104 relations: A, Acknowledgement (data networks), Ampersand, Apostrophe, Asterisk, At sign, B, Backslash, Backspace, Bell character, Bracket, Bulgarian language, C, C0 and C1 control codes, Cancel character, Carriage return, Character encoding, Circumflex, Colon (punctuation), Comma, Copyright symbol, Cyrillic script, D, Degree symbol, Delete character, Dollar sign, E, End-of-Text character, End-of-Transmission character, End-of-Transmission-Block character, Enquiry character, Equals sign, Escape character, Euro sign, Exclamation mark, F, Full stop, G, H, I, ISO/IEC 8859-5, J, K, KOI8-R, KOI8-U, L, M, Macedonian language, Micro-, N, ..., Newline, Non-breaking space, Null character, Number sign, Numero sign, O, P, Page break, Per mille, Percent sign, Pilcrow, Plus and minus signs, Plus-minus sign, Q, Question mark, Quotation mark, R, Registered trademark symbol, Russian language, S, Section sign, Semicolon, Serbian Cyrillic alphabet, Serbian language, Shift Out and Shift In characters, Slash (punctuation), Soft hyphen, Substitute character, Synchronous Idle, T, Tab key, Tilde, Trademark symbol, U, Ukrainian language, Underscore, Unicode, V, Vertical bar, W, Whitespace character, X, Y, Z, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Expand index (54 more) » « Shrink index
A (named, plural As, A's, as, a's or aes) is the first letter and the first vowel of the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
In data networking, telecommunications, and computer buses, an acknowledgement (ACK) is a signal passed between communicating processes, computers, or devices to signify acknowledgement, or receipt of message, as part of a communications protocol.
The ampersand is the logogram &, representing the conjunction "and".
The apostrophe ( ' or) character is a punctuation mark, and sometimes a diacritical mark, in languages that use the Latin alphabet and some other alphabets.
An asterisk (*); from Late Latin asteriscus, from Ancient Greek ἀστερίσκος, asteriskos, "little star") is a typographical symbol or glyph. It is so called because it resembles a conventional image of a star. Computer scientists and mathematicians often vocalize it as star (as, for example, in the A* search algorithm or C*-algebra). In English, an asterisk is usually five-pointed in sans-serif typefaces, six-pointed in serif typefaces, and six- or eight-pointed when handwritten. It is often used to censor offensive words, and on the Internet, to indicate a correction to a previous message. The asterisk is derived from the need of the printers of family trees in feudal times for a symbol to indicate date of birth. The original shape was seven-armed, each arm like a teardrop shooting from the center. In computer science, the asterisk is commonly used as a wildcard character, or to denote pointers, repetition, or multiplication.
The at sign, @, is normally read aloud as "at"; it is also commonly called the at symbol or commercial at.
B or b (pronounced) is the second letter of the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The backslash (\) is a typographical mark (glyph) used mainly in computing and is the mirror image of the common slash (/).
Backspace is the keyboard key that originally pushed the typewriter carriage one position backwards, and in modern computer systems moves the display cursor one position backwards,"Backwards" means to the left for left-to-right languages.
A bell code (sometimes bell character) is a device control code originally sent to ring a small electromechanical bell on tickers and other teleprinters and teletypewriters to alert operators at the other end of the line, often of an incoming message.
A bracket is a tall punctuation mark typically used in matched pairs within text, to set apart or interject other text.
C is the third letter in the English alphabet and a letter of the alphabets of many other writing systems which inherited it from the Latin alphabet.
The C0 and C1 control code or control character sets define control codes for use in text by computer systems that use the ISO/IEC 2022 system of specifying control and graphic characters.
In telecommunication, the term cancel character has the following meanings.
A carriage return, sometimes known as a cartridge return and often shortened to CR, or return, is a control character or mechanism used to reset a device's position to the beginning of a line of text.
Character encoding is used to represent a repertoire of characters by some kind of encoding system.
The circumflex is a diacritic in the Latin, Greek and Cyrillic scripts that is used in the written forms of many languages and in various romanization and transcription schemes.
The colon is a punctuation mark consisting of two equally sized dots centered on the same vertical line.
The comma is a punctuation mark that appears in several variants in different languages.
