gives a list of the lowercase letters a through z in the English alphabet.
gives the alphabet for the language or class type.
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].
Examplesopen allclose all
Basic Examples (3)
Get the English alphabet:
Get the alphabets for specific languages:
Languages can be specified by entities:
Generalizations & Extensions (1)
Some languages have extra properties:
Find letters that are in the Polish alphabet but not the English one:
Possible Issues (1)
Mandarin does not have an alphabet:
Introduced in 2015
Updated in 2015