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ISO_8859-8

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (7)

Updated: 2014-10-02

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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 encodes the characters used in Modern Hebrew.

ISO 8859 alphabets

The full set of ISO 8859 alphabets includes:

<TABLE> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-1</TD> <TD>West European languages (Latin-1)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-2</TD> <TD>Central and East European languages (Latin-2)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-3</TD> <TD>Southeast European and miscellaneous languages (Latin-3)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-4</TD> <TD>Scandinavian/Baltic languages (Latin-4)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-5</TD> <TD>Latin/Cyrillic

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-6</TD> <TD>Latin/Arabic

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-7</TD> <TD>Latin/Greek

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-8</TD> <TD>Latin/Hebrew

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-9</TD> <TD>Latin-1 modification for Turkish (Latin-5)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-10</TD> <TD>Lappish/Nordic/Eskimo languages (Latin-6)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-11</TD> <TD>Latin/Thai

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-13</TD> <TD>Baltic Rim languages (Latin-7)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-14</TD> <TD>Celtic (Latin-8)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-15</TD> <TD>West European languages (Latin-9)

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>ISO 8859-16</TD> <TD>Romanian (Latin-10)

</TD> </TR> </TABLE>

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.

<TABLE> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>Oct</TD> <TD>Dec</TD> <TD>Hex</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|Char</TD> <TD>Description

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD COLSPAN="5|


</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>240</TD> <TD>160</TD> <TD>A0</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|</TD> <TD>NO-BREAK SPACE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>242</TD> <TD>162</TD> <TD>A2</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¢</TD> <TD>CENT SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>243</TD> <TD>163</TD> <TD>A3</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|£</TD> <TD>POUND SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>244</TD> <TD>164</TD> <TD>A4</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¤</TD> <TD>CURRENCY SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>245</TD> <TD>165</TD> <TD>A5</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¥</TD> <TD>YEN SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>246</TD> <TD>166</TD> <TD>A6</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¦</TD> <TD>BROKEN BAR

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>247</TD> <TD>167</TD> <TD>A7</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|§</TD> <TD>SECTION SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>250</TD> <TD>168</TD> <TD>A8</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¨</TD> <TD>DIAERESIS

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>251</TD> <TD>169</TD> <TD>A9</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|©</TD> <TD>COPYRIGHT SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>252</TD> <TD>170</TD> <TD>AA</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|×</TD> <TD>MULTIPLICATION SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>253</TD> <TD>171</TD> <TD>AB</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|«</TD> <TD>LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>254</TD> <TD>172</TD> <TD>AC</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¬</TD> <TD>NOT SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>255</TD> <TD>173</TD> <TD>AD</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|­</TD> <TD>SOFT HYPHEN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>256</TD> <TD>174</TD> <TD>AE</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|®</TD> <TD>REGISTERED SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>257</TD> <TD>175</TD> <TD>AF</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¯</TD> <TD>MACRON

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>260</TD> <TD>176</TD> <TD>B0</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|°</TD> <TD>DEGREE SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>261</TD> <TD>177</TD> <TD>B1</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|±</TD> <TD>PLUS-MINUS SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>262</TD> <TD>178</TD> <TD>B2</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|²</TD> <TD>SUPERSCRIPT TWO

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>263</TD> <TD>179</TD> <TD>B3</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|³</TD> <TD>SUPERSCRIPT THREE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>264</TD> <TD>180</TD> <TD>B4</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|´</TD> <TD>ACUTE ACCENT

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>265</TD> <TD>181</TD> <TD>B5</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|µ</TD> <TD>MICRO SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>266</TD> <TD>182</TD> <TD>B6</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¶</TD> <TD>PILCROW SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>267</TD> <TD>183</TD> <TD>B7</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|·</TD> <TD>MIDDLE DOT

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>270</TD> <TD>184</TD> <TD>B8</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¸</TD> <TD>CEDILLA

