ICU Locale “Swiss German (Switzerland)” (gsw_CH)

General Information

Property Value
Base locale ID gsw_CH
Language gsw
Country CH
Display name Swiss German (Switzerland)
Display name with dialect Swiss German (Switzerland)
Character orientation left-to-right
Line orientation top-to-bottom
ISO 639-2/T language code gsw
Java Locale gsw-CH
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Property Value
Currency symbol CHF
Decimal separator .
Digit #
Exponent separator E
Grouping separator
International currency symbol CHF
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 Vormittag, am Namittag
Eras v. Chr., n. Chr.
Era names v. Chr., n. Chr.
Months Januar, Februar, März, April, Mai, Juni, Juli, Auguscht, Septämber, Oktoober, Novämber, Dezämber
Short months Jan, Feb, Mär, Apr, Mai, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Okt, Nov, Dez
Short weekdays Su., Mä., Zi., Mi., Du., Fr., Sa.
Weekdays Sunntig, Määntig, Ziischtig, Mittwuch, Dunschtig, Friitig, Samschtig
Format Pattern
Date.3 Example: 04.06.23
Pattern: dd.MM.yy
Local Pattern: dd.MM.yy
Date.2 Example: 04.06.2023
Pattern: dd.MM.y
Local Pattern: dd.MM.y
Date.1 Example: 4. Juni 2023
Pattern: d. MMMM y
Local Pattern: d. MMMM y
Date.0 Example: Sunntig, 4. Juni 2023
Pattern: EEEE, d. MMMM y
Local Pattern: EEEE, d. MMMM y

Also see the list of time zones.

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Parent: Swiss German (gsw)