Nashorn or Native JavaScript support for Java

Why JavaScript?

A perception exists among Java developing community members that the JavaScript is an interpretation language carrying major work of creating web pages attractive than with traditional technologies.

Unlike the myth JavaScript is a robust, dynamic and flexible language of Java origin.

Nowadays, JavaScript is experiencing betterment due to people’s interest for HTML 5 in web programming.


  • Nashorn or Native JavaScript tool for Java version 8 is a recent, high-production JavaScript machine that is available on Java Virtual Machine.
  • Native JavaScript tool supports integration of Java Programs directly and this is included already with Java Development Kit 8 building.
  • Each Java programmer must understand the ways to use Nashron, especially if he is working on web based applications.