(X)HTML Character Codes

Character codes, that can be used in (X)HTML, are presented on this page. Each row in the following tables provides a character, its decimal code, its named entity reference, and a brief description. Although this page contains a large selection of characters, it is not exhaustive.

Table 1: ISO Latin-1 ( - - - = not available )
CharacterDecimal codeNamed entityDescription
!!- - -Exclamation mark
"""Quotation mark
##- - -Number sign
$$- - -Dollar sign
%%- - -Percent sign
&&&Ampersand
''- - -Apostrophe
((- - -Left parenthesis
))- - -Right parenthesis
**- - -Asterisk
++- - -Plus sign
,,- - -Comma
--- - -Hyphen
..- - -Period (fullstop)
//- - -Solidus (slash)
00- - -Digit 0
11- - -Digit 1
22- - -Digit 2
33- - -Digit 3
44- - -Digit 4
55- - -Digit 5
66- - -Digit 6
77- - -Digit 7
88- - -Digit 8
99- - -Digit 9
::- - -Colon
;&#59;- - -Semicolon
<&#60;&lt;Less than
=&#61;- - -Equals sign
>&#62;&gt;Greater than
?&#63;- - -Question mark
@&#64;- - -Commercial at
A&#65;- - -Capital A
B&#66;- - -Capital B
C&#67;- - -Capital C
D&#68;- - -Capital D
E&#69;- - -Capital E
F&#70;- - -Capital F
G&#71;- - -Capital G
H&#72;- - -Capital H
I&#73;- - -Capital I
J&#74;- - -Capital J
K&#75;- - -Capital K
L&#76;- - -Capital L
M&#77;- - -Capital M
N&#78;- - -Capital N
O&#79;- - -Capital O
P&#80;- - -Capital P
Q&#81;- - -Capital Q
R&#82;- - -Capital R
S&#83;- - -Capital S
T&#84;- - -Capital T
U&#85;- - -Capital U
V&#86;- - -Capital V
W&#87;- - -Capital W
X&#88;- - -Capital X
Y&#89;- - -Capital Y
Z&#90;- - -Capital Z
[&#91;- - -Left square bracket
\&#92;- - -Reverse solidus (backslash)
]&#93;- - -Right square bracket
^&#94;- - -Caret
_&#95;- - -Horizontal bar (underscore)
`&#96;- - -Acute accent
a&#97;- - -Small a
b&#98;- - -Small b
c&#99;- - -Small c
d&#100;- - -Small d
e&#101;- - -Small e
f&#102;- - -Small f
g&#103;- - -Small g
h&#104;- - -Small h
i&#105;- - -Small i
j&#106;- - -Small j
k&#107;- - -Small k
l&#108;- - -Small l
m&#109;- - -Small m
n&#110;- - -Small n
o&#111;- - -Small o
p&#112;- - -Small p
q&#113;- - -Small q
r&#114;- - -Small r
s&#115;- - -Small s
t&#116;- - -Small t
u&#117;- - -Small u
v&#118;- - -Small v
w&#119;- - -Small w
x&#120;- - -Small x
y&#121;- - -Small y
z&#122;- - -Small z
{&#123;- - -Left curly brace
|&#124;- - -Vertical bar
}&#125;- - -Right curly brace
~&#126;- - -Tilde
 &#160;&nbsp;Nonbreaking space
¡&#161;&iexcl;Inverted exclamation
¢&#162;&cent;Cent sign
£&#163;&pound;Pound sterling
¤&#164;&curren;General currency sign
¥&#165;&yen;Yen sign
¦&#166;&brvbar; or &brkbar;Broken vertical bar
§&#167;&sect;Section sign
¨&#168;&uml; or &die;Diæresis / Umlaut
©&#169;&copy;Copyright
ª&#170;&ordf;Feminine ordinal
«&#171;&laquo;Left angle quote, guillemet left
¬&#172;&notNot sign
­&#173;&shy;Soft hyphen
®&#174;&reg;Registered trademark
¯&#175;&macr; or &hibar;Macron accent
°&#176;&deg;Degree sign
±&#177;&plusmn;Plus or minus
²&#178;&sup2;Superscript two
³&#179;&sup3;Superscript three
´&#180;&acute;Acute accent
µ&#181;&micro;Micro sign
&#182;&para;Paragraph sign
·&#183;&middot;Middle dot
¸&#184;&cedil;Cedilla
¹&#185;&sup1;Superscript one
º&#186;&ordm;Masculine ordinal
»&#187;&raquo;Right angle quote, guillemet right
¼&#188;&frac14;Fraction one-fourth
½&#189;&frac12;Fraction one-half
¾&#190;&frac34;Fraction three-fourths
¿&#191;&iquest;Inverted question mark
À&#192;&Agrave;Capital A, grave accent
Á&#193;&Aacute;Capital A, acute accent
Â&#194;&Acirc;Capital A, circumflex
Ã&#195;&Atilde;Capital A, tilde
Ä&#196;&Auml;Capital A, diæresis / umlaut
Å&#197;&Aring;Capital A, ring
Æ&#198;&AElig;Capital AE ligature
Ç&#199;&Ccedil;Capital C, cedilla
È&#200;&Egrave;Capital E, grave accent
É&#201;&Eacute;Capital E, acute accent
Ê&#202;&Ecirc;Capital E, circumflex
