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JFactory/getLanguage

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Returns a reference to the global language object, only creating it if it doesn't already exist. The object returned will be of type JLanguage.

Syntax

object JLanguage getLanguage()

Example

The following code gets the name of the current language.

$lang =& JFactory::getLanguage();
echo 'Current language is: ' . $lang->getName();

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