Icecat Locales and Language Code Table


Within Icecat a large number of languages or locales (language and country combinations) are supported. The codes that we use for these languages or locales can be found below. For the sake of short codes and simplicity we use the general country or language code for the main locale. So, “DE” is actually short for “DE-DE”, and just “DE” is used for getting a general German version of data-sheet, which is useful in any country or region where German is spoken. But, to get specifically German content for Switzerland “DE-CH” is to be used.

(Note: in a few cases, like US or BR, country and not language codes are adopted by Icecat as lang code. Over time, we will look into harmonizing these inconsistencies)

Icecat Language Code Table

Lang code used by IcecatReferences to this Locale in Icecat
ARالعربية – المملكة العربية السعودية (Arabic – United Arab Emirates)
BGБългарски – България (Bulgarian – Bulgaria)
CACatalán – España
CZČesky – Česká republika
DKDansk – Danmark
DEDeutsch – Deutschland
DE_ATDeutsch – Österreich (German – Austria)
DE_BEDeutsch – Belgien (German – Belgium)
DE_CHDeutsch – Schweiz (German – Switzerland)
ELΕλληνικά – Ελλάδα (Greek – Greece)
ENEnglish – United Kingdom
EN_INEnglish – India or EN_IN
EN_SGEnglish – Singapore or EN_SG
EN_ZAEnglish – South Africa or EN_ZA
USEnglish – USA
EN_NZEnglish – New Zealand or EN_NZ
EN_SAEnglish – Saudi Arabia or EN_SA
EN_IDEnglish – Indonesia or EN_ID
EN_MYEnglish – Malaysia or EN_MY
ESEspañol – España (Spanish – Spain)
ES-AREspañol – Argentina (Spanish – Argentine)
ES-MXEspañol – Méjico (Spanish – Mexico)
ETEesti – Eesti (Estonian – Estonia)
FAفار – ایران (Farsi – Iran)
FISuomi – Suomi (Finnish – Finland)
FRFrançais – France
FR-BEFrançais – Belgique (French – Belgium)
FR-CHFrançais – Suisse (French – Switzerland)
HEעברית – ישראל (Hebrew – Israel)
HRHrvatski – Hrvatska (Croatian – Croatia)
HUMagyar – Magyarország (Hungarian – Hungary)
IDIndonesia – Indonesia
ITItaliano – Italia
JA日本語 – 日本 (Japanese – Japan)
KAქართული – საქართველო (Georgian – Georgia)
KO한국인 – 대한민국 (Korean – South Korea)
LTLietuvą – Lietuvoje (Lithuanian – Lithuania)
LVLatviski – Latvia (Latvian – Latvia)
MKМакедонски – Македонија (Macedonian – Macedonia)
NLNederlands – Nederland
NL-BENederlands – Belgie
NONorsk – Norge
PLPolski – Polska
PTPortuguês – Portugal
BRPortuguês – Brasil
RORomână – Romania
RUРусский – Россия (Russian – Russia)
SVSvenska – Sverige (Swedish – Sweden)
SKSlovenský – Slovensko (Slovak – Slovakia)
SLSlovenščina – Slovenija (Slovenian – Slovenia)
SRSrpski/Српски – Serbia
THไทย – ไทย (Thai – Thailand)
TRTürkçe – Turkiye (Turkish – Turkey)
UKУкраїнська – Україна (Ukrainian – Ukraine)
RU_UAРусский – Украина (Russian – Ukraine) or RU_UA
VITiếng Việt – Việt Nam (Vietnamese – Vietnam)
ZH中文 (简体) – 中國 (Simplified Chinese – China)
ZH_TW中文 (繁體) – 臺灣 (Traditional Chinese – Taiwan) or ZH_TW



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