ICU Locale “English (Botswana)” (en_BW)

General Information

Property Value
Base locale ID en_BW
Language en
Country BW
Display name English (Botswana)
Display name with dialect English (Botswana)
Character orientation left-to-right
Line orientation top-to-bottom
ISO 639-2/T language code eng
Java Locale (no exact match)
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Property Value
Currency symbol P
Decimal separator .
Digit #
Exponent separator E
Grouping separator ,
International currency symbol BWP
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 AM, PM
Eras BC, AD
Era names Before Christ, Anno Domini
Months January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Short months Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Short weekdays Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Weekdays Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Format Pattern
Date.3 Example: 25/10/16
Pattern: dd/MM/yy
Local Pattern: dd/MM/yy
Date.2 Example: Oct 25, 2016
Pattern: MMM d, y
Local Pattern: MMM d, y
Date.1 Example: 25 October 2016
Pattern: dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMMM y
Date.0 Example: Tuesday 25 October 2016
Pattern: EEEE dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: EEEE dd MMMM y

Also see the list of time zones.

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Parent: English (en)