ICU Locale “English (South Africa)” (en_ZA)

General Information

Property Value
Base locale ID en_ZA
Language en
Country ZA
Display name English (South Africa)
Display name with dialect English (South Africa)
Character orientation left-to-right
Line orientation top-to-bottom
ISO 639-2/T language code eng
Java Locale en-ZA
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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 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: 2016/10/21
Pattern: yyyy/MM/dd
Local Pattern: yyyy/MM/dd
Date.2 Example: 21 Oct 2016
Pattern: dd MMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMM y
Date.1 Example: 21 October 2016
Pattern: dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMMM y
Date.0 Example: Friday 21 October 2016
Pattern: EEEE dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: EEEE dd MMMM y

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Parent: English (en)