Ë&#203;&Euml;Capital E, diæresis / umlaut
Ì&#204;&Igrave;Capital I, grave accent
Í&#205;&Iacute;Capital I, acute accent
Î&#206;&Icirc;Capital I, circumflex
Ï&#207;&Iuml;Capital I, diæresis / umlaut
Ð&#208;&ETH;Capital Eth, Icelandic
Ñ&#209;&Ntilde;Capital N, tilde
Ò&#210;&Ograve;Capital O, grave accent
Ó&#211;&Oacute;Capital O, acute accent
Ô&#212;&Ocirc;Capital O, circumflex
Õ&#213;&Otilde;Capital O, tilde
Ö&#214;&Ouml;Capital O, diæresis / umlaut
×&#215;&times;Multiply sign
Ø&#216;&Oslash;Capital O, slash
Ù&#217;&Ugrave;Capital U, grave accent
Ú&#218;&Uacute;Capital U, acute accent
Û&#219;&Ucirc;Capital U, circumflex
Ü&#220;&Uuml;Capital U, diæresis / umlaut
Ý&#221;&Yacute;Capital Y, acute accent
Þ&#222;&THORN;Capital Thorn, Icelandic
ß&#223;&szlig;Small sharp s, German sz
à&#224;&agrave;Small a, grave accent
á&#225;&aacute;Small a, acute accent
â&#226;&acirc;Small a, circumflex
ã&#227;&atilde;Small a, tilde
ä&#228;&auml;Small a, diæresis / umlaut
å&#229;&aring;Small a, ring
æ&#230;&aelig;Small ae ligature
ç&#231;&ccedil;Small c, cedilla
è&#232;&egrave;Small e, grave accent
é&#233;&eacute;Small e, acute accent
ê&#234;&ecirc;Small e, circumflex
ë&#235;&euml;Small e, diæresis / umlaut
ì&#236;&igrave;Small i, grave accent
í&#237;&iacute;Small i, acute accent
î&#238;&icirc;Small i, circumflex
ï&#239;&iuml;Small i, diæresis / umlaut
ð&#240;&eth;Small eth, Icelandic
ñ&#241;&ntilde;Small n, tilde
ò&#242;&ograve;Small o, grave accent
ó&#243;&oacute;Small o, acute accent
ô&#244;&ocirc;Small o, circumflex
õ&#245;&otilde;Small o, tilde
ö&#246;&ouml;Small o, diæresis / umlaut
÷&#247;&divide;Division sign
ø&#248;&oslash;Small o, slash
ù&#249;&ugrave;Small u, grave accent
ú&#250;&uacute;Small u, acute accent
û&#251;&ucirc;Small u, circumflex
ü&#252;&uuml;Small u, diæresis / umlaut
ý&#253;&yacute;Small y, acute accent
þ&#254;&thorn;Small thorn, Icelandic
ÿ&#255;&yuml;Small y, diæresis / umlaut
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Table 2: General punctuation
CharacterDecimal codeNamed entityDescription
&#8194;&ensp;En space
&#8195;&emsp;Em space
&#8211;&ndash;En dash
&#8212;&mdash;Em dash
&#8216;&lsquo;Left single quotation mark
&#8217;&rsquo;Right single quotation mark
&#8218;&sbquo;Single low quotation mark
&#8220;&ldquo;Left double quotation mark
&#8221;&rdquo;Right double quotation mark
&#8222;&bdquo;double low quotation mark
&#8224;&dagger;Dagger
&#8225;&Dagger;Double dagger
&#8226;&bull;Bullet
&#8230;&hellip;Horizontal ellipsis
&#8240;&permil;Per mille sign
&#8242;&prime;Prime / minutes / feet
&#8243;&Prime;Double prime / seconds / inches
&#8249;&lsaquo;Single left-pointing angle quotation mark
&#8250;&rsaquo;Single right-pointing angle quotation mark
&#8254;&oline;Overline / spacing overscore
&#8260;&frasl;Fraction slash
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Table 3: Currency Signs ( - - - = empty )
CharacterDecimal codeNamed entityDescription
$&#36;- - -Dollar sign
¢&#162;&cent;Cent sign
£&#163;&pound;Pound sterling
¤&#164;&curren;General currency sign
¥&#165;&yen;Yen sign
ƒ&#402;&fnof;Florin sign
&#8364;&euro;Euro sign
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Table 4: Miscellaneous Symbols
CharacterDecimal codeNamed entityDescription
©&#169;&copy;Copyright
®&#174;&reg;Registered trademark
&#8482;&trade;Trade mark sign
&#8592;&larr;Leftwards arrow
&#8593;&uarr;Upwards arrow
&#8594;&rarr;Rightwards arrow
&#8595;&darr;Downwards arrow
&#8596;&harr;Left right arrow
&#8629;&crarr;Downwards arrow with corner leftwards / carriage return
&#8656;&lArr;Leftwards double arrow
&#8657;&uArr;Upwards double arrow
&#8658;&rArr;Rightwards double arrow
&#8659;&dArr;Downwards double arrow
&#8660;&hArr;Left right double arrow