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>271</TD> <TD>185</TD> <TD>B9</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¹</TD> <TD>SUPERSCRIPT ONE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>272</TD> <TD>186</TD> <TD>BA</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|÷</TD> <TD>DIVISION SIGN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>273</TD> <TD>187</TD> <TD>BB</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|»</TD> <TD>RIGHT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>274</TD> <TD>188</TD> <TD>BC</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¼</TD> <TD>VULGAR FRACTION ONE QUARTER

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>275</TD> <TD>189</TD> <TD>BD</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|½</TD> <TD>VULGAR FRACTION ONE HALF

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>276</TD> <TD>190</TD> <TD>BE</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|¾</TD> <TD>VULGAR FRACTION THREE QUARTERS

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>337</TD> <TD>223</TD> <TD>DF</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|‗</TD> <TD>DOUBLE LOW LINE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>340</TD> <TD>224</TD> <TD>E0</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|א</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER ALEF

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>341</TD> <TD>225</TD> <TD>E1</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ב</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER BET

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>342</TD> <TD>226</TD> <TD>E2</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ג</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER GIMEL

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>343</TD> <TD>227</TD> <TD>E3</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ד</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER DALET

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>344</TD> <TD>228</TD> <TD>E4</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ה</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER HE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>345</TD> <TD>229</TD> <TD>E5</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ו</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER VAV

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>346</TD> <TD>230</TD> <TD>E6</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ז</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER ZAYIN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>347</TD> <TD>231</TD> <TD>E7</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ח</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER HET

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>350</TD> <TD>232</TD> <TD>E8</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ט</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER TET

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>351</TD> <TD>233</TD> <TD>E9</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|י</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER YOD

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>352</TD> <TD>234</TD> <TD>EA</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ך</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER FINAL KAF

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>353</TD> <TD>235</TD> <TD>EB</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|כ</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER KAF

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>354</TD> <TD>236</TD> <TD>EC</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ל</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER LAMED

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>355</TD> <TD>237</TD> <TD>ED</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ם</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER FINAL MEM

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>356</TD> <TD>238</TD> <TD>EE</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|מ</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER MEM

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>357</TD> <TD>239</TD> <TD>EF</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ן</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER FINAL NUN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>360</TD> <TD>240</TD> <TD>F0</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|נ</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER NUN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>361</TD> <TD>241</TD> <TD>F1</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ס</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER SAMEKH

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>362</TD> <TD>242</TD> <TD>F2</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ע</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER AYIN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>363</TD> <TD>243</TD> <TD>F3</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ף</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER FINAL PE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>364</TD> <TD>244</TD> <TD>F4</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|פ</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER PE

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>365</TD> <TD>245</TD> <TD>F5</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ץ</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER FINAL TSADI

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>366</TD> <TD>246</TD> <TD>F6</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|צ</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER TSADI

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>367</TD> <TD>247</TD> <TD>F7</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ק</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER QOF

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>370</TD> <TD>248</TD> <TD>F8</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ר</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER RESH

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>371</TD> <TD>249</TD> <TD>F9</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ש</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER SHIN

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>372</TD> <TD>250</TD> <TD>FA</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|ת</TD> <TD>HEBREW LETTER TAV

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>375</TD> <TD>253</TD> <TD>FD</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|‎</TD> <TD>LEFT-TO-RIGHT MARK

</TD> </TR> <TR VALIGN="top| <TD>376</TD> <TD>254</TD> <TD>FE</TD> <TD ALIGN="center|‏</TD> <TD>RIGHT-TO-LEFT MARK

</TD> </TR> </TABLE>

NOTES

ISO 8859-8 was also known as ISO-IR-138. ISO 8859-8 includes neither short vowels nor diacritical marks, and Yiddish is not provided for.

SEE ALSO

ascii?(7), charsets?(7), utf-8?(7)

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Index

NAME

DESCRIPTION

ISO 8859 alphabets

ISO 8859-8 characters

NOTES

SEE ALSO

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