Language support for Form Recognizer

This table lists the written languages supported by each Form Recognizer service.

Layout and custom model

Language Language code
Afrikaans af
Albanian sq
Asturian ast
Basque eu
Bislama bi
Breton br
Catalan ca
Cebuano ceb
Chamorro ch
Chinese (Simplified) zh-Hans
Chinese (Traditional) zh-Hant
Cornish kw
Corsican co
Crimean Tatar (Latin) crh
Czech cs
Danish da
Dutch nl
English (printed and handwritten) en
Estonian et
Fijian fj
Filipino fil
Finnish fi
French fr
Friulian fur
Galician gl
German de
Gilbertese gil
Greenlandic kl
Haitian Creole ht
Hani hni
Hmong Daw (Latin) mww
Hungarian hu
Indonesian id
Interlingua ia
Inuktitut (Latin) iu
Irish ga
Italian it
Japanese ja
Javanese jv
K’iche’ quc
Kabuverdianu kea
Kachin (Latin) kac
Kara-Kalpak kaa
Kashubian csb
Khasi kha
Korean ko
Kurdish (latin) kur
Luxembourgish lb
Malay (Latin) ms
Manx gv
Neapolitan nap
Norwegian no
Occitan oc
Polish pl
Portuguese pt
Romansh rm
Scots sco
Scottish Gaelic gd
Slovenian slv
Spanish es
Swahili (Latin) sw
Swedish sv
Tatar (Latin) tat
Tetum tet
Turkish tr
Upper Sorbian hsb
Uzbek (Latin) uz
Volapük vo
Walser wae
Western Frisian fy
Yucatec Maya yua
Zhuang za
Zulu zu

Prebuilt receipt and business card

Note

It's not necessary to specify a locale. This is an optional parameter. The Form Recognizer deep-learning technology will auto-detect the language of the text in your image.

Pre-Built Receipt and Business Cards support all English receipts and business cards with the following locales:

Language Locale code
English (Australia) en-au
English (Canada) en-ca
English (United Kingdom) en-gb
English (India en-in
English (United States) en-us

Prebuilt invoice

Language Locale code
English (United States) en-us

Prebuilt identity documents

This technology is currently available for US driver licenses and the biographical page from international passports (excluding visa and other travel documents).