Java Code to convert Number to Words

This is a generalized and portable program for converting Number to Words. This program is capable of converting any big number by doing very small changes in the coding. The following program accepts the number through command line and converts Number to Words. In the program, a special array (split)is used for splitting the numbers. The array has values splitting positions of a number from right to left. I am using a temp array to put the splitted numbers. The function ConvertOnesTwos(String t), is used to convert the two digits to words. If the number is having more than two digits means then the HTLC value is added with word based on the index of the HTLC. The below program accepts maximum of 9 digits that is Maximum of Ninety Nine Crore Ninety Nine Lakh Ninety Nine Thousand Nine Hundred Ninety Nine. You can also use this program for more big numbers by just adding number (11, ..) in split array and adding  word in HTLC array. This program can be used to convert any number to Indian Rupee words (i.e. Indian rupee figure to rupee words).

package com.javaonline;

import java.util.Scanner;

public class NumberToWord
	public static void main (String args[])
		if (args.length!=1)
		  System.out.println("Invalid Arguments");
		String number_str = args[0];
		String inWords= NumberToWord(number_str) ;
		if (inWords.trim().length()==0) {inWords="Zero";}
		inWords=inWords + " Only.";
		System.out.println("Given Number : " + number_str);
		System.out.println("InWords :" + inWords);
	private static String NumberToWord (String number)
			String twodigitword="";
			String word="";
			String[] HTLC = {"", "Hundred", "Thousand", "Lakh", "Crore"}; //H-hundread , T-Thousand, ..
			int split[]={0,2, 3, 5, 7,9};
			String[] temp=new String[split.length];
			boolean addzero=true;
			int len1=number.length();
			if (len1>split[split.length-1]) { System.out.println("Error. Maximum Allowed digits "+ split[split.length-1]);
			for (int l=1 ; l<split.length; l++ )
			if (number.length()==split[l] ) addzero=false;
			if (addzero==true) number="0"+number;
			int len=number.length();
			int j=0;
			//spliting & putting numbers in temp array.
			while (split[j]<len)
				int beg=len-split[j+1];
				int end=beg+split[j+1]-split[j];
				temp[j]=number.substring(beg , end);
			for (int k=0;k<j;k++)
				if (k>=1){
				if (twodigitword.trim().length()!=0) word=twodigitword+" " +HTLC[k] +" "+word;
				else word=twodigitword ;
			   return (word);
	private static String ConvertOnesTwos(String t)
		final String[] ones ={"", "One", "Two", "Three", "Four", "Five","Six", "Seven", "Eight", "Nine", "Ten", "Eleven", "Twelve","Thirteen", "Fourteen", "Fifteen", "Sixteen", "Seventeen", "Eighteen", "Nineteen"};
		final String[] tens = {"", "Ten", "Twenty", "Thirty", "Forty", "Fifty", "Sixty", "Seventy", "Eighty","Ninety"};
	String word="";
	int num=Integer.parseInt(t);
	if (num%10==0) word=tens[num/10]+" "+word ;
	else if (num<20) word=ones[num]+" "+word ;
		word=tens[(num-(num%10))/10]+word ;
		word=word+" "+ones[num%10] ;
	return word;

Output :

number to word output number to word output1


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