ISO 639-1 language codes represent names of the major world languages. They are language identifiers that were developed for the needs of terminology, linguistics, translation and documentation, as well as lexicography and information.
 

The codes are assigned by the Infoterm (the International Information Centre for Terminology), based in Vienna, Austria.

Country code
(according to ISO 639-1)
Name of the language in EnglishCountries and territories where the language is used
AAAfarThe Republic of Djibouti, Eritrea, the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
ABAbkhazAbkhazia (Georgia)
AEAvestanThe Islamic Republic of Iran
AFAfrikaansThe Republic of South Africa, the Republic of Namibia
AKAkanThe Republic of Ghana, the eastern part of the Ivory Coast
AMAmharicThe Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
ANAragoneseAragon (the Kingdom of Spain)
ARArabicThe People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, the United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Republic of Yemen, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Qatar, Kuwait, Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, the Kingdom of Morocco, the Sultanate of Oman, the Western Sahara, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Republic of the Sudan, the Republic of Tunisia
ASAssameseAssam (the Republic of India)
AVAvaricNorth-western part of Azerbaijan (the Republic of Azerbaijan), the Republic of Dagestan (the Russian Federation)
AYAymaraThe Aymara Indian tribal language – western part of the Republic of Bolivia, northern part of the Republic of Chile, southern part of the Republic of Peru
AZAzerbaijaniThe Republic of Azerbaijan, north-western part of the Islamic Republic of Iran
BABashkirThe Republic of Bashkortostan (the Russian Federation)
BEBelarusianThe Republic of Belarus
BGBulgarianThe Republic of Bulgaria
BHBihariBihar (the Republic of India)
BIBislamaThe Republic of Vanuatu
BMBambaraBurkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, the Republic of Senegal
BNBengaliAssam and West Bengal (the Republic of India), People’s Republic of Bangladesh
BOTibetanTibet (the People’s Republic of China)
BRBretoņBrittany (the Republic of France)
BSBosnianThe Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Montenegro, the Republic of Serbia
CACatalanThe Principality of Andorra, Catalonia (the Kingdom of Spain)
CEChechenThe Chechen Republic (the Russian Federation)
CHChamorroThe United States territory of Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands
COCorsicanCorsica (the Republic of France), north Sardinia (the Republic of Italy)
CRCreeCanadian Aboriginal language
CSCzechThe Czech Republic
CUOld Church SlavonicThe first literary Slavic language (the text of the Bible and other ancient writings)
CVChuvashThe Chuvash Republic and its neighbouring countries (the Russian Federation)
CYWelshWales (the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
DADanishThe Kingdom of Denmark
DEGermanThe Republic of Austria, the Kingdom of Belgium, the Principality of Liechtenstein, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Swiss Confederation, the Federal Republic of Germany
DVMaldivianThe Republic of Maldives
DZDzongkhaThe Kingdom of Bhutan
EEEweThe Republic of Benin, the Republic of Ghana, the Republic of Togo
ELGreekThe Hellenic Republic (Greece), the Republic of Cyprus
ENEnglishThe United States of America, the Commonwealth of Australia, the Republic of South Africa, Canada, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, etc.
