Axiom is a programming language designed for simplicity. The philosophy of Axiom is: Write less code without sacrificing clarity. The resulting code becomes axiomatic—it cannot be reduced any further.

Axiom is very easy to learn. The one-page language manual can be read and understood within a day.

See the FAQ for more information.


Binaries for various platforms and syntax highlighters can be found here.


#this is a function :hello(name) print 'hello',name+'!' hello('world') ## output: hello world! ##

See more examples here.


See the complete language manual and library reference here.