Character Entity References Defined in HTML 4.0

This is the complete list of character entity references defined in HTML 4.0. Before searching through this list you may want to view the quick list of the most popular character entities.

Few browsers (well, none that I know of) support all of these references. If your browser doesn't support the character it will probably display something like an empty box or a question mark.

This list is copied rote from W3C's Character entity references in HTML 4.0.

34 quot " quotation mark = APL quote
38 amp & ampersand
60 lt < less-than sign
62 gt > greater-than sign
160 nbsp   no-break space = non-breaking space
161 iexcl ¡ inverted exclamation mark
162 cent ¢ cent sign
163 pound £ pound sign
164 curren ¤ currency sign
165 yen ¥ yen sign = yuan sign
166 brvbar ¦ broken bar = broken vertical bar
167 sect § section sign
168 uml ¨ diaeresis = spacing diaeresis
169 copy © copyright sign
170 ordf ª feminine ordinal indicator
171 laquo « left-pointing double angle quotation mark = left pointing guillemet
172 not ¬ not sign
173 shy ­ soft hyphen = discretionary hyphen
174 reg ® registered sign = registered trade mark sign
175 macr ¯ macron = spacing macron = overline = APL overbar
176 deg ° degree sign
177 plusmn ± plus-minus sign = plus-or-minus sign
178 sup2 ² superscript two = superscript digit two = squared
179 sup3 ³ superscript three = superscript digit three = cubed
180 acute ´ acute accent = spacing acute
181 micro µ micro sign
182 para pilcrow sign = paragraph sign
183 middot · middle dot = Georgian comma = Greek middle dot
184 cedil ¸ cedilla = spacing cedilla
185 sup1 ¹ superscript one = superscript digit one
186 ordm º masculine ordinal indicator
187 raquo » right-pointing double angle quotation mark = right pointing guillemet
188 frac14 ¼ vulgar fraction one quarter = fraction one quarter
189 frac12 ½ vulgar fraction one half = fraction one half
190 frac34 ¾ vulgar fraction three quarters = fraction three quarters
191 iquest ¿ inverted question mark = turned question mark
192 Agrave À latin capital letter A with grave = latin capital letter A grave
193 Aacute Á latin capital letter A with acute
194 Acirc  latin capital letter A with circumflex
195 Atilde à latin capital letter A with tilde
196 Auml Ä latin capital letter A with diaeresis
197 Aring Å latin capital letter A with ring above = latin capital letter A ring
198 AElig Æ latin capital letter AE = latin capital ligature AE
199 Ccedil Ç latin capital letter C with cedilla
200 Egrave È latin capital letter E with grave
201 Eacute É latin capital letter E with acute
202 Ecirc Ê latin capital letter E with circumflex
203 Euml Ë latin capital letter E with diaeresis
204 Igrave Ì latin capital letter I with grave
205 Iacute Í latin capital letter I with acute
206 Icirc Î latin capital letter I with circumflex
207 Iuml Ï latin capital letter I with diaeresis
208 ETH Ð latin capital letter ETH
209 Ntilde Ñ latin capital letter N with tilde
210 Ograve Ò latin capital letter O with grave
211 Oacute Ó latin capital letter O with acute
212 Ocirc Ô latin capital letter O with circumflex
213 Otilde Õ latin capital letter O with tilde
214 Ouml Ö latin capital letter O with diaeresis
215 times × multiplication sign
216 Oslash Ø latin capital letter O with stroke = latin capital letter O slash
217 Ugrave Ù latin capital letter U with grave
218 Uacute Ú latin capital letter U with acute
219 Ucirc Û latin capital letter U with circumflex
220 Uuml Ü latin capital letter U with diaeresis
221 Yacute Ý latin capital letter Y with acute
222 THORN Þ latin capital letter THORN
223 szlig ß latin small letter sharp s = ess-zed
224 agrave à latin small letter a with grave = latin small letter a grave
225 aacute á latin small letter a with acute
226 acirc â latin small letter a with circumflex
227 atilde ã latin small letter a with tilde
228 auml ä latin small letter a with diaeresis
229 aring å latin small letter a with ring above = latin small letter a ring
230 aelig æ latin small letter ae = latin small ligature ae
231 ccedil ç latin small letter c with cedilla
232 egrave è latin small letter e with grave
233 eacute é latin small letter e with acute
234 ecirc ê latin small letter e with circumflex
235 euml ë latin small letter e with diaeresis
236 igrave ì latin small letter i with grave
237 iacute í latin small letter i with acute
238 icirc î latin small letter i with circumflex
239 iuml ï latin small letter i with diaeresis
240 eth ð latin small letter eth
241 ntilde ñ latin small letter n with tilde
242 ograve ò latin small letter o with grave
243 oacute ó latin small letter o with acute
244 ocirc ô latin small letter o with circumflex
245 otilde õ latin small letter o with tilde
246 ouml ö latin small letter o with diaeresis
247 divide ÷ division sign
248 oslash ø latin small letter o with stroke, = latin small letter o slash
249 ugrave ù latin small letter u with grave
250 uacute ú latin small letter u with acute
251 ucirc û latin small letter u with circumflex
252 uuml ü latin small letter u with diaeresis
253 yacute ý latin small letter y with acute
254 thorn þ latin small letter thorn with
255 yuml ÿ latin small letter y with diaeresis
338 OElig Πlatin capital ligature OE
339 oelig œ latin small ligature oe
ligature is a misnomer, this is a separate character in some languages
352 Scaron Š latin capital letter S with caron
353 scaron š latin small letter s with caron
376 Yuml Ÿ latin capital letter Y with diaeresis
402 fnof ƒ latin small f with hook = function = florin
710 circ ˆ modifier letter circumflex accent
732 tilde ˜ small tilde
