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babel – Multilingual support for Plain TeX or LaTeX

The pack­age man­ages cul­tur­ally-de­ter­mined ty­po­graph­i­cal (and other) rules, and hy­phen­ation pat­terns for a wide range of lan­guages. A doc­u­ment may se­lect a sin­gle lan­guage to be sup­ported, or it may se­lect sev­eral, in which case the doc­u­ment may switch from one lan­guage to an­other in a va­ri­ety of ways.

Ba­bel uses con­tributed con­fig­u­ra­tion files that pro­vide the de­tail of what has to be done for each lan­guage.

Users of XTeX are ad­vised to use poly­glos­sia rather than Ba­bel.

Sources/macros/latex/required/babel/base
Doc­u­men­ta­tion
Ver­sion3.9k 2014-03-24
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense 1.3
Copy­right1989-2012 Jo­hannes Braams
2012-2014 Javier Be­zos and Jo­hannes L. Braams
Main­tainerJavier Be­zos
Jo­hannes L. Braams (in­ac­tive)
Con­tained inTeXlive as ba­bel
MikTeX as ba­bel
Topics sup­port for more than one (nat­u­ral) lan­guage

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