r18n VS i18n

Compare r18n vs i18n and see what are their differences.


I18n tool to translate your Ruby application. (by r18n)


Internationalization (i18n) library for Ruby (by ruby-i18n)
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r18n i18n
0 3
507 958
0.2% 0.3%
0.0 0.0
over 1 year ago about 2 months ago
Ruby Ruby
- MIT License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of i18n. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-08-23.
  • Internationalize and Humanize your Ruby on Rails application
    2 projects | dev.to | 23 Aug 2023
    Ruby on Rails provides built-in support for I18n, making it easy to create and manage translations for different languages. The humanization helpers of ActiveRecord and ActiveModel I18n, and you can leverage this to make you application support multiple languages, and to also humanize your object names and attributes to generate human readable content and forms.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing r18n and i18n you can also consider the following projects:

twitter-cldr-rb - Ruby implementation of the ICU (International Components for Unicode) that uses the Common Locale Data Repository to format dates, plurals, and more.

Globalize - Rails I18n de-facto standard library for ActiveRecord model/data translation.

i18n-tasks - Manage translation and localization with static analysis, for Ruby i18n

FastGettext - Ruby GetText, but 12x faster + 530x less garbage + simple + clean namespace + threadsafe + extendable + multiple backends

Traco - Translatable columns for Ruby on Rails, stored in the model table itself.

i18n-backend-side_by_side - Tired of jumping between language files when translating keys? Stop jumping and have all the languages side by side.

Termit - Translations with speech synthesis in your terminal as a ruby gem

Mobility - Pluggable Ruby translation framework