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iso_8859-6(7) [centos man page]

ISO_8859-6(7)						     Linux Programmer's Manual						     ISO_8859-6(7)

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iso_8859-6 - ISO 8859-6 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 8859-6 encodes the characters used in the Arabic language. 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 8859-6 characters The following table displays the characters in ISO 8859-6, 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 8859-6. Oct Dec Hex Char Description ------------------------------------------------------------- 240 160 A0 NO-BREAK SPACE 244 164 A4 EUR CURRENCY SIGN 254 172 AC ~ ARABIC COMMA 255 173 AD SOFT HYPHEN 273 187 BB >> ARABIC SEMICOLON 277 191 BF c ARABIC QUESTION MARK 301 193 C1 A ARABIC LETTER HAMZA 302 194 C2 A ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH MADDA ABOVE 303 195 C3 A ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH HAMZA ABOVE 304 196 C4 A ARABIC LETTER WAW WITH HAMZA ABOVE 305 197 C5 A ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH HAMZA BELOW 306 198 C6 AE ARABIC LETTER YEH WITH HAMZA ABOVE 307 199 C7 C ARABIC LETTER ALEF 310 200 C8 E ARABIC LETTER BEH 311 201 C9 E ARABIC LETTER TEH MARBUTA 312 202 CA E ARABIC LETTER TEH 313 203 CB E ARABIC LETTER THEH 314 204 CC I ARABIC LETTER JEEM 315 205 CD I ARABIC LETTER HAH 316 206 CE I ARABIC LETTER KHAH 317 207 CF I ARABIC LETTER DAL 320 208 D0 D ARABIC LETTER THAL 321 209 D1 N ARABIC LETTER REH 322 210 D2 O ARABIC LETTER ZAIN 323 211 D3 O ARABIC LETTER SEEN 324 212 D4 O ARABIC LETTER SHEEN 325 213 D5 O ARABIC LETTER SAD 326 214 D6 O ARABIC LETTER DAD 327 215 D7 x ARABIC LETTER TAH 330 216 D8 O ARABIC LETTER ZAH 331 217 D9 U ARABIC LETTER AIN 332 218 DA U ARABIC LETTER GHAIN 340 224 E0 a ARABIC TATWEEL 341 225 E1 a ARABIC LETTER FEH 342 226 E2 a ARABIC LETTER QAF 343 227 E3 a ARABIC LETTER KAF 344 228 E4 a ARABIC LETTER LAM 345 229 E5 a ARABIC LETTER MEEM 346 230 E6 ae ARABIC LETTER NOON 347 231 E7 c ARABIC LETTER HEH 350 232 E8 e ARABIC LETTER WAW 351 233 E9 e ARABIC LETTER ALEF MAKSURA 352 234 EA e ARABIC LETTER YEH 353 235 EB e ARABIC FATHATAN 354 236 EC i ARABIC DAMMATAN 355 237 ED i ARABIC KASRATAN 356 238 EE i ARABIC FATHA 357 239 EF i ARABIC DAMMA 360 240 F0 o ARABIC KASRA 361 241 F1 n ARABIC SHADDA 362 242 F2 o ARABIC SUKUN NOTES
ISO 8859-6 lacks the glyphs required for many related languages, such as Urdu and Persian (Farsi). SEE ALSO
ascii(7) COLOPHON
This page is part of release 3.53 of the Linux man-pages project. A description of the project, and information about reporting bugs, can be found at http://www.kernel.org/doc/man-pages/. Linux 2010-09-20 ISO_8859-6(7)

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