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International Language Environments Guide for Oracle® Solaris 11.4

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Updated: November 2020
 
 

Available Locales and Supported Character Sets

The available locales can be classified as recommended locales and additional locales. The following tables summarize the locales available in Oracle Solaris 11.4, including details of the supported character sets wherever appropriate.

For more information about managing installed locales, see Adding or Removing Locales by Using nlsadm.

Table 16  Recommended Locales
Locale
Code Set
Description
C
US-ASCII
C, POSIX
POSIX
US-ASCII
C, POSIX
af_ZA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Afrikaans, South Africa
ar_AE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, United Arab Emirates
ar_BH.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Bahrain
ar_DZ.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Algeria
ar_EG.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Egypt
ar_IQ.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Iraq
ar_JO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Jordan
ar_KW.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Kuwait
ar_LY.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Libya
ar_MA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Morocco
ar_OM.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Oman
ar_QA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Qatar
ar_SA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Saudi Arabia
ar_TN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Tunisia
ar_YE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Arabic, Yemen
as_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Assamese, India
az_AZ.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Azerbaijani, Azerbaijan
be_BY.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Belarusian, Belarus
bg_BG.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Bulgarian, Bulgaria
bn_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Bengali, India
bs_BA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Bosnian, Bosnia and Herzegovina
ca_ES.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Catalan, Spain
cs_CZ.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Czech, Czech Republic
da_DK.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Danish, Denmark
de_AT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
German, Austria
de_BE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
German, Belgium
de_CH.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
German, Switzerland
de_DE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
German, Germany
de_LI.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
German, Liechtenstein
de_LU.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
German, Luxembourg
el_CY.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Greek, Cyprus
el_GR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Greek, Greece
en_AU.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Australia
en_BW.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Botswana
en_CA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Canada
en_GB.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, United Kingdom
en_HK.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Hong Kong SAR China
en_IE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Ireland
en_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, India
en_MT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Malta
en_NZ.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, New Zealand
en_PH.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Philippines
en_SG.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Singapore
en_US.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, U.S.A.
en_ZW.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
English, Zimbabwe
es_AR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Argentina
es_BO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Bolivia
es_CL.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Chile
es_CO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Colombia
es_CR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Costa Rica
es_DO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Dominican Republic
es_EC.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Ecuador
es_ES.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Spain
es_GT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Guatemala
es_HN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Honduras
es_MX.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Mexico
es_NI.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Nicaragua
es_PA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Panama
es_PE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Peru
es_PR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Puerto Rico
es_PY.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Paraguay
es_SV.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, El Salvador
es_US.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, U.S.A.
es_UY.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Uruguay
es_VE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Spanish, Venezuela
et_EE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Estonian, Estonia
fi_FI.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Finnish, Finland
fr_BE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
French, Belgium
fr_CA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
French, Canada
fr_CH.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
French, Switzerland
fr_FR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
French, France
fr_LU.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
French, Luxembourg
gu_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Gujarati, India
he_IL.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Hebrew, Israel
hi_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Hindi, India
hr_HR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Croatian, Croatia
hu_HU.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Hungarian, Hungary
hy_AM.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Armenian, Armenia
id_ID.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Indonesian, Indonesia
is_IS.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Icelandic, Iceland
