Special Characters - Reference Table

Character Name of Character Descriptive
Code
Numeric
Code

Unused
�
to 

horizontal tab - 	

line feed - 


Unused

and 

carriage return - 

Unused

to 

space -  
! exclamation mark (pling) - !
" quotation mark " "
# hash (number) sign - #
$ dollar sign - $
% percent sign - %
& ampersand & &
' apostrophe - '
( left parenthesis - (
) right parenthesis - )
* asterisk - *
+ plus sign - +
, comma - ,
- hyphen - -
. full stop (period) - .
/ forward slash (solidus) - /

digits 0 - 9 - 0
to 9
: colon - :
; semicolon - &#59;
< less-than sign &lt; &#60;
= equals sign - &#61;
> greater-than sign &gt; &#62;
? question mark - &#63;
@ at sign - &#64;

uppercase letters A - Z - &#65;
to &#90;
[ left square bracket - &#91;
\ backslash (reverse solidus) - &#92;
] right square bracket - &#93;
^ caret - &#94;
_ horizontal bar (underscore) - &#95;
` grave accent - &#96;

lowercase letters a - z - &#97;
to &#122;
{ left curly brace - &#123;
| vertical bar - &#124;
} right curly brace - &#125;
~ tilde - &#126;

Unused
&#127;
Euro sign - &#128;

Unused
&#129;
to &#133;
dagger &dagger; &#134;
double dagger &Dagger; &#135;
ˆ circumflex accent - &#136;
per mill sign &permil; &#137;
Š uppercase S, breve accent - &#138;
single left-pointing angle quote &lsaquo; &#139;
Πuppercase diphthong (oe ligature) - &#140;

Unused
&#141;
Ž uppercase Z, breve accent - &#142;

Unused
&#143;
&#144;
left single quote &lsquo; &145;
right single quote &rsquo; &146;
left double quote &ldquo; &147;
right double quote &rdquo; &148;
bullet - &149;
en dash - &#150;
em dash - &#151;

Unused
&#152;
trademark sign &trade; &#153;
š lowercase s, breve accent - &#154;
single right-pointing angle quote &rsaquo; &#155;
œ lowercase diphthong (oe ligature) - &#156;

