[Haskell-cafe] German names for kinds and sorts

Matthias Reisner matthias.reisner at googlemail.com
Sat Nov 12 17:59:12 CET 2011

Am 12.11.2011 17:05 schrieb Robert Clausecker:
> Hi all!
> I want to write my Facharbeit (kind of an essay you have to write on a
> specific topic you can choose yourself for highschool graduation) about
> the type-system of Haskell. It is required in our school to write this
> document in German language.
> Most time, it is not really difficult to find an appropriate term for
> concepts of Haskell, like types (Typen) or type classes (Typklassen).
> But I really don't know how to call kinds and sorts in German. Any
> ideas?
> Yours, Robert Clausecker


there was a thread on the translation of the word "kind" [1] some years 
ago, have a look at this. I'm not exactly sure what a sort is so I can't 
help with that. Maybe just "Sorte"?

Best wishes,

[1] http://www.mail-archive.com/haskell@haskell.org/msg16752.html

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