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Joined: 05/03/2008 06:58:28
Messages: 28

In alternateNames.txt there is a column name language which gives the language in which alternate name for particular geoname id record is specified.
for some record the language name is not spcified sometime.
what to consider as a langauge in such cases?

Joined: 08/12/2005 07:39:47
Messages: 4276

No language code means that we don't know. Usually, but not necessarily, it is an international name.


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