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NAME

iso_8859-8 - the ISO 8859-8 character set encoded in octal, decimal, and hexadecimal  

DESCRIPTION

The ISO 8859 standard includes several 8-bit extensions to the ASCII character set (also known as ISO 646-IRV). ISO 8859-8, or "ISO Hebrew" encodes the characters used in Modern Hebrew (or Ivrit). Neither short vowels nor diacritical marks are included, and Yiddish is not provided for.  

ISO 8859 Alphabets

The full set of ISO 8859 alphabets includes:
ISO 8859-1West European languages (Latin-1)
ISO 8859-2Central and East European languages (Latin-2)
ISO 8859-3Southeast European and miscellaneous languages (Latin-3)
ISO 8859-4Scandinavian/Baltic languages (Latin-4)
ISO 8859-5Latin/Cyrillic
ISO 8859-6Latin/Arabic
ISO 8859-7Latin/Greek
ISO 8859-8Latin/Hebrew
ISO 8859-9Latin-1 modification for Turkish (Latin-5)
ISO 8859-10Lappish/Nordic/Eskimo languages (Latin-6)
ISO 8859-11Latin/Thai
ISO 8859-13Baltic Rim languages (Latin-7)
ISO 8859-14Celtic (Latin-8)
ISO 8859-15West European languages (Latin-9)
ISO 8859-16Romanian (Latin-10)
 

ISO 8859-8 Characters

The following table displays the characters in ISO 8859-8, which are printable and unlisted in the ascii(7) manual page. The fourth column will only show the proper glyphs in an environment configured for ISO 8859-8.
OctDecHexCharDescription

240160A0 NO-BREAK SPACE
242162A2CENT SIGN
243163A3POUND SIGN
244164A4CURRENCY SIGN
245165A5YEN SIGN
246166A6BROKEN BAR
247167A7SECTION SIGN
250168A8DIAERESIS
251169A9COPYRIGHT SIGN
252170AAMULTIPLICATION SIGN
253171ABLEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK
254172ACNOT SIGN
255173ADSOFT HYPHEN
256174AEREGISTERED SIGN
257175AFMACRON
260176B0DEGREE SIGN
261177B1PLUS-MINUS SIGN
262178B2SUPERSCRIPT TWO
263179B3SUPERSCRIPT THREE
264180B4ACUTE ACCENT
265181B5MICRO SIGN
266182B6PILCROW SIGN
267183B7MIDDLE DOT
270184B8CEDILLA
271185B9SUPERSCRIPT ONE
272186BADIVISION SIGN
273187BBRIGHT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK
274188BCVULGAR FRACTION ONE QUARTER
275189BDVULGAR FRACTION ONE HALF
276190BEVULGAR FRACTION THREE QUARTERS
337222DFDOUBLE LOW LINE
340223E0HEBREW LETTER ALEF
341224E1HEBREW LETTER BET
342225E2HEBREW LETTER GIMEL
343226E3HEBREW LETTER DALET
344227E4HEBREW LETTER HE
345228E5HEBREW LETTER VAV
346229E6HEBREW LETTER ZAYIN
347230E7HEBREW LETTER HET
350231E8HEBREW LETTER TET
351232E9HEBREW LETTER YOD
352233EAHEBREW LETTER FINAL KAF
353234EBHEBREW LETTER KAF
354235ECHEBREW LETTER LAMED
355236EDHEBREW LETTER FINAL MEM
356237EEHEBREW LETTER MEM
357238EFHEBREW LETTER FINAL NUN
360239F0HEBREW LETTER NUN
361240F1HEBREW LETTER SAMEKH
362241F2HEBREW LETTER AYIN
363242F3HEBREW LETTER FINAL PE
364243F4HEBREW LETTER PE
365244F5HEBREW LETTER FINAL TSADI
366245F6HEBREW LETTER TSADI
367246F7HEBREW LETTER QOF
370247F8HEBREW LETTER RESH
371248F9HEBREW LETTER SHIN
372249FAHEBREW LETTER TAV
375252FDLEFT-TO-RIGHT MARK
376253FERIGHT-TO-LEFT MARK
 

NOTES

ISO 8859-8 was also known as ISO-IR-138.  

SEE ALSO

ascii(7)  

COLOPHON

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Index

NAME
DESCRIPTION
ISO 8859 Alphabets
ISO 8859-8 Characters
NOTES
SEE ALSO
COLOPHON

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Time: 15:27:57 GMT, June 11, 2010

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