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Verify Supported Languages

Supported languages include Afrikaans (af), Arabic (ar), Catalan (ca), Chinese (zh), Chinese (Mandarin) (zh-CN), Chinese (Cantonese) (zh-HK), Croatian (hr), Czech (cs), Danish (da), Dutch (nl), English (American) (en), English (British) (en-GB), Finnish (fi), French (fr), German (de), Greek (el), Hebrew (he), Hindi (hi), Hungarian (hu), Indonesian (id), Italian (it), Japanese (ja), Korean (ko), Malay (ms), Norwegian (nb), Polish (pl), Portuguese - Brazil (pt-BR), Portuguese (pt), Romanian (ro), Russian (ru), Spanish (es), Swedish (sv), Tagalog (tl), Thai (th), Turkish (tr), Vietnamese (vi).

Here's a basic select implementation in JavaScript:

We support the format country-region as described in IETF's BPC 47 for 36 languages passed via the locale parameter. If no locale is given, we use a default language based on the country code of the telephone number provided. Depending on the country, this will either be the official language of that country or English. If an unsupported locale is given, a 404 error will be returned. We recommend that you retry the request without the locale parameter to implement fallback to a default language or english.

The supported languages for the locale parameter:

Name Language Tag
Afrikaans af
Arabic ar
Catalan ca
Chinese (Simplified using mainland terms) zh
Chinese (Simplified using mainland terms) zh-CN
Chinese (Simplified using Hong Kong terms) zh-HK
Croatian hr
Czech cs
Danish da
Dutch nl
English (American) en
English (British) en-GB
Finnish fi
French fr
German de
Greek el
Hebrew he
Hindi hi
Hungarian hu
Indonesian id
Italian it
Japanese ja
Korean ko
Malay ms
Norwegian nb
Polish pl
Portuguese - Brazil pt-BR
Portuguese pt
Romanian ro
Russian ru
Spanish es
Swedish sv
Tagalog tl
Thai th
Turkish tr
Vietnamese vi

You can submit the locale parameter when starting a verification.

        
        
        
        
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