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ISO_8859-2(7)		   Linux Programmer's Manual		 ISO_8859-2(7)

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 8859-1 West European languages (Latin-1) ISO 8859-2 Central and East European languages (Latin-2) ISO 8859-3 Southeast European and miscellaneous languages (Latin-3) ISO 8859-4 Scandinavian/Baltic languages (Latin-4) ISO 8859-5 Latin/Cyrillic ISO 8859-6 Latin/Arabic ISO 8859-7 Latin/Greek ISO 8859-8 Latin/Hebrew ISO 8859-9 Latin-1 modification for Turkish (Latin-5) ISO 8859-10 Lappish/Nordic/Eskimo languages (Latin-6) ISO 8859-11 Latin/Thai ISO 8859-13 Baltic Rim languages (Latin-7) ISO 8859-14 Celtic (Latin-8) ISO 8859-15 West European languages (Latin-9) ISO 8859-16 Romanian (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. Oct Dec Hex Char Description -------------------------------------------------------------------- 240 160 A0 ? NO-BREAK SPACE 241 161 A1 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH OGONEK 242 162 A2 ?? BREVE 243 163 A3 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH STROKE 244 164 A4 ?? CURRENCY SIGN 245 165 A5 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH CARON 246 166 A6 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH ACUTE 247 167 A7 ?? SECTION SIGN 250 168 A8 ?? DIAERESIS 251 169 A9 ?(C) LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CARON 252 170 AA ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA 253 171 AB ?<< LATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CARON 254 172 AC ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH ACUTE 255 173 AD ?-- SOFT HYPHEN 256 174 AE ?(R) LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH CARON 257 175 AF ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH DOT ABOVE 260 176 B0 ?? DEGREE SIGN 261 177 B1 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH OGONEK 262 178 B2 ?? OGONEK 263 179 B3 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH STROKE 264 180 B4 ?? ACUTE ACCENT 265 181 B5 ?u LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CARON 266 182 B6 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH ACUTE 267 183 B7 ?? CARON 270 184 B8 ?, CEDILLA 271 185 B9 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CARON 272 186 BA ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA 273 187 BB ?>> LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CARON 274 188 BC ? 1/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH ACUTE 275 189 BD ? 1/2 DOUBLE ACUTE ACCENT 276 190 BE ? 3/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH CARON 277 191 BF ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH DOT ABOVE 300 192 C0 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH ACUTE 301 193 C1 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH ACUTE 302 194 C2 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX 303 195 C3 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH BREVE 304 196 C4 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS 305 197 C5 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH ACUTE 306 198 C6 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH ACUTE 307 199 C7 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA 310 200 C8 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CARON 311 201 C9 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH ACUTE 312 202 CA ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH OGONEK 313 203 CB ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH DIAERESIS 314 204 CC ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH CARON 315 205 CD ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER I WITH ACUTE 316 206 CE ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER I WITH CIRCUMFLEX 317 207 CF ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH CARON 320 208 D0 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH STROKE 321 209 D1 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH ACUTE 322 210 D2 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH CARON 323 211 D3 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH ACUTE 324 212 D4 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH CIRCUMFLEX 325 213 D5 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH DOUBLE ACUTE 326 214 D6 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS 327 215 D7 ?? MULTIPLICATION SIGN 330 216 D8 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH CARON 331 217 D9 ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH RING ABOVE 332 218 DA ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH ACUTE 333 219 DB ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH DOUBLE ACUTE 334 220 DC ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS 335 221 DD ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Y WITH ACUTE 336 222 DE ?? LATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA 337 223 DF ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER SHARP S 340 224 E0 ? LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH ACUTE 341 225 E1 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH ACUTE 342 226 E2 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX 343 227 E3 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH BREVE 344 228 E4 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS 345 229 E5 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH ACUTE 346 230 E6 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH ACUTE 347 231 E7 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA 350 232 E8 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CARON 351 233 E9 ?(C) LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH ACUTE 352 234 EA ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH OGONEK 353 235 EB ?<< LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH DIAERESIS 354 236 EC ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH CARON 355 237 ED ?- LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH ACUTE 356 238 EE ?(R) LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH CIRCUMFLEX 357 239 EF ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH CARON 360 240 F0 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH STROKE 361 241 F1 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH ACUTE 362 242 F2 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CARON 363 243 F3 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH ACUTE 364 244 F4 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH CIRCUMFLEX 365 245 F5 ?u LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DOUBLE ACUTE 366 246 F6 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS 367 247 F7 ?? DIVISION SIGN 370 248 F8 ?, LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH CARON 371 249 F9 ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH RING ABOVE 372 250 FA ?? LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH ACUTE 373 251 FB ?>> LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DOUBLE ACUTE 374 252 FC ? 1/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS 375 253 FD ? 1/2 LATIN SMALL LETTER Y WITH ACUTE 376 254 FE ? 3/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA 377 255 FF ?? DOT 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). Linux 1999-11-13 ISO_8859-2(7)

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