Who is pascal?

  • (noun): A programing language designed to teach programming through a top-down modular approach.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on pascal:

Stowaway In The Sky - Plot
... The film tells the story of Pascal, a small child who's fascinated by his grandfather's lighter-than-air balloon ... As the grand-père takes the balloon on a demonstration, Pascal climbs on board and lifts them both upward to an adventure ... land-bound adults have conniptions as the balloon wafts by, yet, Pascal has a great time ...
List Of JVM Languages - JVM Languages - JVM Implementations of Existing Languages
... Common Lisp Armed Bear Common Lisp CLforJava Jatha Common Lisp Library Component Pascal Gardens Point Component Pascal Erlang Erjang Forth myForth Go jgo JavaScript Rhino Logo jLogo ...
Pascal - Other Uses
... PASCAL (database), a scientific bibliographic database maintained by INIST Pascal blanc, a French white wine grape Pascal, an alias of Flip Fill, dance music producers Graham Turner and Mark Hall Pascal ... Pascal's Furniture and Hardware, a Montreal hardware and furniture store trading under the name “PascalPascal College, school in Zaandam, the Netherlands, for pre-university secondary education Pattern ...
Sourceware Archive Group - Modern Forms
... There are many websites offering source code, sample programs written in pure Pascal, Object Pascal or Delphi, many of whom provide huge libraries of VCL components licensed in many ... With the development of Free Pascal and Lazarus, and the introduction of their Free Component Library (FCL) and Lazarus Component Library (LCL), FCL- and LCL-oriented components are ...
Comparison Of Pascal And Delphi
... Devised by Niklaus Wirth in the late 1960s and early 1970s, Pascal is a programming language ... of an IDE, set of standard libraries, and a Pascal-based language commonly called either Object Pascal, Delphi Pascal, or simply 'Delphi' (Embarcadero's current ... While developing Pascal, Wirth employed a bootstrapping procedure in which each newer version of the Pascal compiler was written and compiled with its predecessor ...

More definitions of "pascal":

  • (noun): French mathematician and philosopher and Jansenist; invented an adding machine; contributed (with Fermat) to the theory of probability (1623-1662).
    Synonyms: Blaise Pascal
  • (noun): A unit of pressure equal to one newton per square meter.
    Synonyms: Pa

Famous quotes containing the word pascal:

    Atheism shows strength of mind, but only to a certain degree.
    —Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    The greatness of man is so evident that it is even proved by his wretchedness. For what in animals is nature, we call in man wretchedness—by which we recognize that, his nature being now like that of animals, he has fallen from a better nature which once was his.
    —Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    There are two kinds of people one can call reasonable: those who serve God with all their heart because they know him, and those who seek him with all their heart because they do not know him.
    —Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)