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Miranda

Miranda is a programming language created in 1985 by David Turner.

Miranda is a lazy, purely functional programming language designed by David Turner as a successor to his earlier programming languages SASL and KRC, using some concepts from ML and Hope. It was produced by Research Software Ltd. of England (which holds a trademark on the name Miranda) and was the first purely functional language to be commercially supported.Miranda was first released in 1985, as a fast interpreter in C for Unix-flavour operating systems, with subsequent releases in 1987 and 1989. Read more on Wikipedia...

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Example code from Riju:

main = [Stdout "Hello, world!"]

Example code from hello-world:

main :: [sys_message] main = [Stdout "Hello World"]

Example code from Wikipedia:

> || The infinite list of all prime numbers. The list of potential prime numbers starts as all integers from 2 onwards; as each prime is returned, all the following numbers that can exactly be divided by it are filtered out of the list of candidates. > primes = sieve [2..] > sieve (p:x) = p : sieve [n | n <- x; n mod p ~= 0]

Language features

Feature Supported Example Token
Strings โœ“
"Hello world"
"
Print() Debugging โœ“ Stdout
Semantic Indentation โœ“

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