ICU Locale “Lingala (Central African Republic)” (ln_CF)

General Information

Property Value
Base locale ID ln_CF
Language ln
Country CF
Display name Lingala (Central African Republic)
Display name with dialect Lingala (Central African Republic)
Character orientation left-to-right
Line orientation top-to-bottom
ISO 639-2/T language code lin
Java Locale ln-CF
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Property Value
Currency symbol FCFA
Decimal separator ,
Digit #
Exponent separator E
Grouping separator .
International currency symbol XAF
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 ntɔ́ngɔ́, mpókwa
Eras libóso ya, nsima ya Y
Era names Yambo ya Yézu Krís, Nsima ya Yézu Krís
Months sánzá ya yambo, sánzá ya míbalé, sánzá ya mísáto, sánzá ya mínei, sánzá ya mítáno, sánzá ya motóbá, sánzá ya nsambo, sánzá ya mwambe, sánzá ya libwa, sánzá ya zómi, sánzá ya zómi na mɔ̌kɔ́, sánzá ya zómi na míbalé
Short months yan, fbl, msi, apl, mai, yun, yul, agt, stb, ɔtb, nvb, dsb
Short weekdays eye, ybo, mbl, mst, min, mtn, mps
Weekdays eyenga, mokɔlɔ mwa yambo, mokɔlɔ mwa míbalé, mokɔlɔ mwa mísáto, mokɔlɔ ya mínéi, mokɔlɔ ya mítáno, mpɔ́sɔ
Format Pattern
Date.3 Example: 21/5/2024
Pattern: d/M/y
Local Pattern: d/M/y
Date.2 Example: 21 mai 2024
Pattern: d MMM y
Local Pattern: d MMM y
Date.1 Example: 21 sánzá ya mítáno 2024
Pattern: d MMMM y
Local Pattern: d MMMM y
Date.0 Example: mokɔlɔ mwa míbalé 21 sánzá ya mítáno 2024
Pattern: EEEE d MMMM y
Local Pattern: EEEE d MMMM y

Also see the list of time zones.

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Parent: Lingala (ln)