Breeze install fails with java.sql.Exception: SET LANGUAGE failed because ‘ENGLISH’ is not an official language name or a language alias on this SQL Server

(TechNote) During an installation of Breeze Server, the Breeze database configuration fails with the following java.sql.Exception:

java.sql.SQLException: [Macromedia][SQLServer JDBC Driver][SQLServer]
SET LANGUAGE failed because ‘ENGLISH’ is not an official language name
or a language alias on this SQL Server.