The copyright symbol, or copyright sign, © (a circled capital letter C for copyright), is the symbol used in copyright notices for works other than sound recordings (which are indicated with the ℗ symbol).
The Cyrillic script is a writing system used for various alphabets across Eurasia (particularity in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, Central Asia, and North Asia).
D (named dee) is the fourth letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The degree symbol (°) is a typographical symbol that is used, among other things, to represent degrees of arc (e.g. in geographic coordinate systems), hours (in the medical field), degrees of temperature, alcohol proof, or diminished quality in musical harmony.
In computing, the delete character (sometimes also called rubout) is the last character in the ASCII repertoire, with the code 127 (decimal).
The dollar sign ($ or) is a symbol primarily used to indicate the various units of currency around the world.
E (named e, plural ees) is the fifth letter and the second vowel in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The End-of-Text character (ETX) (hex value of 0x03, often displayed as ^C) is an ASCII control character used to inform the receiving computer that the end of the data stream has been reached.
In telecommunication, an End-of-Transmission character (EOT) is a transmission control character.
In the C0 control code set used in ASCII, ETB is a short name for the End-of-Transmission-Block character (code 23, or 0x17, or ^W in caret notation).
In computer communications, enquiry is a transmission-control character that requests a response from the receiving station with which a connection has been set up.
The equals sign or equality sign is a mathematical symbol used to indicate equality.
In computing and telecommunication, an escape character is a character which invokes an alternative interpretation on subsequent characters in a character sequence.
The euro sign (€) is the currency sign used for the euro, the official currency of the Eurozone in the European Union (EU).
The exclamation mark (British English) or exclamation point (some dialects of American English) is a punctuation mark usually used after an interjection or exclamation to indicate strong feelings or high volume (shouting), or show emphasis, and often marks the end of a sentence.
F (named ef) is the sixth letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The full point or full stop (British and broader Commonwealth English) or period (North American English) is a punctuation mark.
G (named gee) is the 7th letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
H (named aitch or, regionally, haitch, plural aitches)"H" Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition (1989); Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (1993); "aitch" or "haitch", op.
I (named i, plural ies) is the ninth letter and the third vowel in the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
ISO/IEC 8859-5:1999, Information technology — 8-bit single-byte coded graphic character sets — Part 5: Latin/Cyrillic alphabet, is part of the ISO/IEC 8859 series of ASCII-based standard character encodings, first edition published in 1988.
J is the tenth letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
K (named kay) is the eleventh letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
KOI8-R (RFC 1489) is an 8-bit character encoding, designed to cover Russian, which uses a Cyrillic alphabet.
KOI8-U (RFC 2319) is an 8-bit character encoding, designed to cover Ukrainian, which uses a Cyrillic alphabet.
L (named el) is the twelfth letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet, used in words such as lagoon, lantern, and less.
M (named em) is the thirteenth letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
Macedonian (македонски, tr. makedonski) is a South Slavic language spoken as a first language by around two million people, principally in the Republic of Macedonia and the Macedonian diaspora, with a smaller number of speakers throughout the transnational region of Macedonia.
Micro- (symbol µ) is a unit prefix in the metric system denoting a factor of 10−6 (one millionth).
N (named en) is the fourteenth letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
Newline (frequently called line ending, end of line (EOL), line feed, or line break) is a control character or sequence of control characters in a character encoding specification, e.g. ASCII or EBCDIC.
In word processing and digital typesetting, a non-breaking space (" "), also called no-break space, non-breakable space (NBSP), hard space, or fixed space, is a space character that prevents an automatic line break at its position.
The null character (also null terminator or null byte), abbreviated NUL, is a control character with the value zero.
The symbol # is most commonly known as the number sign, hash, or pound sign.
The numero sign or numero symbol, № (also represented as Nº, No, No. or no. (US English), or No or no (UK English) plural Nos. or nos. (US English) or Nos or nos UK English), is a typographic abbreviation of the word number(s) indicating ordinal numeration, especially in names and titles.
O (named o, plural oes) is the 15th letter and the fourth vowel in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
P (named pee) is the 16th letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
A page break is a marker in an electronic document that tells the document interpreter that the content which follows is part of a new page.
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The percent (per cent) sign (%) is the symbol used to indicate a percentage, a number or ratio as a fraction of 100.
