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Encyclopedia > Java (disambiguation)
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Java most commonly refers to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

  • Java, an island in Indonesia and the most populous island in the world
  • Java (Sun), a technology developed by Sun Microsystems for machine-independent software
  • JAVA, the NASDAQ ticker symbol for Sun Microsystems
  • Java (programming language), an object-oriented high-level programming language developed by Sun Microsystems

Java may also refer to: This article is about the Java island. ... Java refers to a number of computer software products and specifications from Sun Microsystems (the Java™ technology) that together provide a system for developing and deploying cross-platform applications. ... Sun Microsystems, Inc. ... “Java language” redirects here. ...


  • Java Pipistrelle, Pipistrellus javanicus, a species of pipistrelle bat
  • Java shark, Carcharhinus amboinensis, also known as the pigeye shark
  • Java Sparrow, Padda oryzivora, a popular cage-bird

Binomial name Carcharhinus amboinensis (Müller & Henle, 1839) Range of pigeye shark The pigeye shark, Carcharhinus amboinensis, is a requiem shark of the family Carcharhinidae, found in tropical waters between latitudes 26° N and 26° S, from the surface to 150 m. ... Binomial name Padda oryzivora Linnaeus, 1758 The Java Sparrow, Padda oryzivora also known as Java Finch or Java Rice Bird is a small passerine bird. ...

Computer science

Java refers to a number of computer software products and specifications from Sun Microsystems (the Java™ technology) that together provide a system for developing and deploying cross-platform applications. ... “Java language” redirects here. ... Java Logo The Java Runtime Environment, or JRE, or J2RE is a software bundle from Sun Microsystems that allows a computer system to run a Java application. ... The Java Development Kit (JDK) is a Sun Microsystems product aimed at Java developers. ... A Java Virtual Machine (JVM) is a set of computer software programs and data structures which implements a specific virtual machine model. ... The Java platform is the name for a bundle of related programs, or platform, from Sun Microsystems which allow for developing and running programs written in the Java programming language. ... Java Platform, Standard Edition or Java SE (formerly known up to version 5. ... Java Platform, Enterprise Edition or Java EE is a widely used platform for server programming in the Java programming language. ... Java Micro Edition (Java ME or as it used to be referred to J2ME), is a runtime and collection of Java APIs for the development of software for resource contrained devices such as PDAs, cell phones and other consumer appliances. ... A Java applet is an applet delivered in the form of Java bytecode. ... Duke is the mascot of the Java programming language. ... It has been suggested that Client-side JavaScript be merged into this article or section. ...


  • Java (cigarettes), a brand of Russian cigarettes
  • Java coffee, a variety of coffee grown on the island of Java, or American slang for 'coffee'
  • Java, a brand of cachaça, a type of alcohol

Java coffee is a coffee produced on the island of Java. ... Cachaça Java, from Salinas-MG, Brazil Cachaça (IPA: ) is the most popular distilled alcoholic beverage in Brazil. ...


  • Java (band), a French band
  • Java (dance), a Parisian Bal-musette dance
  • Java (Martin Mystère), a Neanderthal who assists the title character in Martin Mystère comics
  • Java Joel, midwestern U.S. DJ
  • Java Barn, live music venue at St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York
  • Java, a song by Allen Toussaint

Java is a French band, composed of François Xavier Bossard (accordion/keyboard), Erwan Seguillon (auteur/interprète), Jérôme (double bass) and Alexis (Drums), that was formed in 2000. ... Former radio personality of Top 40 WKSC 103. ... Java Barn, Established in 1993 as a student-run coffeehouse at St. ... Paul Shaffer (L) and Allen Toussaint on the September 7, 2005 show of The Late Show with David Letterman Allen Toussaint (born January 14, 1938) is an American musician, songwriter and record producer and one of the most influential figures in New Orleans R&B. In the 1960s and 1970s...