it_CH.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Italian, Switzerland
it_IT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Italian, Italy
ja_JP.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Japanese, Japan – JIS X 0201:1976, JIS X 0208:1990, JIS X 0212:1990, JIS X 0213:2004, Vendor-defined characters (VDC), User-defined characters (UDC)
ka_GE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Georgian, Georgia
kk_KZ.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Kazakh, Kazakhstan
kn_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Kannada, India
ko_KR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Korean, Korea
ks_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Kashmiri, India
ky_KG.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Kirghiz, Kyrgyzstan
lt_LT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Lithuanian, Lithuania
lv_LV.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Latvian, Latvia
mk_MK.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Macedonian, Macedonia
ml_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Malayalam, India
mr_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Marathi, India
ms_MY.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Malay, Malaysia
mt_MT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Maltese, Malta
nb_NO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Bokmal, Norway
nl_BE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Dutch, Belgium
nl_NL.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Dutch, Netherlands
nn_NO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Nynorsk, Norway
or_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Oriya, India
pa_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Punjabi, India
pl_PL.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Polish, Poland
pt_BR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Portuguese, Brazil
pt_PT.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Portuguese, Portugal
ro_RO.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Romanian, Romania
ru_RU.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Russian, Russia
ru_UA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Russian, Ukraine
sk_SK.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Slovak, Slovakia
sl_SI.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Slovenian, Slovenia
sq_AL.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Albanian, Albania
sr_ME.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Serbian, Montenegro
sr_ME.UTF-8@latin
Unicode 8.0
Serbian, Montenegro (Latin)
sr_RS.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Serbian, Serbia
sr_RS.UTF-8@latin
Unicode 8.0
Serbian, Serbia (Latin)
sv_SE.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Swedish, Sweden
ta_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Tamil, India
te_IN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Telugu, India
th_TH.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Thai, Thailand
tr_TR.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Turkish, Turkey
uk_UA.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Ukrainian, Ukraine
vi_VN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Vietnamese, Vietnam
zh_CN.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Simplified Chinese, China
zh_HK.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Traditional Chinese, Hong Kong SAR China
zh_SG.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Chinese, Singapore
zh_TW.UTF-8
Unicode 8.0
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan
Table 17  Additional Locales
Locales
Code Set
Description
ar_EG.ISO8859-6
ISO8859-6
Arabic, Egypt
bg_BG.ISO8859-5
ISO8859-5
Bulgarian, Bulgaria
bs_BA.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Bosnian, Bosnia and Herzegovina
ca_ES.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Catalan, Spain
ca_ES.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Catalan, Spain
cs_CZ.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Czech, Czech Republic
cs_CZ.UTF-8@euro
Unicode 8.0
Czech, Czech Republic (Euro)
da_DK.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Danish, Denmark
da_DK.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Danish, Denmark
da_DK.ISO8859-15@euro
ISO8859-15
Danish, Denmark (Euro)
de_AT.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
German, Austria
de_AT.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
German, Austria
de_CH.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
German, Switzerland
de_DE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
German, Germany
de_DE.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
German, Germany
el_GR.ISO8859-7
ISO8859-7
Greek, Greece
en_AU.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
English, Australia
en_CA.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
English, Canada
en_GB.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
English, United Kingdom
en_GB.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
English, United Kingdom
en_GB.ISO8859-15@euro
ISO8859-15
English, United Kingdom (Euro)
en_IE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
English, Ireland
en_IE.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
English, Ireland
en_NZ.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
English, New Zealand
en_US.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
English, U.S.A.
en_US.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
English, U.S.A.
en_US.ISO8859-15@euro
ISO8859-15
English, U.S.A. (Euro)
es_AR.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Argentina
es_BO.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Bolivia
es_CL.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Chile
es_CO.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Colombia
es_CR.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Costa Rica
es_EC.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Ecuador
es_ES.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Spain
es_ES.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Spanish, Spain
es_GT.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Guatemala
es_MX.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Mexico
es_NI.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Nicaragua
es_PA.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Panama
