ICU Locale “Afrikaans (South Africa)” (af_ZA)

General Information

Property Value
Base locale ID af_ZA
Language af
Country ZA
Display name Afrikaans (South Africa)
Display name with dialect Afrikaans (South Africa)
Character orientation left-to-right
Line orientation top-to-bottom
ISO 639-2/T language code afr
Java Locale (no exact match)
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Property Value
Currency symbol R
Decimal separator ,
Digit #
Exponent separator E
Grouping separator  
International currency symbol ZAR
Minus sign -
Monetary decimal separator ,
Pad escape *
Pattern Separator ;
Percent %
Per mill
Plus sign +
Significant digit @
Zero digit 0


Property Value(s)
AM/PM Strings vm., nm.
Eras v.C., n.C.
Era names voor Christus, na Christus
Months Januarie, Februarie, Maart, April, Mei, Junie, Julie, Augustus, September, Oktober, November, Desember
Short months Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Mei, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Okt, Nov, Des
Short weekdays So, Ma, Di, Wo, Do, Vr, Sa
Weekdays Sondag, Maandag, Dinsdag, Woensdag, Donderdag, Vrydag, Saterdag
Format Pattern
Date.3 Example: 2018-01-18
Pattern: yyyy-MM-dd
Local Pattern: yyyy-MM-dd
Date.2 Example: 18 Jan 2018
Pattern: dd MMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMM y
Date.1 Example: 18 Januarie 2018
Pattern: dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMMM y
Date.0 Example: Donderdag 18 Januarie 2018
Pattern: EEEE dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: EEEE dd MMMM y

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Parent: Afrikaans (af)