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    Hy is described as 'wonderful dialect of Lisp that’s embedded in Python' and is a Programming Language in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Hy for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and Haiku. The best alternative is Python, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Hy are C# (Free, Open Source), Ruby (Free, Open Source), Lua (Free, Open Source) and Perl (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 9, 2021
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    Hy is a wonderful dialect of Lisp that’s embedded in Python.
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      Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented, extensible programming language. It provides an extraordinary combination of clarity and versatility, and is free and comprehensively ported.
    1. C# is a multi-paradigm programming language encompassing strong typing, imperative, declarative, functional, generic, object-oriented (class-based), and component-oriented programming disciplines.


    2. Ruby is a dynamic, reflective, general purpose object-oriented programming language that combines syntax inspired by Perl with Smalltalk-like features. Ruby originated in Japan during the mid-1990s and was initially developed and designed by Yukihiro "Matz" Matsumoto.
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      Lua is a powerful, fast, lightweight, embeddable scripting language.
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      Perl is a high-level, general-purpose, interpreted, dynamic programming language with over 22 years of development.
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    3. Nim is a statically typed, imperative programming language with a powerful macro system that tries to give the programmer ultimate power without compromises on runtime efficiency.
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      Haxe is an open source toolkit based on a modern high level strictly typed programming language, a state-of-the-art light-speed cross-compiler, a complete cross-platform standard library, and ways to access to each platform's native capabilities.
    4. Clojure is a dynamic programming language that targets the Java Virtual Machine (and the CLR ).
    5. Racket (formerly PLT Scheme) is a modern programming language in the Lisp/Scheme family, suitable for a wide range of applications. It goes beyond Lisp and Scheme with dialects that support objects, types, laziness, and more.
    6. Tcl (originally from "Tool Command Language", but conventionally rendered as "Tcl" rather than "TCL"; pronounced as "tickle" or "tee-see-ell") is a scripting language created by John Ousterhout.
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