[Interest] Language Codes supported by Qt

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Wed Jul 6 18:24:17 CEST 2016

On quarta-feira, 6 de julho de 2016 18:10:07 PDT Jason H wrote:
> I've got a request to translate to a 3-char language code (ISO_639-2,3,5)
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ISO_639-2_codes Which codes does the
> Qt translation system support? I've never had a problem with ISO_639-1
> codes (two-letter) but I wonder about these other ones.

Look at the QLocale documentation. If you see the language there, then it's 

For example, "ang" (Anglo Saxon, a.k.a. Old English) isn't supported, but Low 
German (nds) and Old Norse (non) are. Don't ask me why of two contemporary 
languages, only one is supported.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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