku Kurdî / كوردی / К'ӧрди
ku-Arab كوردی
ku-Cyrl К'ӧрди
ku-Latn Kurdî
kv Коми
kw Kernewek
ky Кыргызча
la lingua latina dead
lac Hach T'ən
lb Lëtzebuergesch
ln Lingála
lo ພາສາລາວ
lt Lietuvių
lv Latviešu
mh Kajin M̧ajeļ
mi Māori
mk Македонски
ml മലയാളം
mn Монгол
mr मराठी
ms Bahasa Melayu
mt Malti
my မြန်မာစ
na Dorerin Naoero
nb Bokmål
nd Sindebele
nds Plattdüütsch
ne नेपाली
ng Owambo
nl Nederlands
nn Nynorsk
no Norsk
nr Nrebele
nv Diné bizaad
ny Chicheŵa
or ଓଡ଼ିଆ
os Иронау
pa ਪੰਜਾਬੀ / پنجابی / पंजाबी
pa-Arab پنجابی
pa-Deva पंजाबी
pa-Guru ਪੰਜਾਬੀ
pi पािऴ
pl Polszczyzna
pot Neshnabémwen
prs دری
ps پښتو
pt Português
pt-BR Português Brasileiro
quc Qatzijob'al
rm Rumantsch
rn Kirundi
ro Română
ru Русский
sa संस्कृतम्
sae Sabanês
sc Sardu
sd سنڌي
se Sámegiella
sg Sängö
si සිංහල
sk Slovenčina
sl Slovenščina
sm Gagana Samoa
sn chiShona
so Soomaaliga
sq Shqip
sr Српски / Srpski
sr-Cyrl Српски
sr-Latn Srpski
srn Sranan Tongo
ss SiSwati
st Sesotho
su Basa Sunda
sv Svenska
sw Kiswahili
swb Comorian
syr ܠܫܢܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ
ta தமிழ்
te తెలుగు
tg Тоҷикӣ / Tojikī / تاجیکی‎
tg-Arab تاجیکی‎
tg-Cyrl Тоҷикӣ
tg-Latn Tojikī
th ภาษาไทย
tk Türkmençe / Түркменче / تورکمنچه
tk-Arab تورکمنچه
tk-Cyrl Түркменче
tk-Latn Türkmençe
tl Wikang Tagalog
tl-Tglg ᜆᜄᜎᜓᜄ
tlh tlhIngan Hol
tn Setswana
tr Türkçe
ts Xitsonga
tt Tatarça / Татарча
tt-Cyrl Татарча
tt-Latn Tatarça
ty Reo Mā'ohi
tzo Bats'i k'op
ug Uyghurche‎ / ئۇيغۇرچە / Уйғурчә
ug-Arab ئۇيغۇرچە
ug-Cyrl Уйғурчә
ug-Latn Uyghurche‎
uk Українська
ur اردو / उर्दू
ur-Arab اردو
ur-Deva उर्दू
uz O'zbek / Ўзбек
uz-Cyrl Ўзбек
uz-Latn O'zbek
vi Tiếng Việt
wal ወላይትኛ
xh isiXhosa
yi ייִדיש
yo èdèe Yorùbá
za Vahcuengh
zh 中文
zh-Hans 简体中文
zh-Hant 繁体中文
zu isiZulu

Some sites worth monitoring for native name identification