&#8968;&lceil;Left ceiling / apl upstile
&#8969;&rceil;Right ceiling
&#8970;&lfloor;Left floor / apl downstile
&#8971;&rfloor;Right floor
&#9001;&lang;Left-pointing angle bracket / bra
&#9002;&rang;Right-pointing angle bracket / ket
&#9674;&loz;Lozenge
&#9824;&spades;Black spade suit
&#9827;&clubs;Black club suit
&#9829;&hearts;Black heart suit
&#9830;&diams;Black diamond suit
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Table 5: Greek Symbols
CharacterDecimal codeNamed entityDescription
Α&#913;&Alpha;Greek capital letter alpha
Β&#914;&Beta;Greek capital letter beta
Γ&#915;&Gamma;Greek capital letter gamma
Δ&#916;&Delta;Greek capital letter delta
Ε&#917;&Epsilon;Greek capital letter epsilon
Ζ&#918;&Zeta;Greek capital letter zeta
Η&#919;&Eta;Greek capital letter eta
Θ&#920;&Theta;Greek capital letter theta
Ι&#921;&Iota;Greek capital letter iota
Κ&#922;&Kappa;Greek capital letter kappa
Λ&#923;&Lambda;Greek capital letter lambda
Μ&#924;&Mu;Greek capital letter mu
Ν&#925;&Nu;Greek capital letter nu
Ξ&#926;&Xi;Greek capital letter xi
Ο&#927;&Omicron;Greek capital letter omicron
Π&#928;&Pi;Greek capital letter pi
Ρ&#929;&Rho;Greek capital letter rho
Σ&#931;&Sigma;Greek capital letter sigma
Τ&#932;&Tau;Greek capital letter tau
Υ&#933;&Upsilon;Greek capital letter upsilon
Φ&#934;&Phi;Greek capital letter phi
Χ&#935;&Chi;Greek capital letter chi
Ψ&#936;&Psi;Greek capital letter psi
Ω&#937;&Omega;Greek capital letter omega
α&#945;&alpha;Greek small letter alpha
β&#946;&beta;Greek small letter beta
γ&#947;&gamma;Greek small letter gamma
δ&#948;&delta;Greek small letter delta
ε&#949;&epsilon;Greek small letter epsilon
ζ&#950;&zeta;Greek small letter zeta
η&#951;&eta;Greek small letter eta
θ&#952;&theta;Greek small letter theta
ι&#953;&iota;Greek small letter iota
κ&#954;&kappa;Greek small letter kappa
λ&#955;&lambda;Greek small letter lambda
μ&#956;&mu;Greek small letter mu
ν&#957;&nu;Greek small letter nu
ξ&#958;&xi;Greek small letter xi
ο&#959;&omicron;Greek small letter omicron
π&#960;&pi;Greek small letter pi
ρ&#961;&rho;Greek small letter rho
ς&#962;&sigmaf;Greek small letter final sigma
σ&#963;&sigma;Greek small letter sigma
τ&#964;&tau;Greek small letter tau
υ&#965;&upsilon;Greek small letter upsilon
φ&#966;&phi;Greek small letter phi
χ&#967;&chi;Greek small letter chi
ψ&#968;&psi;Greek small letter psi
ω&#969;&omega;Greek small letter omega
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Table 6: Mathematical Operators
CharacterDecimal codeNamed entityDescription
×&#215;&times;Multiply sign
&#8704;&forall;For all
&#8706;&part;Partial differential
&#8707;&exist;There exists
&#8709;&empty;Empty set / null set / diameter
&#8711;&nabla;Nabla / backward difference
&#8712;&isin;Element of
&#8713;&notin;Not an element of
&#8715;&ni;Contains as member
&#8719;&prod;N-ary product / product sign
&#8721;&sum;N-ary sumation
&#8722;&minus;Minus sign
&#8727;&lowast;Asterisk operator
&#8730;&radic;Square root / radical sign
&#8733;&prop;Proportional to
&#8734;&infin;Infinity
&#8736;&ang;Angle
&#8743;&and;Logical and
&#8744;&or;Logical or
&#8745;&cap;Intersection
&#8746;&cup;Union
&#8747;&int;Integral
&#8756;&there4;Therefore
&#8764;&sim;Tilde operator / varies with / similar to
&#8773;&cong;Approximately equal to
&#8776;&asymp;Almost equal to / asymptotic to
&#8800;&ne;Not equal to
&#8801;&equiv;Identical to
&#8804;&le;Less-than or equal to
&#8805;&ge;Greater-than or equal to
&#8834;&sub;Subset of
&#8835;&sup;Superset of
&#8836;&nsub;Not a subset of
&#8838;&sube;Subset of or equal to
&#8839;&supe;Superset of or equal to
&#8853;&oplus;Direct sum
&#8855;&otimes;Vector product
&#8869;&perp;Orthogonal to
&#8901;&sdot;Dot operator
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