Java Keywords

Keywords in Java are the reserved words defined to use for a specific purpose.

” We cannot use these reserved words as variable names or class names “

Its good to understand these keywords and their use in detail.

Following table is a list of Java keywords in alphabetical order

Click on an individual keyword to see its description and usage with example.

abstractassertbooleanbreakbyte
casecatchcharclassconst
continuedefaultdodoubleelse
enumextendsfinalfinallyfloat
forgotoifimplementsimport
instanceofintinterfacelongnative
newpackageprivateprotectedpublic
returnshortstaticstrictfpsuper
switchsynchronizedthisthrowthrows
transienttryvoidvolatilewhile

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