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Add Shawiya (shy-latn) to Names.php

First export from translatewiki.net with https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/431326/

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Raymond created this task.May 7 2018, 2:22 PM
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MarcoAurelio added a comment.EditedMay 7 2018, 3:51 PM

I'm unsure which language choose as fallback. I'm thinking on french due to the colonial past of Algeria, where I think most people still understand/use the language and Shawiya being in Latin script. Arabic is out of the question for me as this is a latin script language. I'd appreciate some guidance here @Amire80 - thanks.

I've also seen https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kabyle_language as candidate, but I'm not sure here.

Change 431602 had a related patch set uploaded (by MarcoAurelio; owner: MarcoAurelio):
[mediawiki/core@master] (WIP/DNM) Add support for Tachawit (latin script) (shy-latn)

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/431602

Hi again @Amire80: @Raymond and myself are not sure which is the "official" name for Shawiya. ISO639-3 names it "Tachawit", Wikipedia mentions 2 other similar names so we doubt which one to choose. Also, insisting on my question above at T194047#4187192, I am not sure which fallback language, if any, should we use. I propose French, but I'm not sure either. Thanks for your help.

MarcoAurelio triaged this task as Normal priority.May 15 2018, 1:42 PM

Change 431602 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/core@master] Add support for Tachawit (Latin script) (shy-latn)

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/431602

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