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CultureInfo.EnglishName Property

Gets the culture name in the format languagefull [country/regionfull] in English.

Namespace:  System.Globalization
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
abstract EnglishName : string with get 
override EnglishName : string with get

Property Value

Type: System.String
The culture name in the format languagefull [country/regionfull] in English, where languagefull is the full name of the language and country/regionfull is the full name of the country/region.

For example, the EnglishName for the specific culture name en-US is "English (United States)".

The value of this property is the same, regardless of the language version of the .NET Framework.

The following code example displays several properties of the neutral cultures.

NoteNote

The example displays the older zh-CHS and zh-CHT culture names with the 0x0004 and 0x7C04 culture identifiers, respectively. However, your Windows Vista applications should use the zh-Hans name instead of zh-CHS and the zh-Hant name instead of zh-CHT. The zh-Hans and zh-Hant names represent the current standard, and should be used unless you have a reason for using the older names.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Portable Class Library

Supported in: Portable Class Library

.NET for Windows Store apps

Supported in: Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone apps

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Silverlight 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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