# NAME

Math::BigInt::Named - Math::BigInts that know their name in some languages

# SYNOPSIS

```
use Math::BigInt::Named;
$x = Math::BigInt::Named->new($str);
print $x->name(),"\n"; # default is english
print $x->name( language => 'de' ),"\n"; # but German is possible
print $x->name( language => 'German' ),"\n"; # like this
print $x->name( { language => 'en' } ),"\n"; # this works, too
print Math::BigInt::Named->from_name('einhundert dreiundzwanzig),"\n";
```

# DESCRIPTION

This is a subclass of Math::BigInt and adds support for named numbers.

# METHODS

## name()

` print Math::BigInt::Name->name( 123 );`

Convert a BigInt to a name.

## from_name()

` my $bigint = Math::BigInt::Name->from_name('hundertzwanzig');`

Create a Math::BigInt::Name from a name string. **Not yet implemented!**

# BUGS

Not fully implemented yet. Please see also Math::BigInt.

# LICENSE

This program is free software; you may redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

# SEE ALSO

Math::BigFloat and Math::Big as well as Math::BigInt::BitVect, Math::BigInt::Pari and Math::BigInt::GMP.

The package at http://search.cpan.org/search?dist=Math-BigInt-Named may contain more documentation and examples as well as testcases.

# AUTHORS

(C) by Tels <http://bloodgate.com> in late 2001, early 2002, 2007.

Based on work by Chris London Noll.