This attribute is used to specify the language of the element content. Some examples of languages are: en for English, es for Spanish etc.
<element lang = "language_code">
Attribute Value: This attribute contains single value language_code which is used to specify the language of content.
Difference between HTML 4.1 and HTML 5: In HTML 5, the lang attribute can be used with any HTML elements but in HTML 4.1 the lang attribute is used with <base>, <br&g;, <frame>, <frameset>, <hr>, <iframe>, <param>, and <script> elements.
Supported Browsers: The browser supported by lang attribute are listed below:
- Internet Explorer