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NAME

iso_8859-2 − 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 encodes the Latin characters used in many Central and East European languages.

ISO 8859 alphabets
The full set of ISO 8859 alphabets includes:

ISO 8859-2 characters
The following table displays the characters in ISO 8859-2, which are printable and unlisted in the ascii(7) manual page.

NOTES

ISO 8859-2 is also known as Latin-2.

SEE ALSO

ascii(7), charsets(7), iso_8859-1(7), iso_8859-16(7), utf-8(7)

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