Skip the site wide navigation
Skip the site navigation
paula @ home

Symbols and Special Characters

Special characters and symbols and their HTML code.


First, some shortcut symbols

             ©     ©
             ®      ®
                      (blank space)
             "     "
             &      &
             &lt;       <
             &gt;       >



             &#32;     Space
             &#33;     Exclamation mark                   !
             &#34;     Quotation mark                     "

             &#35;     Number sign                        #
             &#36;     Dollar sign                        $
             &#37;     Percent sign                       %
             &#38;     Ampersand                          &
             &#39;     Apostrophe                         '
             &#40;     Left parenthesis                   (
             &#41;     Right parenthesis                  )
             &#42;     Asterisk                           *
             &#43;     Plus sign                          +

             &#44;     Comma                              ,
             &#45;     Hyphen                             -
             &#46;     Period (fullstop)                  .
             &#47;     Solidus (slash)                    /
             &#48; - &#57;   Digits 0-9

             &#58;     Colon                              :
             &#59;     Semi-colon                         ;
             &#60;     Less than                          <
             &#61;     Equals sign                        =

             &#62;     Greater than                       >
             &#63;     Question mark                      ?
             &#64;     Commercial at                      @
             &#65; - &#90;   Letters A-Z
             &#91;     Left square bracket                [
             &#92;     Reverse solidus (backslash)        \
             &#93;     Right square bracket               ]
             &#94;     Caret                              ^
             &#95;     Horizontal bar (underscore)        _

             &#96;     Acute accent                       `
             &#97; - &#122;  Letters a-z
             &#123;   Left curly brace                    {
             &#124;   Vertical bar                        |
             &#125;   Right curly brace                   }
             &#126;   Tilde                               ~

             &#130;   Low right single quote              ‚
             &#131;   (Stylized) small letter f           ƒ
             &#132;   Low right double quote              „
             &#133;   Ellipsis                            …
             &#134;   Dagger                              †
             &#135;   Double dagger                       ‡
             &#136;   Carat                               ˆ
             &#138;   Capital s, (Czech)                  Š

             &#139;   Less than                           ‹
             &#140;   Capital oe dipthong (ligature)      Œ
             &#145;   Left single quote                   ‘
             &#146;   Right single quote                  ’
             &#147;   Left double quote                   “

             &#148;   Right double quote                  ”
             &#149;   Bullet                              •
             &#150;   Short dash                          –
             &#151;   Long dash                           —
             &#152;   Tilde                               ˜
             &#153;   Trademark                           ™
             &#154;   Small s, (Czech)                    š
             &#155;   Greater than                        ›
             &#156;   Small oe dipthong (ligature)        œ

             &#159;   Capital y, dieresis or umlaut mark  Ÿ
             &#160;          Non-breaking Space
             &#161;   Inverted exclamation                ¡
             &#162;   Cent sign                           ¢
             &#163;   Pound sterling                      £
             &#164;   General currency sign               ¤
             &#165;   Yen sign                            ¥

             &#166;   Broken vertical bar                 ¦
             &#167;   Section sign                        §
             &#168;   Umlaut (dieresis)                   ¨
             &#169;   Copyright                           ©

             &#170;   Feminine ordinal                    ª
             &#171;   Left angle quote, guillemotleft     «
             &#172;   Not sign                            ¬
             &#173;   Soft hyphen                         ­
             &#174;   Registered trademark                ®

             &#175;   Macron accent                       ¯
             &#176;   Degree sign                         °
             &#177;   Plus or minus                       ±
             &#178;   Superscript two                     ²
             &#179;   Superscript three                   ³
             &#180;   Acute accent                        ´
             &#181;   Micro sign                          µ
             &#182;   Paragraph sign                      ¶
             &#183;   Middle dot                          ·

             &#184;   Cedilla                             ¸
             &#185;   Superscript one                     ¹
             &#186;   Masculine ordinal                   º
             &#187;   Right angle quote, guillemotright   »
             &#188;   Fraction one-fourth                 ¼
             &#189;   Fraction one-half                   ½
             &#190;   Fraction three-fourths              ¾
             &#191;   Inverted question mark              ¿
             &#192;   Capital A, grave accent             À

             &#193;   Capital A, acute accent             Á
             &#194;   Capital A, circumflex accent        Â
             &#195;   Capital A, tilde                    Ã
             &#196;   Capital A, dieresis or umlaut mark  Ä
             &#197;   Capital A, ring                     Å
             &#198;   Capital AE dipthong (ligature)      Æ
             &#199;   Capital C, cedilla                  Ç
             &#200;   Capital E, grave accent             È
             &#201;   Capital E, acute accent             É

             &#202;   Capital E, circumflex accent        Ê
             &#203;   Capital E, dieresis or umlaut mark  Ë
             &#204;   Capital I, grave accent             Ì
             &#205;   Capital I, acute accent             Í
             &#206;   Capital I, circumflex accent        Î
             &#207;   Capital I, dieresis or umlaut mark  Ï
             &#208;   Capital Eth, Icelandic              Ð
             &#209;   Capital N, tilde                    Ñ
             &#210;   Capital O, grave accent             Ò

             &#211;   Capital O, acute accent             Ó
             &#212;   Capital O, circumflex accent        Ô
             &#213;   Capital O, tilde                    Õ
             &#214;   Capital O, dieresis or umlaut mark  Ö
             &#215;   Multiply sign                       ×
             &#216;   Capital O, slash                    Ø
             &#217;   Capital U, grave accent             Ù
             &#218;   Capital U, acute accent             Ú
             &#219;   Capital U, circumflex accent        Û

             &#220;   Capital U, dieresis or umlaut mark  Ü
             &#221;   Capital Y, acute accent             Ý
             &#222;   Capital THORN, Icelandic            Þ
             &#223;   Small sharp s, German (sz ligature) ß
             &#224;   Small a, grave accent               à
             &#225;   Small a, acute accent               á
             &#226;   Small a, circumflex accent          â
             &#227;   Small a, tilde                      ã
             &#228;   Small a, dieresis or umlaut mark    ä

             &#229;   Small a, ring                       å
             &#230;   Small ae dipthong (ligature)        æ
             &#231;   Small c, cedilla                    ç
             &#232;   Small e, grave accent               è
             &#233;   Small e, acute accent               é
             &#234;   Small e, circumflex accent          ê
             &#235;   Small e, dieresis or umlaut mark    ë
             &#236;   Small i, grave accent               ì
             &#237;   Small i, acute accent               í

             &#238;   Small i, circumflex accent          î
             &#239;   Small i, dieresis or umlaut mark    ï
             &#240;   Small eth, Icelandic                ð
             &#241;   Small n, tilde                      ñ
             &#242;   Small o, grave accent               ò
             &#243;   Small o, acute accent               ó
             &#244;   Small o, circumflex accent          ô
             &#245;   Small o, tilde                      õ
             &#246;   Small o, dieresis or umlaut mark    ö

             &#247;   Division sign                       ÷
             &#248;   Small o, slash                      ø
             &#249;   Small u, grave accent               ù
             &#250;   Small u, acute accent               ú
             &#251;   Small u, circumflex accent          û
             &#252;   Small u, dieresis or umlaut mark    ü
             &#253;   Small y, acute accent               ý
             &#254;   Small thorn, Icelandic              þ
             &#255;   Small y, dieresis or umlaut mark    ÿ


http://paula.edmiston.org/handouts/html/html-symbols.html
Last Edited: 26 Mar 2012