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Chess annotation symbols

Index Chess annotation symbols

When annotating chess games, commentators frequently use widely recognized annotation symbols. [1]

23 relations: !!, Blunder (chess), Boris Spassky, Chess, Chess endgame, Chess Informant, Chess notation, Chess opening book, Chess opening theory table, Chess theory, Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings, Glossary of chess, Hyacinthe Henri Boncourt, Interrobang, Johann Baptist Allgaier, Légal Trap, