Locale identification numbers for language-specific files

You can use the locale identification (LCID) number to find language-specific files, such as templates or exclusion dictionaries. The following table lists the languages that are supported by Microsoft Office, together with the corresponding LCID number for each language.

Language

LCID

Afrikaans

1078

Albanian

1052

Alsatian

1156

Amharic

1118

Arabic (Algeria)

5121

Arabic (Bahrain)

15361

Arabic (Egypt)

3073

Arabic (Iraq)

2049

Arabic (Jordan)

11265

Arabic (Kuwait)

13313

Arabic (Lebanon)

12289

Arabic (Libya)

4097

Arabic (Morocco)

6145

Arabic (Oman)

8193

Arabic (Qatar)

16385

Arabic (Saudi Arabia)

1025

Arabic (Syria)

10241

Arabic (Tunisia)

7169

Arabic (U.A.E.)

14337

Arabic (Yemen)

9217

Armenian

1067

Assamese

1101

Azeri (Cyrillic)

2092

Azeri (Latin)

1068

Bashkir

1133

Basque (Basque)

1069

Belarusian

1059

Bengali

1093

Bosnian (Cyrillic, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

8218

Bosnian (Latin, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

5146

Breton

1150

Bulgarian

1026

Catalan

1027

Chinese (Hong Kong S.A.R.)

3076

Chinese (Macao S.A.R.)

5124

Chinese (PRC)

2052

Chinese (Simplified)

2052

Chinese (Singapore)

4100

Chinese (Taiwan)

1028

Chinese (Traditional)

31748

Corsican

1155

Croatian

1050

Croatian (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

4122

Czech

1029

Danish

1030

Divehi

1125

Dutch (Belgium)

2067

Dutch (Netherlands)

1043

English (Australian)

3081

English (Belize)

10249

English (Canada)

4105

English (Caribbean)

9225

English (India)

16393

English (Ireland)

6153

English (Jamaica)

8201

English (Malaysia)

17417

English (New Zealand)

5129

English (Philippines)

13321

English (Singapore)

18441

English (South Africa)

7177

English (Trinidad and Tobago)

11273

English (U.K.)

2057

English (U.S.)

1033

English (Zimbabwe)

12297

Estonian

1061

Faeroese

1080

Filipino

1124

Finnish

1035

French (Belgium)

2060

French (Canada)

3084

French (France)

1036

French (Luxembourg)

5132

French (Monaco)

6156

French (Switzerland)

4108

Frisian

1122

Gaelic (Scotland)

1084

Galician

1110

Georgian

1079

German (Austrian)

3079

German (Germany)

1031

German (Liechtenstein)

5127

German (Luxembourg)

4103

German (Switzerland)

2055

Greek

1032

Greenlandic

1135

Gujarati

1095

Hausa

1128

Hebrew

1037

Hindi

1081

Hungarian

1038

Ibibio

1129

Icelandic

1039

Igbo

1136

Indonesian

1057

Inuktitut

1117

Inuktitut (Latin)

2141

Irish (Ireland)

2108

isiXhosa

1076

isiZulu

1077

Italian (Italy)

1040

Italian (Switzerland)

2064

Japanese

1041

Kannada

1099

Kazakh

1087

Khmer

1107

K'iche

1158

Kinyarwanda

1159

Konkani

1111

Korean

1042

Kyrgyz

1088

Lao

1108

Latvian

1062

Lithuanian

1063

Lower Sorbian

2094

Luxembourgish (Luxembourg)

1134

Macedonian (FYROM)

1071

Malay

1086

Malay (Brunei Darussalam)

2110

Malayalam

1100

Maltese

1082

Manipuri

1112

Maori

1153

Mapudungun

1146

Marathi

1102

Mohawk

1148

Mongolian

1104

Mongolian (Traditional Mongolian)

2128

Nepali

1121

Norwegian BokmÄl

1044

Norwegian Nynorsk

2068

Occitan

1154

Oriya

1096

Pashto

1123

Persian

1065

Polish

1045

Portuguese (Brazil)

1046

Portuguese (Portugal)

2070

Punjabi

1094

Quechua (Bolivia)

1131

Quechua (Ecuador)

2155

Quechua (Peru)

3179

Romanian

1048

Romansch (Switzerland)

1047

Russian

1049

Sami, Inari (Finland)

9275

Sami, Lule (Norway)

4155

Sami, Lule (Sweden)

5179

Sami, Northern (Finland)

3131

Sami, Northern (Norway)

1083

Sami, Northern (Sweden)

2107

Sami, Skolt (Finland)

8251

Sami, Southern (Norway)

6203

Sami, Southern (Sweden)

7227

Sanskrit

1103

Sepedi

1132

Serbian (Cyrillic, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

7194

Serbian (Cyrillic, Serbia)

3098

Serbian (Latin, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

6170

Serbian (Latin, Serbia)

2074

Sinhala

1115

Slovak

1051

Slovenian

1060

Somali

1143

Spanish (Argentina)

11274

Spanish (Bolivia)

16394

Spanish (Chile)

13322

Spanish (Colombia)

9226

Spanish (Costa Rica)

5130

Spanish (Dominican Republic)

7178

Spanish (Ecuador)

12298

Spanish (El Salvador)

17418

Spanish (Guatemala)

4106

Spanish (Honduras)

18442

Spanish (Mexico)

2058

Spanish (Nicaragua)

19466

Spanish (Panama)

6154

Spanish (Paraguay)

15370

Spanish (Peru)

10250

Spanish (Puerto Rico)

20490

Spanish (Spain - Traditional Sort)

3082

Spanish (Spain - Modern Sort)

3082

Spanish (United States)

21514

Spanish (Uruguay)

14346

Spanish (Venezuela)

8202

Sutu

1072

Swahili

1089

Swedish (Finland)

2077

Swedish (Sweden)

1053

Syriac

1114

Tajik

1064

Tamazight (Latin), Morocco

2143

Tamil

1097

Tatar

1092

Telugu

1098

Thai

1054

Tibetan (PRC)

1105

Tswana

1074

Turkish

1055

Turkmen

1090

Uighur (PRC)

1152

Ukrainian

1058

Upper Sorbian

1070

Urdu

1056

Uzbek (Cyrillic)

2115

Uzbek (Latin)

1091

Vietnamese

1066

Welsh

1106

Wolof

1160

Yakut

1157

Yi

1144

Yoruba

1130

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