Capitalize 1st word of an character array

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Using regexprep how do I convert this '99this' to this '99This'?

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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 16 Jun 2022
regexprep(S, '[a-z]', '(??@upper($1))', 'once' )
Nayeb Hasin
Nayeb Hasin on 16 Jun 2022
There was a slight problem... incase the input was 'Nayeb' it shows the output 'NAyeb'... to solve the problem this is a slightly edited version. Thanks @Adam Danz & @Walter Roberson
S = 'NAyeb'
regexprep(lower(S), '[a-z]', '${upper($0)}', 'once' )
ans = 'Nayeb'

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Sean de Wolski
Sean de Wolski on 16 Jun 2022
Edited: Sean de Wolski on 16 Jun 2022
s = "99this"
s = "99this"
firstletter = letterBoundary("start")+lettersPattern(1)
firstletter = pattern
Matching: letterBoundary("start") + lettersPattern(1)
replace(s, firstletter, upper(extract(s, firstletter)))
ans = "99This"

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