913 Alpha Α greek capital letter alpha
914 Beta Β greek capital letter beta
915 Gamma Γ greek capital letter gamma
916 Delta Δ greek capital letter delta
917 Epsilon Ε greek capital letter epsilon
918 Zeta Ζ greek capital letter zeta
919 Eta Η greek capital letter eta
920 Theta Θ greek capital letter theta
921 Iota Ι greek capital letter iota
922 Kappa Κ greek capital letter kappa
923 Lambda Λ greek capital letter lambda
924 Mu Μ greek capital letter mu
925 Nu Ν greek capital letter nu
926 Xi Ξ greek capital letter xi
927 Omicron Ο greek capital letter omicron
928 Pi Π greek capital letter pi
929 Rho Ρ greek capital letter rho
there is no Sigmaf, and no U+03A2 character either
931 Sigma Σ greek capital letter sigma
932 Tau Τ greek capital letter tau
933 Upsilon Υ greek capital letter upsilon
934 Phi Φ greek capital letter phi
935 Chi Χ greek capital letter chi
936 Psi Ψ greek capital letter psi
937 Omega Ω greek capital letter omega
945 alpha α greek small letter alpha
946 beta β greek small letter beta
947 gamma γ greek small letter gamma
948 delta δ greek small letter delta
949 epsilon ε greek small letter epsilon
950 zeta ζ greek small letter zeta
951 eta η greek small letter eta
952 theta θ greek small letter theta
953 iota ι greek small letter iota
954 kappa κ greek small letter kappa
955 lambda λ greek small letter lambda
956 mu μ greek small letter mu
957 nu ν greek small letter nu
958 xi ξ greek small letter xi
959 omicron ο greek small letter omicron
960 pi π greek small letter pi
961 rho ρ greek small letter rho
962 sigmaf ς greek small letter final sigma
963 sigma σ greek small letter sigma
964 tau τ greek small letter tau
965 upsilon υ greek small letter upsilon
966 phi φ greek small letter phi
967 chi χ greek small letter chi
968 psi ψ greek small letter psi
969 omega ω greek small letter omega
977 thetasym ϑ greek small letter theta symbol
978 upsih ϒ greek upsilon with hook symbol
982 piv ϖ greek pi symbol
8194 ensp en space
8195 emsp em space
8201 thinsp thin space
8204 zwnj zero width non-joiner
8205 zwj zero width joiner
8206 lrm left-to-right mark
8207 rlm right-to-left mark
8211 ndash en dash
8212 mdash em dash
8216 lsquo left single quotation mark
8217 rsquo right single quotation mark
8218 sbquo single low-9 quotation mark
8220 ldquo left double quotation mark
8221 rdquo right double quotation mark
8222 bdquo double low-9 quotation mark
8224 dagger dagger
8225 Dagger double dagger
8226 bull bullet = black small circle
bullet is NOT the same as bullet operator
8230 hellip horizontal ellipsis = three dot leader
8240 permil per mille sign
8242 prime prime = minutes = feet
8243 Prime double prime = seconds = inches
8249 lsaquo single left-pointing angle quotation mark
lsaquo is proposed but not yet ISO standardized
8250 rsaquo single right-pointing angle quotation mark
rsaquo is proposed but not yet ISO standardized
8254 oline overline = spacing overscore
8260 frasl fraction slash
8364 euro euro sign
8465 image blackletter capital I = imaginary part
8472 weierp script capital P = power set = Weierstrass p
8476 real blackletter capital R = real part symbol
8482 trade trade mark sign
8501 alefsym alef symbol = first transfinite cardinal
alef symbol is NOT the same as hebrew letter alef, U+05D0 although the same glyph could be used to depict both characters
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 leftwardsc = carriage return
8656 lArr leftwards double arrow
Unicode does not say that lArr is the same as the 'is implied by' arrow but also does not have any other character for that function. So ? lArr can be used for 'is implied by'
8657 uArr upwards double arrow
8658 rArr rightwards double arrow
Unicode does not say this is the 'implies' character but does not have another character with this function so ? rArr can be used for 'implies' as ISOtech suggests
8659 dArr downwards double arrow
8660 hArr left right double arrow
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
prod is NOT the same character as U+03A0 'greek capital letter pi' though the same glyph might be used for both
8721 sum n-ary sumation
sum is NOT the same character as U+03A3 'greek capital letter sigma' though the same glyph might be used for both
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 = wedge
8744 or logical or = vee
8745 cap intersection = cap
8746 cup union = cup
8747 int integral
8756 there4 therefore
8764 sim tilde operator = varies with = similar to
tilde operator is NOT the same character as the tilde, U+007E, although the same glyph might be used to represent both
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
note that nsup, 'not a superset of, U+2283' is not covered by the Symbol font encoding and is not included. Should it be, for symmetry? It is in ISOamsn
8836 nsub not a subset of
8838 sube subset of or equal to
8839 supe superset of or equal to
8853 oplus circled plus = direct sum
8855 otimes circled times = vector product
8869 perp up tack = orthogonal to = perpendicular
8901 sdot dot operator
dot operator is NOT the same character as U+00B7 middle dot
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
lang is NOT the same character as U+003C 'less than' or U+2039 'single left-pointing angle quotation mark'
9002 rang right-pointing angle bracket = ket
rang is NOT the same character as U+003E 'greater than' or U+203A 'single right-pointing angle quotation mark'
9674 loz lozenge
9824 spades black spade suit
black here seems to mean filled as opposed to hollow
9827 clubs black club suit = shamrock
9829 hearts black heart suit = valentine
9830 diams black diamond suit
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