$language

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An object containing the information for the active interface language.

It represents the language the user interface textual elements such as titles, labels or messages, are to be displayed in.

Example values:

  • 'language' => 'en',
  • 'name' => 'English',
  • 'native' => 'English',
  • 'direction' => 0,
  • 'enabled' => 1,
  • 'plurals' => 0,
  • 'formula' => '',
  • 'domain' => '',
  • 'prefix' => '',
  • 'weight' => 0,
  • 'javascript' => ''

See also

LANGUAGE_TYPE_INTERFACE

drupal_language_initialize()

documentation/developer/globals.php, line 108

<?php
global $language
?>