The pilcrow (¶), also called the paragraph mark, paragraph sign, paraph, alinea (Latin: a lineā, "off the line"), or blind P, is a typographical character for individual paragraphs.
The plus and minus signs (+ and −) are mathematical symbols used to represent the notions of positive and negative as well as the operations of addition and subtraction.
The plus-minus sign (±) is a mathematical symbol with multiple meanings.
Q (named cue) is the 17th letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The question mark (also known as interrogation point, query, or eroteme in journalism) is a punctuation mark that indicates an interrogative clause or phrase in many languages.
Quotation marks, also called quotes, quote marks, quotemarks, speech marks, inverted commas or talking marks, are punctuation marks used in pairs in various writing systems to set off direct speech, a quotation, or a phrase.
R (named ar/or) is the 18th letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The registered trademark symbol (®) is a symbol that provides notice that the preceding word or symbol is a trademark or service mark that has been registered with a national trademark office.
Russian (rússkiy yazýk) is an East Slavic language, which is official in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, as well as being widely spoken throughout Eastern Europe, the Baltic states, the Caucasus and Central Asia.
S (named ess, plural esses) is the 19th letter in the Modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The section sign (§) is a typographical character for referencing individual numbered sections of a document, frequently used when referring to legal code.
The semicolon or semi colon is a punctuation mark that separates major sentence elements.
The Serbian Cyrillic alphabet (српска ћирилица/srpska ćirilica, pronounced) is an adaptation of the Cyrillic script for the Serbian language, developed in 1818 by Serbian linguist Vuk Karadžić.
Serbian (српски / srpski) is the standardized variety of the Serbo-Croatian language mainly used by Serbs.
Shift Out (SO) and Shift In (SI) are ASCII control characters 14 and 15, respectively (0x0E and 0x0F).
The slash is an oblique slanting line punctuation mark.
In computing and typesetting, a soft hyphen (ISO 8859: 0xAD, Unicode, HTML: &#173; &shy) or syllable hyphen (EBCDIC: 0xCA), abbreviated SHY, is a code point reserved in some coded character sets for the purpose of breaking words across lines by inserting visible hyphens.
A substitute character (␚) is a control character that is used in the place of a character that is recognized to be invalid or erroneous, or that cannot be represented on a given device.
Synchronous Idle (SYN) is the ASCII control character 22 (0x16), represented as ^V in caret notation.
T (named tee) is the 20th letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The tab key (abbreviation of tabulator key or tabular key) on a keyboard is used to advance the cursor to the next tab stop.
The tilde (in the American Heritage dictionary or; ˜ or ~) is a grapheme with several uses.
The trademark symbol (™), in Unicode, \texttrademark in LaTeX, is a symbol to indicate that the preceding mark is a trademark.
U (named u, plural ues) is the 21st letter and the fifth vowel in the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The symbol underscore (_), also called underline, low line or low dash, is a character that originally appeared on the typewriter and was primarily used to underline words.
Unicode is a computing industry standard for the consistent encoding, representation, and handling of text expressed in most of the world's writing systems.
V (named vee) is the 22nd letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The vertical bar (|) is a computer character and glyph with various uses in mathematics, computing, and typography.
W (named double-u,Pronounced plural double-ues) is the 23rd letter of the modern English and ISO basic Latin alphabets.
In computer programming, white space is any character or series of characters that represent horizontal or vertical space in typography.
X (named ex, plural exes) is the 24th and antepenultimate letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
Y (named wye, plural wyes) is the 25th and penultimate letter in the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
Z (named zed or zee "Z", Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition (1989); Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (1993); "zee", op. cit.) is the 26th and final letter of the modern English alphabet and the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
0 (zero) is both a number and the numerical digit used to represent that number in numerals.
1 (one, also called unit, unity, and (multiplicative) identity) is a number, numeral, and glyph.
2 (two) is a number, numeral, and glyph.
3 (three) is a number, numeral, and glyph.
4 (four) is a number, numeral, and glyph.
5 (five) is a number, numeral, and glyph.
6 (six) is the natural number following 5 and preceding 7.
7 (seven) is the natural number following 6 and preceding 8.
8 (eight) is the natural number following 7 and preceding 9.
9 (nine) is the natural number following and preceding.
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