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Kotlin

A programming language that is used primarily to generate Java bytecode and is thus cross platform. Developed by JetBrains and released in 2011, Kotlin can also be compiled into native languages for iOS, Linux, macOS, Windows and WebAssembly. Kotlin source code can also be converted to JavaScript. In 2019, Kotlin was chosen as the preferred Android language by Google. The name comes from the Kotlin Island in Russia. See bytecode.
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Kotlin

 

an island in the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea. Located 27 km west of Leningrad. Area, about 15 sq km. In 1703 the fortress of Kronshlot (modern Kronstadt) was built on the island.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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[phrase omitted] [Migratory aggregations of waterfowl on the northern coast of the Neva Bay and in the floodplains of the Kotlin Island in the spring of 2009].
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However, most other emerging languages are JVM-based--such as Kotlin and Scala--or dynamic languages which optimize programmer productivity at the expense of ultimate run time performance.
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