EOEsperantoAn artificial international language of communication
ESSpanishThe Kingdom of Spain, several South American countries
ETEstonianThe Republic of Estonia
EUBasqueSouth-western part of the Republic of France, central part of the Kingdom of Spain
FAPersianThe Islamic State of Afghanistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Tajikistan
FFFulaThe Republic of Gambia, the Republic of Guinea, the Republic of Cameroon, the Republic of Senegal, the Republic of Sudan
FIFinnishThe Republic of Finland
FJFijianThe Republic of Fiji
FOFaroeseFaroe Islands (the Kingdom of Denmark)
FRFrenchThe Kingdom of Belgium, the Republic of France, Canada, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, several countries in Africa
FYWestern FrisianNorthern part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
GAIrishIreland, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
GDGaelicScotland (the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
GLGalicianGalicia (the Kingdom of Spain), the Portuguese Republic
GNGuaraníThe Republic of Paraguay
GUGujaratiGujarati and other union territories of India (the Republic of India)
GVManxIsle of Man (the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
HAHausaThe Republic of Niger, northern part of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
HEHebrewIsrael
HIHindiCentral and northern parts of the Republic of India
HOHiri MotuThe Independent State of Papua New Guinea
HRCroatianThe Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia, the Republic of Montenegro
HTHaitianThe Republic of Haiti
HUHungarianThe Republic of Hungary
HYArmenianThe Republic of Armenia
HZHereroThe Republic of Botswana, the Republic of Namibia
IAInterlinguaInternational auxiliary language developed between 1937 and 1951 by the International Auxiliary Language Association
INIndonesianThe Republic of Indonesia
IEInterlingueArtificial language created by Edgar de Wahl in 1922
IGIgboThe Federal Republic of Nigeria
IISichuaneseSichuan (the People’s Republic of China)
IKInupiaqNorthern and north-western parts of Alaska (the United States of America)
IOIdoArtificial language created in 1907
ISIcelandicThe Republic of Iceland
ITItalianThe Republic of Italy, the Republic of San Marino, Swiss Confederation, the Vatican City State
IUInuktitutNorth Canada
JAJapaneseJapan
JVJavaneseIsland of Java (the Republic of Indonesia)
KAGeorgianGeorgia
KGKongoThe Republic of Angola, the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Republic of Congo
KIKikuyuThe Republic of Kenya
KJKwanyamaThe Republic of Angola, the Republic of Namibia
KKKazakhThe Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, the Russian Federation, Ukraine, the Republic of Uzbekistan
KLGreenlandicGreenland (the Kingdom of Denmark)
KMKhmerThe Kingdom of Cambodia, the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
KNKannadaKarnataka (the Republic of India)
KOKoreanThe Republic of Korea, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
KRKanuriThe Republic of Chad, the Republic of Cameroon, the Republic of Niger, the Federal Republic of Nigeria
KSKashmiriJammu and Kashmir (the Republic of India), the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
KUKurdishNorthern part of the Republic of Iraq, north-western part of the Islamic Republic of Iran, south-eastern part of the Republic of Turkey
KVKomiThe Komi Republic (Russian Federation)
KWCornishCornwall (the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
KYKyrgyzThe Republic of Kyrgyzstan
LALatinThe Vatican City State, the official language of the Roman Catholic Church. Latin is currently used in biology, medicine and other fields as an internationally recognised scientific terminology language
LBLuxembourgishThe Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
LGGandaSoutheast Uganda (the Republic of Uganda)
LILimburgishThe Kingdom of Belgium, the Dutch border (the Kingdom of the Netherlands), the Federal Republic of Germany
LNLingalaThe Democratic Republic of Congo, the Republic of Congo
LOLaoLao People’s Democratic Republic, the Kingdom of Thailand
LTLithuanianThe Republic of Lithuania
LULuba-KatangaThe Democratic Republic of Congo
LVLatvianThe Republic of Latvia
MGMalagasyThe Republic of Madagascar
MHMarshalleseThe Republic of Marshall Islands, the Republic of Nauru
MIMāoriNew Zealand
MKMacedonianThe Republic of Macedonia
MLMalayalamKerala (the Republic of India)
MNMongolianMongolia
MOMoldavianThe Republic of Moldova
MRMarathiMaharashtra (the Republic of India)
MSMalayEast Timor, Brunei Darussalam, the Republic of Indonesia, the Federation of Malaysia, the Republic of Singapore
MTMalteseThe Republic of Malta
MYBurmeseThe Union of Myanmar
NANauruThe Republic of Nauru
NBNorwegian BokmålOne of the two written forms of the Norwegian language in the Kingdom of Norway. It is based on Danish vocabulary and grammar, and Norwegian phonetics.
NDNorth NdebeleThe Republic of Zimbabwe
NENepaliThe Kingdom of Bhutan, the Republic of India, the Union of Myanmar, the Kingdom of Nepal
NGNdongaSouth Angola (the Republic of Angola), the Republic of Namibia
NLDutchThe Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of the Netherlands
NNNorwegian NynorskOne of the two written forms of the Norwegian language in the Kingdom of Norway developed in the 1850s by the linguist Ivar Aasen by synthesising the Norwegian dialects.
