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Add monolingual language code el-cy
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el-cy
Cypriot Greek

In use by the Greek Cypriots in Cyprus
Q245899

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Xaris333 created this task.Jul 3 2018, 3:00 AM
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Mahir256 renamed this task from Add monolingual language code INSERT_CODE_HERE to Add monolingual language code el-cy.Jul 3 2018, 3:55 AM

@GerardM what's your consideration on this request?

Hoi,
When I want to be pedantic (but factually correct) the code should be
el-CY. The standard for ISO-3166 has the codes in upper case. When there is
a need to distinguish Greek from Cyprus, yes, el-CY would be fine.
Thanks,

GerardM

Change 505473 had a related patch set uploaded (by Mbch331; owner: Mbch331):
[mediawiki/extensions/Wikibase@master] Add monolingual languages abq (T155367), syc (T164580), el-CY (T198674)

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/505473

Change 505473 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/Wikibase@master] Add monolingual languages abq (T155367), syc (T164580), el-cy (T198674)

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/505473