Definitions for "Little Endian"
Keywords:  endian, intel, byte, significant, big
Binary format in which bytes at lower address have lower significance. This format is used on Intel and VAX processors.
A memory or data format in which the least significant byte is stored at the lower address or arrives first. See also big endian.
Words in computers words are created from 2 or 4 bytes. In little-endian architectures, the rightmost bytes are most significant. In big-endian architectures, the leftmost bytes are most significant. Most PCs use little endian architecture; big endian architecture is mainly used in large computers. See Big endian, Word and byte.