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 af-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 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., Mrt., 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: 2024-05-20
Pattern: y-MM-dd
Local Pattern: y-MM-dd
Date.2 Example: 20 Mei 2024
Pattern: dd MMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMM y
Date.1 Example: 20 Mei 2024
Pattern: dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMMM y
Date.0 Example: Maandag, 20 Mei 2024
Pattern: EEEE, dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: EEEE, dd MMMM y

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Parent: Afrikaans (af)