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

240160A0? NO-BREAK SPACE
241161A1??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH OGONEK
242162A2??BREVE
243163A3??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH STROKE
244164A4??CURRENCY SIGN
245165A5??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH CARON
246166A6??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH ACUTE
247167A7??SECTION SIGN
250168A8??DIAERESIS
251169A9?(C)LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CARON
252170AA??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA
253171AB?<<LATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CARON
254172AC??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH ACUTE
255173AD?-[shc]SOFT HYPHEN
256174AE?(R)LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH CARON
257175AF??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH DOT ABOVE
260176B0??DEGREE SIGN
261177B1??LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH OGONEK
262178B2??OGONEK
263179B3??LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH STROKE
264180B4??ACUTE ACCENT
265181B5?uLATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CARON
266182B6??LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH ACUTE
267183B7??CARON
270184B8?,CEDILLA
271185B9??LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CARON
272186BA??LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CEDILLA
273187BB?>>LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CARON
274188BC? 1/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH ACUTE
275189BD? 1/2 DOUBLE ACUTE ACCENT
276190BE? 3/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH CARON
277191BF??LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH DOT ABOVE
300192C0??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH ACUTE
301193C1??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH ACUTE
302194C2??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX
303195C3??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH BREVE
304196C4??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS
305197C5??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER L WITH ACUTE
306198C6??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH ACUTE
307199C7??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA
310200C8??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER C WITH CARON
311201C9??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH ACUTE
312202CA??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH OGONEK
313203CB??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH DIAERESIS
314204CC??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER E WITH CARON
315205CD??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER I WITH ACUTE
316206CE??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER I WITH CIRCUMFLEX
317207CF??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH CARON
320208D0??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER D WITH STROKE
321209D1??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH ACUTE
322210D2??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N WITH CARON
323211D3??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH ACUTE
324212D4??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH CIRCUMFLEX
325213D5??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
326214D6??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS
327215D7??MULTIPLICATION SIGN
330216D8??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER R WITH CARON
331217D9??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH RING ABOVE
332218DA??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH ACUTE
333219DB??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
334220DC??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS
335221DD??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Y WITH ACUTE
336222DE??LATIN CAPITAL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA
337223DF??LATIN SMALL LETTER SHARP S
340224E0? LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH ACUTE
341225E1??LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH ACUTE
342226E2??LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH CIRCUMFLEX
343227E3??LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH BREVE
344228E4??LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH DIAERESIS
345229E5??LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH ACUTE
346230E6??LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH ACUTE
347231E7??LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CEDILLA
350232E8??LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CARON
351233E9?(C)LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH ACUTE
352234EA??LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH OGONEK
353235EB?<<LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH DIAERESIS
354236EC??LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH CARON
355237ED?-LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH ACUTE
356238EE?(R)LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH CIRCUMFLEX
357239EF??LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH CARON
360240F0??LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH STROKE
361241F1??LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH ACUTE
362242F2??LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CARON
363243F3??LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH ACUTE
364244F4??LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH CIRCUMFLEX
365245F5?uLATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
366246F6??LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS
367247F7??DIVISION SIGN
370248F8?,LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH CARON
371249F9??LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH RING ABOVE
372250FA??LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH ACUTE
373251FB?>>LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DOUBLE ACUTE
374252FC? 1/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS
375253FD? 1/2 LATIN SMALL LETTER Y WITH ACUTE
376254FE? 3/4 LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CEDILLA
377255FF??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).


 

Index

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

linux.jgfs.net manual pages