Alphabet

Alphabet[]

gives a list of the lowercase letters a through z in the English alphabet.

Alphabet[type]

gives the alphabet for the language or class type.

Alphabet[type,prop]

gives the alphabet defined by prop for the language or class type .

Details and Options

  • Language types can be specified by standard names for languages, as used in LanguageData, or by language entities.
  • Special alphabet types include: "Greek", "Cyrillic", "Arabic", "Devanagari".
  • Alphabet[Language->lang] is equivalent to Alphabet[lang].

Examples

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Basic Examples  (3)

Get the English alphabet:

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Get the alphabets for specific languages:

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Languages can be specified by entities:

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Generalizations & Extensions  (1)

Options  (1)

Applications  (1)

Possible Issues  (1)

See Also

CharacterRange  LanguageData  FromLetterNumber  ToUpperCase  LetterQ  LetterCharacter  Transliterate  LanguageIdentify  WordTranslation  RemoveDiacritics

Introduced in 2015
(10.1)
| Updated in 2015
(10.2)