This article is about the Java island. ... The Javanese are an ethnic group native to the Indonesian island of Java. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Map showing West Java in Indonesia West Java (Jawa Barat) is a province of Indonesia, located on the island of Java. ... Central Java (Indonesian: Jawa Tengah) is a province of Indonesia. ... East Java (Indonesian: Jawa Timur) is a province of Indonesia. ... Combatants Netherlands United Kingdom Australia United States Empire of Japan Commanders Hein ter Poorten Hitoshi Imamura Strength Netherlands: 25,000; Britain: about 3,500; Australia: about 2,500; U.S. about 1,000 about 35,000 troops Casualties Netherlands: ?; Britain: ?; Australia: 36 Dead, 60 wounded; U.S.: ? 100+ killed The... Combatants United States Netherlands United Kingdom Australia Japan Commanders Karel Doorman† Takeo Takagi Strength 2 heavy cruisers 3 light cruisers 12 destroyers 2 heavy cruisers 2 light cruisers 14 destroyers 10 transports Casualties 5 cruisers sunk 5 destroyers sunk 2,300 sailors killed 4 loaded troop transports sunk The Battle... The Java Sea (Jawa Sea) is a large (310,000 km²), shallow sea in the southern Pacific Ocean. ... Java Man was one of the first specimens of Homo erectus to be discovered. ... Binomial name Desmarest, 1822 Javan Rhinoceros Range Subspecies Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus Rhinoceros sondaicus inermis (extinct) Rhinoceros sondaicus sondaicus The Javan Rhinoceros, Rhinoceros sondaicus is one of the rarest and most endangered large mammals anywhere in the world. ... Trinomial name Panthera tigris sondaica (Temminck, 1844) Javan Tiger range map The Javan tiger (Panthera tigris sondaica) was a tiger limited to the Indonesian island of Java. ... The Java Trench, also called Sunda Trench, with a length of 2 600 km and a maximum depth of 7 725 meters at 10°19N, 109°58E, was long thought to be the deepest trench of the Indian Ocean, but is in fact second to the Diamantina Trench... The Java War was fought in Java between 1825 and 1830. ... The Anglo-Dutch Java War in 1810-1811 was a war between Great Britain and Netherlands fought entirely on the Island of Java in colonial Indonesia. ... Java is a town in Georgia, Located in northern Shida Kartli region, where the self-proclaimed republic of South Ossetia is situated. ... Java (Georgian: ჯავა) is a district (Raioni) in Georgias Shida Kartli region. ... Java is a town on São Tomé Island in the nation of São Tomé and Príncipe. ... Java is a town located in Wyoming County, New York. ... Java is a town located in Walworth County, South Dakota. ... Java Road (渣華道) is a main road in North Point on the Hong Kong Island of Hong Kong. ... Pittsylvania County is a county located in the state of Virginia. ...


  • Java apple, Syzygium samarangense, tree also known as the wax apple
  • Java fern, Microsorum pteropus, an aquatic fern
  • Java moss, Versicularia dubyana, a common aquarium moss
  • Java pepper, Piper cubeba, also known as cubeb
  • Java plum, Spondias mombin, also known as the golden apple

Binomial name Syzygium samarangense (Blume) Merrill & Perry Syzygium samarangense (syn. ... Binomial name Versicularia dubyana (Brotherus, 1908) Java Moss (Taxiphyllum barbieri) is a common aquarium moss belonging to the Hypnaceae family. ... Binomial name Piper cubeba L. Cubeb (Piper cubeba), or tailed pepper, is a plant in genus Piper, cultivated for its fruit and essential oil. ... Binomial name Spondias mombin L. Synonyms Spondias lutea L. Spondias mombin is a species of flowering plant in the family Anacardiaceae. ...


  • HMS Java, three ships of the British Royal Navy
  • USS Java (1815), a 44-gun frigate in the United States Navy
  • Java class cruiser, a class of Dutch World War Two vintage cruisers

Three ships of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Java. ... USS Java was a 44-gun frigate in the United States Navy. ...


  Results from FactBites:
Java (island) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1355 words)
Java (7° S 109° E) is in a chain of islands with Kalimantan (Borneo) to the north, Sumatra to the northwest, Bali to the east, Borneo to the northeast and Christmas Island to the south.
Java is almost entirely of volcanic origin; and contains no fewer than thirty-eight mountains of that conical form, which indicates their having at one time or another been active volcanoes.
Java is also the most densely-populated island in Indonesia, with nearly 60% of the overall population of the country residing there [1].
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