HTML Character codes: Symbols

HTML Character codes for common symbols

HTML Character Symbols

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*(Note that most of these are unsupported in the earlier version of Microsoft Explorer, such as 6 and 7).


HTML codes for playing card symbols

Spade suit
♠

Club suit
♣

Heart suit
♥

Diamonds suit
♦


HTML codes for arrow symbols

Left arrow
←

Up arrow
↑

Right arrow
→

Down arrow
↓

Left-right arrow
↔

Carriage return symbol *
↵

Left double arrow *
⇐

Up double arrow *
⇑

Right double arrow
⇒

Down double arrow *
⇓

Left-right double arrow
⇔


ISO-Latin-1 Character set : Symbols and currencies

I’ve left out the standard characters – 0-9, a-Z, etc, for obvious reasons. This list is not exhaustive.

& Ampersand
&
&

  Nonbreaking space
 
 

¡ Inverted exclamation mark
¡
¡

¿ Inverted question mark
¿
¿

¢ Cent
¢
¢

£ Pound sterling
£
£
Note, unlike the $ ($)dollar, the £ doesn’t transfer well on non British/UK setups

Euro
€

¤ General currency
¤
¤

¥ Yen
¥
¥

§ Section
§
§

© Copyright
©
©

® Registered trademark
®
®

Trademark
™

(Not actually Latin-1, but fits here 🙂 )

« Left angle quote ( guillemot left )
«
«

» Right angle quote ( guillemot right )
»
»

¬ Not
¬
¬

° Degree
°
°

± Plus or minus
±
±

Paragraph
¶

· Middle dot
·
·

¼ One forth
¼
¼

½ One half
½
½

¾ Three quarters
¾
¾

÷ Division
÷
÷


HTML codes for special punctuation symbols

Bullet
•

Horizontal ellipsis
…

Prime
′

Double Prime
″

Overline
‾

Fraction Slash
⁄

' Apostrophe (single quote)
.
'

" Double quote
"
"

Single curly quote, left
‘

Single curly quote, right
’

‘ ’ Single curly quotes, paired
‘ ’

Double curly quote, left
“

Double curly quote, right
”

“ ” Double curly quote, pair
“ ”
.

Single low-9 quote
‚
.

Double low-9 quote
„
.

Dagger
†
.

Double dagger
‡
.

En dash
–

Em dash
—


HTML codes for letter-like characters *

Script capital P
℘

Blackletter capital I
ℑ

Blackletter capital R
ℜ

Trademark
™
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Alef
ℵ


HTML codes for technical characters *

Left Ceiling
⌈

Right Ceiling
⌉

Left floor
⌊

Right floor
⌋

Left-pointing angle bracket (**)
⟨

  〈 (Hex entity instead of decimal works sometimes)

Right-pointing angle bracket (**)
⟩

  〉 (Hex entity instead of decimal works sometimes)

** Note:
(Works in Firefox (v25) and Internet Explorer (v11), but not in Opera (currently v18) or Safari (v5) or even Chrome (v31)


Related internal HTML Character code pages

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