Developpers spelling

This post is a work in progress where we try to document some popular programming terms and words.

What? Explained Example
Hyphen Used to form compound words. award-winning
Dash Has a space before and after. yes – no
Underscore _


(nl: scheidingstekens, fr: séparateur)

Use to group or seperate numbers or letters.

, ; . () [] {}

Curly brackets

{ }

Square brackets

[ ]


( )

Less then sign


Greater than sign


Quotation mark