CaseOrdering

CaseOrdering

is an option for AlphabeticSort and related functions that specifies how upper versus lower case should be sorted.

Details

  • Possible settings include:
  • "LowerFirst"sort lowercase letters before uppercase letters
    "UpperFirst"sort uppercase letters before lowercase letters
    Automaticsort according to conventions in the language specified

Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

With CaseOrdering"LowerFirst", the lowercase form of a character is sorted before its uppercase form:

With CaseOrdering"UpperFirst", the uppercase form is sorted before the lowercase form:

Scope  (1)

CaseOrderingAutomatic uses the ordering convention specific to a given language:

Possible Issues  (1)

IgnoreCaseTrue overrides any CaseOrdering value:

Wolfram Research (2015), CaseOrdering, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/CaseOrdering.html.

Text

Wolfram Research (2015), CaseOrdering, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/CaseOrdering.html.

BibTeX

@misc{reference.wolfram_2021_caseordering, author="Wolfram Research", title="{CaseOrdering}", year="2015", howpublished="\url{https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/CaseOrdering.html}", note=[Accessed: 16-September-2021 ]}

BibLaTeX

@online{reference.wolfram_2021_caseordering, organization={Wolfram Research}, title={CaseOrdering}, year={2015}, url={https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/CaseOrdering.html}, note=[Accessed: 16-September-2021 ]}

CMS

Wolfram Language. 2015. "CaseOrdering." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/CaseOrdering.html.

APA

Wolfram Language. (2015). CaseOrdering. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/CaseOrdering.html