Forth Alternatives

    Forth is described as 'Imperative stack-based computer programming language and environment' and is an app in the Development category. There are six alternatives to Forth for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD and Android. The best alternative is C (programming language), which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Forth are C++ (Free, Open Source), V (programming language) (Free, Open Source), Object Pascal (Free, Open Source) and Pike programming language (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 3, 2021

    1. C is a general-purpose computer programming language. C is one of the most widely used programming languages of all time.
    2. C++ is a statically typed, free-form, multi-paradigm, compiled, general-purpose, powerful programming language. It is regarded as an intermediate-level language, as it comprises a combination of both high-level and low-level language features.


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      V is a statically typed compiled programming language designed for building maintainable software. It's similar to Go and is also influenced by Oberon, Rust, Swift.
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      • AROS
      • Haiku
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      Object Pascal is a multi-paradigm, object-oriented, component-based general purpose programming language.
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    3. Pike is a dynamic programming language with a syntax similar to Java and C. It is simple to learn, does not require long compilation passes and has powerful built-in data types allowing simple and really fast data manipulation.


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      The Odin programming language is fast, concise, readable, pragmatic and open sourced.
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