Updated: 06/30/2019 by Computer Hope

High-level programming language developed by Niklaus Wirth in 1971 that is named after the Mathematician Blaise Pascal. Below is an example of a Pascal program that prints Hello World!.

program Hello;
Write('Hello world');

After the above is entered into a file, save the file as hello.pas and compile the program before it can be run.

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High-level language, Pascal case, Pascaline, Procedural language, Programming language, Programming terms