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Pyret is described as 'programming language designed to serve as an outstanding choice for programming education while exploring the confluence of scripting and functional programming. It's under active design and development, and free to use or modify' and is a programming language in the education & reference category. There are eight alternatives to Pyret for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, BSD and Haiku. The best alternative is Python, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pyret are Ruby, Lua, Nim (programming language) and Haxe.

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  1. Python icon

    Python

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    78 alternatives to Python 

    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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    1.  LightweightPython consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Ruby

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    67 alternatives to Ruby 

    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

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    67 alternatives to Lua 

    Lua is a powerful, fast, lightweight, embeddable scripting language.

    Lua combines simple procedural syntax with powerful data description constructs based on associative arrays and extensible semantics. Lua is dynamically typed, runs by interpreting bytecode for a register-based.

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    1.  Support for scriptingLua supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    2.  LightweightLua consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Nim (programming language)

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    70 alternatives to Nim (programming language) 

    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

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    57 alternatives to Haxe 

    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.

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    Racket

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    32 alternatives to Racket 

    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.

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    They are both functional programming languages made with computer science education in mind. Pyret was also a racket #lang originally.

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    Guile

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    30 alternatives to Guile 

    Guile is the GNU Ubiquitous Intelligent Language for Extensions, the official extension language for the GNU operating system. It's an implementation of the Scheme programming language, supporting the Revised5 and most of the Revised6 language reports, as well as many SRFIs.

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    Luau

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    60 alternatives to Luau 

    Luau (lowercase u, /'lu.a?/) is a fast, small, safe, gradually typed embeddable scripting language derived from Lua.

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