List of language regulators

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This is a list of bodies that regulate standard languages, often called language academies.wikipedia
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Linguistic purism

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Language academies are motivated by, or closely associated with, linguistic purism and prestige, and typically publish prescriptive dictionaries, which purport to officiate and prescribe the meaning of words and pronunciations.
Linguistic purism was institutionalized through language academies (of which the 1572 Accademia della Crusca set a model example in Europe), and their decisions often have the force of law.

Asturian language

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In 1744, Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos wrote about the historic and cultural value of Asturian, urging the compilation of a dictionary and a grammar and the creation of a language academy.

Natural language

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They instead remain natural languages to a considerable extent and are thus not formal languages such as Attempto Controlled English.
All language varieties of world languages are natural languages, although some varieties are subject to greater degrees of published prescriptivism or language regulation than others.

Institute for Bulgarian Language

Bulgarian Language Institute
The Institute for Bulgarian Language (in Bulgarian: Институт за български език) is the language regulator of the Bulgarian language.

Visayan Academy of Arts and Letters

The Visayan Academy of Arts and Letters (Akademyang Bisaya) is a Philippine language regulator whose aims are to preserve and to develop the Cebuano language.

Codification (linguistics)

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There may also be multiple language academies attempting to regulate and codify the same language, sometimes based in different countries and sometimes influenced by political factors (see also: pluricentric language).

Iraqi Academy of Sciences

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Algerian Academy of Amazigh Language

In addition, an interministerial working group would be set up at the Prime Minister's Office to work on the preparation of a draft bill for the creation of this Language Academy.

National Languages Committee

Mandarin Promotion CouncilNational Language Unification CommissionPreparatory Commission for the Unification of the National Language

Institute of the Czech Language

Czech Language InstituteInstitute of Czech Language of the AS CR
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Dzongkha Development Commission

Official Language Commission (Bhutan)The Dzongkha Development Commission

Association of Academies of the Spanish Language

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Standard language

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This is a list of bodies that regulate standard languages, often called language academies.

Prestige (sociolinguistics)

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Language academies are motivated by, or closely associated with, linguistic purism and prestige, and typically publish prescriptive dictionaries, which purport to officiate and prescribe the meaning of words and pronunciations.

Linguistic prescription

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Language academies are motivated by, or closely associated with, linguistic purism and prestige, and typically publish prescriptive dictionaries, which purport to officiate and prescribe the meaning of words and pronunciations.

Dictionary

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Language academies are motivated by, or closely associated with, linguistic purism and prestige, and typically publish prescriptive dictionaries, which purport to officiate and prescribe the meaning of words and pronunciations.

Linguistic description

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A language regulator may also have a more descriptive approach, however, while maintaining and promoting (but not imposing) a standard spelling.