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ISO_8859-8(7)			    Linux Programmer's Manual			    ISO_8859-8(7)

NAME
       iso_8859-8 - ISO 8859-8 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 8859-8, or "ISO Hebrew" encodes the characters used in  Modern
       Hebrew  (or  Ivrit).  Neither short vowels nor diacritical marks are included, and Yiddish
       is not provided for.

   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 8859-8 characters
       The following table displays the  characters  in  ISO  8859-8,  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 8859-8.

       Oct   Dec   Hex	 Char	Description
       --------------------------------------------------------------------
       240   160   A0		NO-BREAK SPACE
       242   162   A2	  c	CENT SIGN
       243   163   A3	  L	POUND SIGN
       244   164   A4	  x	CURRENCY SIGN
       245   165   A5	  Y	YEN SIGN
       246   166   A6	  |	BROKEN BAR
       247   167   A7	  S	SECTION SIGN
       250   168   A8	  "	DIAERESIS
       251   169   A9	 (C)	COPYRIGHT SIGN
       252   170   AA	  x	MULTIPLICATION SIGN
       253   171   AB	  <<	LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK
       254   172   AC	  ~	NOT SIGN
       255   173   AD		SOFT HYPHEN
       256   174   AE	 (_)	REGISTERED SIGN
       257   175   AF		MACRON
       260   176   B0	  o	DEGREE SIGN
       261   177   B1	  +-	PLUS-MINUS SIGN
       262   178   B2	  2	SUPERSCRIPT TWO
       263   179   B3	  3	SUPERSCRIPT THREE
       264   180   B4	  '	ACUTE ACCENT
       265   181   B5	  u	MICRO SIGN
       266   182   B6	  9|	PILCROW SIGN
       267   183   B7	  .	MIDDLE DOT
       270   184   B8	  ,	CEDILLA
       271   185   B9	  1	SUPERSCRIPT ONE
       272   186   BA	 -:-	DIVISION SIGN

       273   187   BB	  >>	RIGHT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK
       274   188   BC	 1/4	VULGAR FRACTION ONE QUARTER
       275   189   BD	 1/2	VULGAR FRACTION ONE HALF
       276   190   BE	 3/4	VULGAR FRACTION THREE QUARTERS
       337   223   DF		DOUBLE LOW LINE
       340   224   E0		HEBREW LETTER ALEF
       341   225   E1		HEBREW LETTER BET
       342   226   E2		HEBREW LETTER GIMEL
       343   227   E3		HEBREW LETTER DALET
       344   228   E4		HEBREW LETTER HE
       345   229   E5		HEBREW LETTER VAV
       346   230   E6		HEBREW LETTER ZAYIN
       347   231   E7		HEBREW LETTER HET
       350   232   E8		HEBREW LETTER TET
       351   233   E9		HEBREW LETTER YOD
       352   234   EA		HEBREW LETTER FINAL KAF
       353   235   EB		HEBREW LETTER KAF
       354   236   EC		HEBREW LETTER LAMED
       355   237   ED		HEBREW LETTER FINAL MEM
       356   238   EE		HEBREW LETTER MEM
       357   239   EF		HEBREW LETTER FINAL NUN
       360   240   F0		HEBREW LETTER NUN
       361   241   F1		HEBREW LETTER SAMEKH
       362   242   F2		HEBREW LETTER AYIN
       363   243   F3		HEBREW LETTER FINAL PE
       364   244   F4		HEBREW LETTER PE
       365   245   F5		HEBREW LETTER FINAL TSADI
       366   246   F6		HEBREW LETTER TSADI
       367   247   F7		HEBREW LETTER QOF
       370   248   F8		HEBREW LETTER RESH
       371   249   F9		HEBREW LETTER SHIN
       372   250   FA		HEBREW LETTER TAV
       375   253   FD		LEFT-TO-RIGHT MARK
       376   254   FE		RIGHT-TO-LEFT MARK

NOTES
       ISO 8859-8 was also known as ISO-IR-138.

SEE ALSO
       ascii(7)

COLOPHON
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