10.1.13.2 West European Character Sets

Western European character sets cover most West European languages, such as French, Spanish, Catalan, Basque, Portuguese, Italian, Albanian, Dutch, German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Faroese, Icelandic, Irish, Scottish, and English.

For additional information about Western European collations in MySQL, see Collation-Charts.Org (ascii, cp850, dec8, hp8, latin1, macroman, swe7).