ICU Locale “Somali (Ethiopia)” (so_ET)

General Information

Property Value
Base locale ID so_ET
Language so
Country ET
Display name Somali (Ethiopia)
Display name with dialect Somali (Ethiopia)
Character orientation left-to-right
Line orientation top-to-bottom
ISO 639-2/T language code som
Java Locale so-ET
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Property Value
Currency symbol Br
Decimal separator .
Digit #
Exponent separator E
Grouping separator ,
International currency symbol ETB
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 sn., gn.
Eras CK, CD
Era names CK, CD
Months Bisha Koobaad, Bisha Labaad, Bisha Saddexaad, Bisha Afraad, Bisha Shanaad, Bisha Lixaad, Bisha Todobaad, Bisha Sideedaad, Bisha Sagaalaad, Bisha Tobnaad, Bisha Kow iyo Tobnaad, Bisha Laba iyo Tobnaad
Short months Kob, Lab, Sad, Afr, Sha, Lix, Tod, Sid, Sag, Tob, KIT, LIT
Short weekdays Axd, Isn, Tal, Arb, Kha, Jim, Sab
Weekdays Axad, Isniin, Talaado, Arbaco, Khamiis, Jimco, Sabti
Format Pattern
Date.3 Example: 29/03/23
Pattern: dd/MM/yy
Local Pattern: dd/MM/yy
Date.2 Example: 29-Sad-2023
Pattern: dd-MMM-y
Local Pattern: dd-MMM-y
Date.1 Example: 29 Bisha Saddexaad 2023
Pattern: dd MMMM y
Local Pattern: dd MMMM y
Date.0 Example: Arbaco, Bisha Saddexaad 29, 2023
Pattern: EEEE, MMMM dd, y
Local Pattern: EEEE, MMMM dd, y

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Parent: Somali (so)