From: Aditya Gokhale (email@example.com)
Date: Fri Feb 21 2003 - 03:28:08 EST
It is like "Panama" where we have 'pa' strong sound of 'a' and "Sun"
where even though we have a sound of 'a' we still spell it with 'u'. So both
the spellings (Punjabi and Panjabi) are correct. As far as Punjabi / Panjabi
goes, in India it is spelled as Punjabi and in Pakistan it is spelled as
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roozbeh Pournader" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Unicode List" <email@example.com>
Sent: Friday, February 21, 2003 1:30 PM
Subject: Panjabi or Punjabi?
> I just found a difference between online reference on official ISO 639
> names of the "pa" language.
> <http://ftp.ics.uci.edu/pub/ietf/http/related/iso639.txt> mentions:
> pa Punjabi
> while <http://www.loc.gov/standards/iso639-2/englangn.html> says:
> Panjabi pendjabi pan pa
> Which spelling is the official ISO 639 one?
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