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  • SpiderMonkey  is Gecko‘s JavaScript engine written in C. It is used in various Mozilla products, including Firefox
  • Tamarin is a JavaScript engine written in C++. It currently implements Adobe ActionScript™ 3
  • Rhino is an open-source implementation of JavaScript written entirely in Java. It is typically embedded into Java applications to provide scripting to end users. It is embedded in J2SE 6 as the default Java scripting engine.
  • V8 is Google’s open source JavaScript engine written in C++ and is used in Google Chrome, the open source browser from Google.
  • Narcissus — JavaScript implemented in JavaScript, used on top of SpiderMonkey
  • TraceMonkey — evolution of SpiderMonkey, the JavaScript engine planned for Firefox 3.1, also partially based on Tamarin
  • SquirrelFish — the next JavaScript engine for Apple Inc.‘s Webkit.
  • Carakan — the next JavaScript engine for Opera.
  • JScript — the engine used in Internet Explorer, and one component of Trident (layout engine)
  • futhark — the ECMAScript engine of the Opera web browser versions 9.50 and higher.
  • JavaScriptCore — a JavaScript interpreter that was originally derived from KJS. Used in the WebKit project and applications such as Safari.

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