|Paradigm||Multi-paradigm: scripting, imperative |
(procedural, prototype-based object-oriented),
|Designed by||Roberto Ierusalimschy|
Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo
|Preview release||5.3.0 rc4|
Lua is a lightweight, very flexible, free and open-source programming language that is predominantly used as a scripting language. It It is used by computer games, web applications (including MediaWiki) and other pieces of software.