NONorwegianThe Kingdom of Norway
NRSouth NdebeleThe Republic of South Africa
NVNavajoLanguage of the Navajo Indian tribe (the United States of America)
NYChichewaThe Republic of Malawi, central and southern parts of the African continent
OCOccitanSouthern part of the Republic of France
OJOjibweThe United States of America, Canada
OMOromoThe Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, the Republic of Kenya
OROriyaOrissa (the Republic of India)
OSOssetianGeorgia, the Russian Federation
PAPanjabiThe Republic of India, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
PIPāliLiterary and liturgical language of the Republic of India
PLPolishThe Republic of Poland
PSPashtoThe Islamic State of Afghanistan, north-western part of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
PTPortugueseThe Republic of Angola, East Timor, the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, the Republic of Mozambique, the Republic of Portugal, etc.
QUQuechuaThe Republic of Argentina, the Republic of Bolivia, the Republic of Chile, the Republic of Ecuador, the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Peru
RMRomanshThe Swiss Confederation
RNKirundiThe Republic of Burundi, the Democratic Republic of Congo, the United Republic of Tanzania
RORomanianThe Republic of Moldova, Romania
RURussianThe Russian Federation
RWKinyarwandaThe Republic of Rwanda
SASanskritOne of the liturgical languages of Buddhism and Hinduism in the Republic of India
SCSardinianSardinia (the Republic of Italy)
SDSindhiThe Republic of India, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
SENorthern SamiNorthern part of the Kingdom of Norway, the Republic of Karelia (the Russian Federation), the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden
SGSangoThe Central African Republic
SISinhalaThe Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
SKSlovakThe Slovak Republic
SLSloveneThe Republic of Slovenia
SMSamoanThe Independent State of Samoa
SNShonaSouthern part of the Republic of Zambia, the Republic of Zimbabwe
SOSomaliThe Republic of Djibouti, the Federative Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, the Republic of Yemen, the Republic of Kenya, the Somali Republic
SQAlbanianThe Republic of Albania, the Republic of Kosovo
SRSerbianThe Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia, the Republic of Montenegro, the Republic of Serbia
SSSwatiThe Republic of South Africa, the Kingdom of Swaziland
STSouthern SothoThe Republic of South Africa, the Kingdom of Lesotho
SUSundaneseIsland of Java (the Republic of Indonesia)
SVSwedishThe Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden
SWSwahiliThe Republic of Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, the Republic of Uganda
TATamilThe Republic of India, the Republic of Singapore, the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
TETeluguThe Republic of India
TGTajikThe Islamic State of Afghanistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Tajikistan
THThaiThe Kingdom of Cambodia, North Federation of Malaysia, the Union of Myanmar, the Kingdom of Lesotho, the Kingdom of Thailand
TITigrinyaEritrea, the Federative Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
TKTurkmenThe Islamic State of Afghanistan, the Republic of Iraq, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Turkey, Turkmenistan
TLTagalogThe Republic of the Philippines
TNTswanaThe Republic of Botswana, the Republic of South Africa
TOTongaThe Kingdom of Tonga
TRTurkishThe Republic of Cyprus, the Republic of Turkey
TSTsongaThe Republic of South Africa, the Republic of Mozambique, the Kingdom of Swaziland, the Republic of Zimbabwe
TTTatarThe Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Republic of Tatarstan (the Russian Federation)
TWTwiThe Republic of Ghana
TYTahitianFrench Polynesia
UGUighurThe Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, the Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan
UKUkrainianUkraine
URUrduThe Republic of India, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
UZUzbekThe Republic of Uzbekistan
VEVendaThe Republic of South Africa, the Republic of Zimbabwe
VIVietnameseThe Socialist Republic of Vietnam
VOVolapükArtificial language developed between 1879 and 1880 by a German priest Johann Martin Schleyer
WOWolofThe Republic of Gambia, the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, the Republic of Senegal
XHXhosaThe Republic of South Africa
YIYiddishA Hebrew language spoken by the Jewish diaspora in many parts of the world, for example, the United States of America, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Russian Federation, the Kingdom of Sweden, etc.
YOYorubaThe Republic of Benin, the Federative Republic of Nigeria, the Republic of Togo
ZAZhuangThe People’s Republic of China
ZHChineseThe People’s Republic of China
ZUZuluThe Republic of South Africa, the Republic of Malawi, the Republic of Mozambique, the Kingdom of Swaziland, the Republic of Zimbabwe

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