Pygments VS Lark

Compare Pygments vs Lark and see what are their differences.


Lark is a parsing toolkit for Python, built with a focus on ergonomics, performance and modularity. (by lark-parser)
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Pygments Lark
0 15
- 2,978
- 3.4%
- 9.2
over 5 years ago 5 days ago
- MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Pygments. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Pygments yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Lark. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-29.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Pygments and Lark you can also consider the following projects:

PLY - Python Lex-Yacc

pyparsing - Python library for creating PEG parsers [Moved to:]

pydantic - Data parsing and validation using Python type hints

Highlight.js - JavaScript syntax highlighter with language auto-detection and zero dependencies.

sqlparse - A non-validating SQL parser module for Python

Atoma - Atom, RSS and JSON feed parser for Python 3

kotlin-latex-listing - A syntax highlighting template for the Kotlin language in LaTeX listings.

jellyfish - 🎐 a python library for doing approximate and phonetic matching of strings.