Requests for new languages/Wiktionary Slovincian

Slovincian WiktionaryEdit

main page Requests for new languages (Wiktionary Slovincian)
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  This proposal has been rejected.
This decision was taken by the language committee in accordance with the Language proposal policy based on the discussion on this page.

The closing committee member provided the following comment:

Extinct, with invalid language code. StevenJ81 (talk) 15:19, 17 November 2017 (UTC)
Proposal summary
  • Language details: Slovincian (slovjinsci, sla ISO 639-2)
  • Editing community: {{{community}}}
    List your user name if you're interested in editing the wiki. Add "N" next to your
    name if you are a native speaker of this language.
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Pomeranian language, the language of West Pomerania is extinct since 1950. It's only 60 years and I hope someday maybe Pomeranian will have its own revival. The last dialect of Pomeranian (except Kashubian) was Slovincian. Slovincian grammar is preserved in "Slovinzische Grammatik", compiled in 1903 by Friedrich Lorentz who in 1908-1912 also published "Slovinzisches Wörterbuch", a Slovincian dictionary. There are also "Slovinzische Texte" and those three books are completely enough to create full dictionary. They are also enough to learn this language, its grammar and pronounciation too! In my opinion it is one of the most preserved extinct language ever, especially because of full information about pronounciation and phonetical causes.

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