iso_8859_16(7) -- Linux man page
iso_8859-16 - the ISO 8859-16 character set encoded in octal, decimal,
The ISO 8859 standard includes several 8-bit extensions to the ASCII
character set (also known as ISO 646-IRV). ISO 8859-16, the "Latin
Alphabet No. 10" is used to encode Central and Eastern European Latin
characters and is not implemented yet by any program vendors.
ISO 8859-16 supports the following languages: Albanian, Bosnian,
Croatian, English, Finnish, German, Hungarian, Irish, Polish,
Romanian, Slovenian and Serbian.
Also note that the following Cyrillic-based languages have one-to-one
transliterations to Latin 10: Macedonian and Serbian.
ISO 8859 Alphabets
The full set of ISO 8859 alphabets includes:
|ISO 8859-1||West European languages (Latin-1)|
|ISO 8859-2||Central and East European languages (Latin-2)|
|ISO 8859-3||Southeast European and miscellaneous languages (Latin-3)|
|ISO 8859-4||Scandinavian/Baltic languages (Latin-4)|
|ISO 8859-9||Latin-1 modification for Turkish (Latin-5)|
|ISO 8859-10||Lappish/Nordic/Eskimo languages (Latin-6)|
|ISO 8859-13||Baltic Rim languages (Latin-7)|
|ISO 8859-14||Celtic (Latin-8)|
|ISO 8859-15||West European languages (Latin-9)|
|ISO 8859-16||Romanian (Latin-10)|
ISO 8859-16 Characters
The following table displays the characters in ISO 8859-16 (Latin-10),
which are printable and unlisted in the
manual page. The fourth column will only show the proper glyphs
in an environment configured for ISO 8859-16.