Coconut ( is a variant of Python that adds on top of Python syntax new features for simple, elegant, Pythonic functional programming.

Coconut is developed on GitHub and hosted on PyPI. Installing Coconut is as easy as opening a command prompt and entering:

pip install coconut

after which the entire world of Coconut will be at your disposal. To help you get started, check out these links for more information about Coconut:

  • Tutorial: If you’re new to Coconut, a good place to start is Coconut’s tutorial.
  • Documentation: If you’re looking for info about a specific feature, check out Coconut’s documentation.
  • FAQ: If you have questions about who Coconut is built for and whether or not you should use it, Coconut’s frequently asked questions have you covered.
  • Create a New Issue: If you’re having a problem with Coconut, creating a new issue detailing the problem will allow it to be addressed as soon as possible.
  • Gitter: For any questions, concerns, or comments about anything Coconut-related, ask around at Coconut’s Gitter, a GitHub-integrated chat room for Coconut developers.
  • Releases: Want to know what’s been added in recent Coconut versions? Check out the release log for all the new features and fixes.

Note: If the above documentation links are not working, try the mirror .