Char (disambiguation)


Char (disambiguation)

Char may refer to:

  • Char, the solid material forming during the initial stage of combustion of a carbonaceous material
  • Salvelinus, a genus of fish; see also Arctic char
  • A char in ANSI C is a value holding one byte (which was the size of a character in legacy encodings such as ASCII)
  • a floodplain sediment island in the Ganges Delta
  • a common slang term for tea throughout British Empire in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Char (StarCraft), a planet in the StarCraft universe
  • A charlady, an English house cleaner

In people:

In tanks:

  • Any French tank (from char d'assaut), but more specifically one with a short designation such as:
    • Char B1, a French heavy tank manufactured before the Second World War
    • Char 2C, a super-heavy French tank developed during the First World War
    • Char D1, a pre-World War II French tank
    • Char D2, a French tank of the Interbellum
    • Char G1, a French replacement project for the Char D2 medium tank

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