Symbol Table

The first table contains the most frequently used or required special characters. The second table contains the more obscure characters. To use these tables select save as from the file menu and place it in your source subdirectory. After you have saved the file open the file in your browser and then add a bookmark. Now you will always be able to quickly find the symbol table.
Char. Entity Numeric Description
< &lt; &#60; Less than sign
& &amp; &#38; Ampersand

&#153; Trademark symbol
® &reg; &#174; Registered trademark

&nbsp;
Nonbreaking space
Char. Entity Numeric Description
> &gt; &#62; Greater than sign
" &quot; &#34; Double quote sign
© &copy; &#169; Copyright symbol
°
&#176; Degree
'
&#039; Apostrophe

Full ASCII Table minus most used character. This is usually referred to as Low Ascii.

Char. Entity Numeric Description


&#009; Horizontal Tab


&#010; Line Feed


&#013; Carriage Return


&#032; Space
!

&#033; Exclamation
" &quot &#034; Quotation Mark
#
&#035; Hash Mark
$
&#036; Dollar Sign
%
&#037; Percent Sign
(
&#040; Left Parenthesis
)
&#041; Right Parenthesis
*
&#042; Asterisk
+
&#043; Plus Sign
,
&#044; Comma
-
&#045; Hyphen
.
&#046; Period
/
&#047; Slash
0 - 9
&#048; - &#057; Digits 0-9
:
&#058; Colon
;
&#059; SemiColon
=
&#061; Equals Sign
?   &#063; Question Mark
@   &#064; Commercial at Sign
Char. Entity Numeric Description
A - Z   &#065; - &#90; Letters A - Z
[   &#091; Left square bracket
\   &#092; Backslash
]   &#093; Right square bracket
^   &#094; Caret
_   &#095; Underscore
`   &#096; Grave Accent
a - z   &#097; - &#122; Letters a - z
{   &#123; Left curly brace
|   &#124; Vertical Bar
}   &#125; Right Curly Brace
~   &#126; Tilde
  &#130; Low left single quote
  &#133; Ellipsis
Ž   &#142; Capitol Z caron
  &#145; Left single quote
  &#146; Right single quote
  &#148; Right double quote
  &#149; Bullet
  &#150; En dash
  &#151; Em dash
˜   &#152; Tilde
ž   &#158; Small z, caron

Char. Entity Numeric Description

&#134; Dagger

&#135; Double dagger
ˆ
&#136; Circumflex accent

&#137; Salinity Sign
Š
&#138; Uppercase S, hacek
Œ
&#140; Uppercase OE diphthong
š
&#154; Lowercase s, hacek
œ
&#156; Lowercase oe diphthong
Ÿ
&#159; Uppercase Y, umlaut
¡
&#161; Inverted exclamation mark
¢
&#162; Cent sign
£
&#163; Pound sterling
¤
&#164; General currency sign
¥
&#165 Japanese Yen
¦
&#166; Broken vertical bar
§
&#167; Section sign
¨
&#168; Umlaut (diaeresis>
ª
&#170; Feminine ordinal
«
&#171; Left angle quote, guillemet left
¬
&#172; Not sign
­
&#173; Soft hyphen
¯
&#175; Macron accent
±
&#177; Plus or minus
²
&#178; Superscript two
³
&#179; Superscript three
´
&#180; Acute accent
µ
&#181; Micro sign (Greek mu)