es_PE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Peru
es_PY.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Paraguay
es_SV.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, El Salvador
es_UY.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Uruguay
es_VE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Spanish, Venezuela
et_EE.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Estonian, Estonia
fi_FI.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Finnish, Finland
fi_FI.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Finnish, Finland
fr_BE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
French, Belgium
fr_BE.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
French, Belgium
fr_CA.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
French, Canada
fr_CH.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
French, Switzerland
fr_FR.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
French, France
fr_FR.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
French, France
he_IL.ISO8859-8
ISO8859-8
Hebrew, Israel
hr_HR.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Croatian, Croatia
hu_HU.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Hungarian, Hungary
is_IS.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Icelandic, Iceland
it_IT.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Italian, Italy
it_IT.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Italian, Italy
ja_JP.PCK
PCK
Japanese, Japan (PC Kanji code, aka. Shift-JIS) – JIS X 0201:1976, JIS X 0208:1990, Vendor-defined characters (VDC), User-defined characters (UDC)
ja_JP.eucJP
EUC-JP
Japanese EUC environment. Compliant to UI-OSF Japanese Environment Implementation Agreement Version 1.1 – JIS X 0201:1976, JIS X 0208:1990, JIS X 0212:1990 VDC, UDC
ja_JP.UTF-8@cldr
Unicode 8.0
Japanese, Japan (CLDR) – JIS X 0201:1976, JIS X 0208:1990, JIS X 0212:1990, JIS X 0213:2004, VDC, UDC
ko_KR.EUC
KS X 1001
Korean, Korea
ko_KR.EUC@dict
KS X 1001
Korean, Korea (dict)
ko_KR.UTF-8@dict
Unicode 8.0
Korean, Korea (dict)
lt_LT.ISO8859-13
ISO8859-13
Lithuanian, Lithuania
lv_LV.ISO8859-13
ISO8859-13
Latvian, Latvia
mk_MK.ISO8859-5
ISO8859-5
Macedonian, Macedonia
nb_NO.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Norwegian Bokmal, Norway
nl_BE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Dutch, Belgium
nl_BE.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Dutch, Belgium
nl_NL.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Dutch, Netherlands
nl_NL.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Dutch, Netherlands
nn_NO.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Norwegian Nynorsk, Norway
pl_PL.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Polish, Poland
pt_BR.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Portuguese, Brazil
pt_PT.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Portuguese, Portugal
pt_PT.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Portuguese, Portugal
ro_RO.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Romanian, Romania
ru_RU.ANSI1251
ANSI1251
Russian, Russia
ru_RU.ISO8859-5
ISO8859-5
Russian, Russia
ru_RU.KOI8-R
KOI8-R
Russian, Russia
sk_SK.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Slovak, Slovakia
sl_SI.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Slovenian, Slovenia
sq_AL.ISO8859-2
ISO8859-2
Albanian, Albania
sr_ME.ISO8859-5
ISO8859-5
Serbian, Montenegro
sv_SE.ISO8859-1
ISO8859-1
Swedish, Sweden
sv_SE.ISO8859-15
ISO8859-15
Swedish, Sweden
sv_SE.ISO8859-15@euro
ISO8859-15
Swedish, Sweden (Euro)
sv_SE.UTF-8@euro
Unicode 8.0
Swedish, Sweden (Euro)
th_TH.TIS620
TIS-620
Thai, Thailand
tr_TR.ISO8859-9
ISO8859-9
Turkish, Turkey
zh_CN.EUC
GB2312
Simplified Chinese, China
zh_CN.EUC@pinyin
GB2312
Simplified Chinese, China (pinyin)
zh_CN.EUC@radical
GB2312
Simplified Chinese, China (radical)
zh_CN.EUC@stroke
GB2312
Simplified Chinese, China (stroke)
zh_CN.GB18030
GB18030
Simplified Chinese, China
zh_CN.GB18030@pinyin
GB18030
Simplified Chinese, China (pinyin)
zh_CN.GB18030@radical
GB18030
Simplified Chinese, China (radical)
zh_CN.GB18030@stroke
GB18030
Simplified Chinese, China (stroke)
zh_CN.GBK
GBK
Simplified Chinese, China
zh_CN.GBK@pinyin
GBK
Simplified Chinese, China (pinyin)
zh_CN.GBK@radical
GBK
Simplified Chinese, China (radical)
zh_CN.GBK@stroke
GBK
Simplified Chinese, China (stroke)
zh_CN.UTF-8@pinyin
Unicode 8.0
Simplified Chinese, China (pinyin)
zh_CN.UTF-8@radical
Unicode 8.0
Simplified Chinese, China (radical)
zh_CN.UTF-8@stroke
Unicode 8.0
Simplified Chinese, China (stroke)
zh_HK.BIG5HK
BIG5-HKSCS
Traditional Chinese, Hong Kong SAR China
zh_HK.BIG5HK@radical
BIG5-HKSCS
Traditional Chinese, Hong Kong SAR China (radical)
zh_HK.BIG5HK@stroke
BIG5-HKSCS
Traditional Chinese, Hong Kong SAR China (stroke)
zh_HK.UTF-8@radical
Unicode 8.0
Traditional Chinese, Hong Kong SAR China (radical)
zh_HK.UTF-8@stroke
Unicode 8.0
Traditional Chinese, Hong Kong SAR China (stroke)
zh_TW.BIG5
BIG5
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan
zh_TW.BIG5@pinyin
BIG5
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (pinyin)
zh_TW.BIG5@radical
BIG5
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (radical)
zh_TW.BIG5@stroke
BIG5
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (stroke)
zh_TW.BIG5@zhuyin
BIG5
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (zhuyin)
zh_TW.EUC
CNS11643-1992
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan
zh_TW.EUC@pinyin
CNS11643
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (pinyin)
zh_TW.EUC@radical
CNS11643
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (radical)
zh_TW.EUC@stroke
CNS11643
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (stroke)
zh_TW.EUC@zhuyin
CNS11643
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (zhuyin)
zh_TW.UTF-8@pinyin
UTF-8
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (pinyin)
zh_TW.UTF-8@radical
UTF-8
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (radical)
zh_TW.UTF-8@stroke
UTF-8
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (stroke)
zh_TW.UTF-8@zhuyin
UTF-8
Traditional Chinese, Taiwan (zhuyin)

Note -  In earlier Oracle Solaris releases, the specification of the ja locale (compatible with older Oracle Solaris releases) was different from the ja_JP.eucJP locale, but the ja locale is now the locale alias for ja_JP.eucJP in Oracle Solaris 11.4.