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    Luau Alternatives

    Luau is described as '(lowercase u, /'lu.a?/) is a fast, small, safe, gradually typed embeddable scripting language derived from Lua' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Luau for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and Haiku. The best alternative is Python, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Luau are JavaScript (Free, Open Source), PHP (Free, Open Source), C (programming language) (Free, Open Source) and Go (Programming Language) (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 28, 2022
    1. 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.
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    2. JavaScript (sometimes shortened to JS) is a lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions, most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but also used in many non-browser environments.
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      PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.
    3. C is a general-purpose computer programming language. C is one of the most widely used programming languages of all time.
    4. Go, also called golang, is a programming language initially developed at Google in 2007 by Robert Griesemer, Rob Pike, and Ken Thompson.
    5. C# is a multi-paradigm programming language encompassing strong typing, imperative, declarative, functional, generic, object-oriented (class-based), and component-oriented programming disciplines.
    6. 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.
    7. Perl is a high-level, general-purpose, interpreted, dynamic programming language with over 22 years of development.
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      Dart (originally called Dash) is a Web programming language developed by Google. It was unveiled at the GOTO conference in Aarhus, 2011 October 10-12. The goal of Dart is "ultimately to replace JavaScript as the lingua franca of web development on the open web platform.
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