&#182; Paragraph sign
·
&#183; Middle dot
¸
&#184; Cedilla
¹
&#185; Superscript one
º
&#186; Masculine ordinal
»
&#187; Right angle quote, guillemet right
¼
&#188; Fraction one-fourth
½
&#189; Fraction one-half
¾
&#190; Fraction three-fourths
¿
&#191; Inverted question mark
À &Agrave; &#192; Uppercase A, grave accent
Á &Aacute; &#193; Uppercaes A, acute accent
 &Acirc; &#194; Uppercase A, circumflex accent
à &Atilde; &#195; Uppercase A, tilde
Ä &Auml; &#196; Uppercase A, umlaut
Å &Aring; &#197; Uppercase A, ring
Æ &Aelig; &#198; Uppercase AE, dipthong (ligature)
Ç &Ccedil; &#199; Uppercase C, cedilla
È &Egrave; &#200; Uppercase E, grave accent
É &Eacute; &#201; Uppercase E, acute accent
Ê &Ecirc; &#202; Uppercase E, circumflex accent
Ë &Euml; &#203; Uppercase E, umlaut
Ì &Igrave; &#204; Uppercase I, grave accent
Í &Iacute; &#205; Uppercase I, acute accent
Î &Icirc; &#206; Uppercase I, circumflex accent
Char. Entity Numeric Description
Ï &Iuml; &#207; Uppercase I, umlaut
Ð &ETH; &#208; Uppercase ETH, Icelandic
Ñ &Ntilde; &#209; Uppercase N, tilde
Ò &Ograve; &#210; Uppercase O, grave accent
Ó &Oacute; &#211; Uppercase O, acute accent
Ô &Ocirc; &#212; Uppercase O, circumflex accent
Õ &Otilde; &#213; Uppercase O, tilde
Ö &Ouml; &#214; Uppercase O, umlaut
×
&#215; Multiplication sign
Ø &Oslash; &#218; Uppercase O, slash
Ù &Ugrave; &#217; Uppercase U, grave accent
Ú &Uacute; &#218; Uppercase U, acute accent
Û &Ucirc; &#219; Uppercase U, circumflex accent
Ü &Uuml; &#220; Uppercase U, umlaut
Ý &Yacute; &#221; Uppercase Y, acute accent
Þ &THORN; &#222; Uppercase THORN, Icelandic
ß &szlig; &#223; Lowercase sharp s,
German (sz ligature)
à &agrave; &#224; Lowercase a, grave accent
á &aacute; &#225; Lowercase a, acute accent
â &acirc; &#226; Lowercase a, circumflex accent
ã &atilde; &#227; Lowercase a, tilde
ä &auml; &#228; Lowercase a, umlaut
å &aring; &#229; Lowercase a, ring
æ &aelig; &#230; Lowercase ae, diphthong (ligature)
ç &ccedil; &#231; Lowercase c, cedilla
è &egrave; &#232; Lowercase e, grave accent
é &eacute; &#233; Lowercase e, acute accent
ê &ecirc; &#234; Lowercase e, circumflex accent
ë &euml; &#235; Lowercase e, umlaut
ì &igrave; &#236; Lowercase i, grave accent
í &iacute; &#237; Lowercase i, acute accent
î &icirc; &#238; Lowercase i, circumflex accent
ï &iuml; &#239; Lowercase i, umlaut
ð &eth; &#240; Lowercase eth, Icelandic
ñ &ntilde; &#241; Lowercase n, tilde
ò &ograve; &#242; Lowercase o, grave accent
ó &oacute; &#243; Lowercase o, acute accent
ô &ocirc; &#244; Lowercase o, circumflex accent
õ &otilde; &#245; Lowercase o, tilde
ö &ouml; &#246; Lowercase o, umlaut
÷
&#247; Division sign
ø &oslash; &#248; Lowercase o, slash
ù &ugrave; &#249; Lowercase u, grave accent
ú &uacute; &#250; Lowercase u, acute accent
û &ucirc; &#251; Lowercase u, circumflex accent
ü &uuml; &#252; Lowercase u, umlaut
ý &yacute &#253; Lowercase y, acute accent
þ &thorn; &#254; Lowercase thorn, Icelandic
ÿ &yuml; &#255; Lowercase y, umlaut

HiAscii character including box drawing characters. If you are doing WAP design the box drawing characters my come in handy.

U+255E &#9566; Box Drawing Vertical Single Right Double
U+255E &#9566; Box Drawing Vertical Single Right Double
U+202A &#8234; Left-to-Right-Embedding
U+202B &#8235; Right-To-Left Embedding
U+202C &#8236; Pop Directional Formatting
U+202D &#9566; Left-To-Right Override
U+202E &#9566; Right-To-Left Override
U+2030 &#8240; Per Mile Sign
U+2032 &#8240; Prime
U+2033 &#8241; Double Prime
U+203C &#8252; Double Exclamation Mark
U+203E &#8254; Overline
U+2044 &#8260; Fraction Slash
U+20A3 &#8355; French Franc Sign
U+20A4 &#8356; Italian Lira Sign
U+20A7 &#8359; Peseta Sign
U+20AC &#8364; Euro Sign
U+2105 &#8453; Care of
U+2126 &#8486; Ohm Sign
U+2500 &#9472; Box Drawing Light Horizontal
U+2502 &#9474; Box Drawing Light Vertical
U+250C &#9484; Box Drawing Light Down and Right
U+2510 &#9488; Box Drawing Light Down and Left
U+2514 &#9492; Box Drawing Light Up and Right
U+2518 &#9496; Box Drawing Light Up and Left
U+251C &#9500; Box Drawing Light Vertical and Right
U+252C &#9516; Box Drawing Light Down and Horizontal
U+2534 &#9524; Box Drawing Light Up and Horizontal
U+253C &#9532; Box Drawing Light Vertical and Horizontal
U+2550 &#9552; Box Drawing Double Horizontal
U+2551 &#9553; Box Drawing Double Vertical
U+2552 &#9554; Box Drawing Down Single and Right Double
U+2553 &#9555; Box Drawing Down Double and Right Single
U+2554 &#9556; Box Drawing Double Down and Right
U+2555 &#9557; Box Drawing Down Single and Left Double
U+2556 &#9558; Box Drawing Down Double and Left Single
U+2557 &#9559; Box Drawing Double Down and Left
U+2558 &#9560; Box Drawing Up Single and Right Double
U+2559 &#9561; Box Drawing Up Double and Right Single
U+255A &#9562; Box Drawing Double Up and Right
U+255C &#9564; Box Drawing Up Double and Left Single
U+255D &#9565; Box Drawing Double Up and Left
U+255E &#9566; Box Drawing Vertical Single and Right Double
U+255F &#9567; Box Drawing Vertical Double and Right Single
U+2560 &#9568; Box Drawing Double Vertical and Right
U+2561 &#9569; Box Drawing Vertical and Left Double
U+2562 &#9570; Box Drawing Vertical Double and Left Single
Created 06 Jun 96
Pamela Reinskou