Returns a structure containing info to a specific locale. This function combines the locale functions getLocaleCountry, getLocaleDisplayName, and getLocaleLanguage to a single function.

getLocaleInfo() → returns struct

This function requires Lucee 5 and up.  Not supported on Adobe ColdFusion, etc.

Argument Reference

locale string
Default: getLocale()

Geographic/language locale value, where the format is a combination of an ISO 639-1 code and an optional ISO 3166-1 code separated by a dash or an underscore.
  • en
  • de-DE
  • de-CH
  • ...

dspLocale string
Default: getLocaleDisplayName()

Locale's display name/output language
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • ...

Links more information about getLocaleInfo

Sample code invoking the getLocaleInfo function


Outputs the language locale of the page in German.


Expected Result: Englisch

Outputs the German locale in the language defined for the page.

getLocaleInfo(locale='de-DE', dspLocale=getLocaleDisplayName())

Expected Result: Germany

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