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ISO_8859-2

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (7)
Updated: 1999-11-13
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NAME

iso_8859-2 - the ISO 8859-2 character set encoded in octal, decimal, and hexadecimal  

DESCRIPTION

The ISO 8859 standard includes several 8-bit extensions to the ASCII character set (also known as ISO 646-IRV). ISO 8859-2, the "Latin Alphabet No. 2" is used to encode Central and Eastern European Latin characters and is implemented by several program vendors. ISO 8859-2 supports the following languages: Albanian, Bosnian, Croatian, Czech, English, Finnish, German, Hungarian, Irish, Polish, Slovak, Slovenian and Sorbian. Also note that the following Cyrillic-based languages have one-to-one transliterations to Latin 2: Macedonian and Serbian.  

ISO 8859 Alphabets

The full set of ISO 8859 alphabets includes:
ISO 8859-1West European languages (Latin-1)
ISO 8859-2Central and East European languages (Latin-2)
ISO 8859-3Southeast European and miscellaneous languages (Latin-3)
ISO 8859-4Scandinavian/Baltic languages (Latin-4)
ISO 8859-5Latin/Cyrillic
ISO 8859-6Latin/Arabic
ISO 8859-7Latin/Greek
ISO 8859-8Latin/Hebrew
ISO 8859-9Latin-1 modification for Turkish (Latin-5)
ISO 8859-10Lappish/Nordic/Eskimo languages (Latin-6)
ISO 8859-11Latin/Thai
ISO 8859-13Baltic Rim languages (Latin-7)
ISO 8859-14Celtic (Latin-8)
ISO 8859-15West European languages (Latin-9)
ISO 8859-16Romanian (Latin-10)
 

ISO 8859-2 Characters

The following table displays the characters in ISO 8859-2 (Latin-2), which are printable and unlisted in the ascii(7) manual page. The fourth column will only show the proper glyphs in an environment configured for ISO 8859-2.
OctDecHexCharDescription

240160A0NO-BREAK SPACE
241161A1LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH OGONEK
242162A2BREVE
243163A3LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH STROKE
244164A4CURRENCY SIGN
245165A5LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH CARON
246166A6LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH ACUTE
247167A7SECTION SIGN
250168A8DIAERESIS
251169A9LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CARON
252170AALATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA
253171ABLATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CARON
254172ACLATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH ACUTE
255173AD[shc]SOFT HYPHEN
256174AELATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH CARON
257175AFLATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH DOT ABOVE
260176B0DEGREE SIGN
261177B1LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH OGONEK
262178B2OGONEK
263179B3LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH STROKE
264180B4ACUTE ACCENT
265181B5LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CARON
266182B6LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH ACUTE
267183B7CARON
270184B8CEDILLA
271185B9LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CARON
272186BALATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA
273187BBLATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CARON
274188BCLATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH ACUTE
275189BDDOUBLE ACUTE ACCENT
276190BELATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH CARON
277191BFLATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH DOT ABOVE
300192C0LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH ACUTE
301193C1LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH ACUTE
302194C2LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX
303195C3LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH BREVE
304196C4LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS
305197C5LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH ACUTE
306198C6LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH ACUTE
307199C7LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA
310200C8LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CARON
311201C9LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH ACUTE
312202CALATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH OGONEK
313203CBLATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH DIAERESIS
314204CCLATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH CARON
315205CDLATIN CAPITAL LETTER I WITH ACUTE
316206CELATIN CAPITAL LETTER I WITH CIRCUMFLEX
317207CFLATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH CARON
320208D0LATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH STROKE
321209D1LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH ACUTE
322210D2LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH CARON
323211D3LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH ACUTE
324212D4LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH CIRCUMFLEX
325213D5LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
326214D6LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS
327215D7MULTIPLICATION SIGN
330216D8LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH CARON
331217D9LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH RING ABOVE
332218DALATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH ACUTE
333219DBLATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
334220DCLATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS
335221DDLATIN CAPITAL LETTER Y WITH ACUTE
336222DELATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA
337223DFLATIN SMALL LETTER SHARP S
340224E0LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH ACUTE
341225E1LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH ACUTE
342226E2LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX
343227E3LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH BREVE
344228E4LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS
345229E5LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH ACUTE
346230E6LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH ACUTE
347231E7LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA
350232E8LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CARON
351233E9LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH ACUTE
352234EALATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH OGONEK
353235EBLATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH DIAERESIS
354236ECLATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH CARON
355237EDLATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH ACUTE
356238EELATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH CIRCUMFLEX
357239EFLATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH CARON
360240F0LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH STROKE
361241F1LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH ACUTE
362242F2LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CARON
363243F3LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH ACUTE
364244F4LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH CIRCUMFLEX
365245F5LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
366246F6LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS
367247F7DIVISION SIGN
370248F8LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH CARON
371249F9LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH RING ABOVE
372250FALATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH ACUTE
373251FBLATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
374252FCLATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS
375253FDLATIN SMALL LETTER Y WITH ACUTE
376254FELATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA
377255FFDOT ABOVE
 

SEE ALSO

ascii(7), iso_8859-1(7), iso_8859-16(7) Additional information: ISO 8859-2 (Latin 2) Resources (http://sizif.mf.uni-lj.si/linux/cee/iso8859-2.html).


 

Index

NAME
DESCRIPTION
ISO 8859 Alphabets
ISO 8859-2 Characters
SEE ALSO




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