Unused
&#157;
ž lowercase z, breve accent - &#158;
Ÿ uppercase Y, umlaut (dieresis) - &#159;
  non-breaking space &nbsp; &#160;
¡ inverted exclamation &iexcl; &#161;
¢ cent sign &cent; &#162;
£ pound sterling &pound; &#163;
¤ general currency sign &curren; &#164;
¥ yen sign &yen; &#165;
¦ broken vertical bar &brvbar; &#166;
§ section sign &sect; &#167;
¨ umlaut (dieresis) &uml; &#168;
© copyright &copy; &#169;
ª feminine ordinal &ordf; &#170;
« left angle quote, guillemotleft &laquo; &#171;
¬ not sign &not; &#172;
­ soft hyphen &shy; &#173;
® registered trademark &reg; &#174;
¯ macron accent &macr; &#175;
° degree sign &deg; &#176;
± plus or minus &plusmn; &#177;
² superscript two &sup2; &#178;
³ superscript three &sup3; &#179;
´ acute accent &acute; &#180;
µ micro sign &micro; &#181;
paragraph sign &para; &#182;
· middle dot &middot; &#183;
¸ cedilla &cedil; &#184;
¹ superscript one &sup1; &#185;
º masculine ordinal &ordm; &#186;
» right angle quote, guillemotright &raquo; &#187;
¼ fraction one-fourth &frac14; &#188;
½ fraction one-half &frac12; &#189;
¾ fraction three-fourths &frac34; &#190;
¿ inverted question mark &iquest; &#191;
À uppercase A, grave accent &Agrave; &#192;
Á uppercase A, acute accent &Aacute; &#193;
 uppercase A, circumflex accent &Acirc; &#194;
à uppercase A, tilde &Atilde; &#195;
Ä uppercase A, umlaut (dieresis) &Auml; &#196;
Å uppercase A, ring &Aring; &#197;
Æ uppercase diphthong (AE ligature) &AElig; &#198;
Ç uppercase C, cedilla &Ccedil; &#199;
È uppercase E, grave accent &Egrave; &#200;
É uppercase E, acute accent &Eacute; &#201;
Ê uppercase E, circumflex accent &Ecirc; &#202;
Ë uppercase E, umlaut (dieresis) &Euml; &#203;
Ì uppercase I, grave accent &Igrave; &#204;
Í uppercase I, acute accent &Iacute; &#205;
Î uppercase I, circumflex accent &Icirc; &#206;
Ï uppercase I, umlaut (dieresis) &Iuml; &#207;
Ð uppercase Eth, Icelandic &ETH; &#208;
Ñ uppercase N, tilde &Ntilde; &#209;
Ò uppercase O, grave accent &Ograve; &#210;
Ó uppercase O, acute accent &Oacute; &#211;
Ô uppercase O, circumflex accent &Ocirc; &#212;
Õ uppercase O, tilde &Otilde; &#213;
Ö uppercase O, umlaut (dieresis) &Ouml; &#214;
× multiply sign &times; &#215;
Ø uppercase O, slash &Oslash; &#216;
Ù uppercase U, grave accent &Ugrave; &#217;
Ú uppercase U, acute accent &Uacute; &#218;
Û uppercase U, circumflex accent &Ucirc; &#219;
Ü uppercase U, umlaut (dieresis) &Uuml; &#220;
Ý uppercase Y, acute accent &Yacute; &#221;
Þ uppercase THORN, Icelandic &THORN; &#222;
ß lowercase sharp s,
German (sz ligature)
&szlig; &#223;
à lowercase a, grave accent &agrave; &#224;
á lowercase a, acute accent &aacute; &#225;
â lowercase a, circumflex accent &acirc; &#226;
ã lowercase a, tilde &atilde; &#227;
ä lowercase a, umlaut (dieresis) &auml; &#228;
å lowercase a, ring &aring; &#229;
æ lowercase diphthong (ae ligature) &aelig; &#230;
ç lowercase c, cedilla &ccedil; &#231;
è lowercase e, grave accent &egrave; &#232;
é lowercase e, acute accent &eacute; &#233;
ê lowercase e, circumflex accent &ecirc; &#234;
ë lowercase e, umlaut (dieresis) &euml; &#235;
ì lowercase i, grave accent &igrave; &#236;
í lowercase i, acute accent &iacute; &#237;
î lowercase i, circumflex accent &icirc; &#238;
ï lowercase i, umlaut (dieresis) &iuml; &#239;
ð lowercase eth, Icelandic &eth; &#240;
ñ lowercase n, tilde &ntilde; &#241;
ò lowercase o, grave accent &ograve; &#242;
ó lowercase o, acute accent &oacute; &#243;
ô lowercase o, circumflex accent &ocirc; &#244;
õ lowercase o, tilde &otilde; &#245;
ö lowercase o, umlaut (dieresis) &ouml; &#246;
÷ division sign &divide; &#247;
ø lowercase o, slash &oslash; &#248;
ù lowercase u, grave accent &ugrave; &#249;
ú lowercase u, acute accent &uacute; &#250;
û lowercase u, circumflex accent &ucirc; &#251;
ü lowercase u, umlaut (dieresis) &uuml; &#252;
ý lowercase y, acute accent &yacute; &#253;
þ lowercase thorn, Icelandic &thorn; &#254;
ÿ lowercase y, umlaut (dieresis) &yuml; &#255;

Supplementary Characters

Σ summation &sum; &#931;
ellipsis &hellip; &#8230;
fraction separator &sum; -
partial differential &part; &#8706;
radical &radic; &#8730;
infinity &infin; &#8734;
integral &int; &#8747;
not equal &ne; &#8800;
less than or equal &le; &#8804;
greater than or equal &ge; &#8805;
double low-9 quote &bdquo; -
spade suit &spades; -
club suit &clubs; -
hearts suit &hearts; -
diamonds suit &diams; -
overline (overscore) &oline; -
leftward arrow &larr; -
rightward arrow &rarr; -
upward arrow &uarr; -
downward arrow &darr; -

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