CSS only-of-type Selector :only-of-type

What is CSS lang Selector?

CSS :lang selector select all matches element whose have lang attribute value "fr" (without single/double quote).


General syntax of :lang selector,

/* All checked elements */
:lang(language-code) {
  property: value;
  property: value;

element:lang(language-code) {
  property: value;
  property: value;


CSS :lang selector select all matches <p> element whose have attribute value "fr".

<!DOCTYPE html>
  <title>CSS :lang() Selector</title>
  <style type="text/css">
    a:lang(fr) {
      background: yellow;
  <a lang="en" href="#">English International</a><br />
  <a lang="fr" href="#">French</a><br />
  <a lang="us" href="#">Google</a><br />

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Browser Compatibility

  • Google Chrome 2+
  • Mozilla Firefox 1.7+
  • Internet Explorer 8+
  • Opera 8.0+
  • Safari 3.1+

Note: Here details of browser compatibility with version number may be this is bug and not supported. But recommended to always use latest Web browser.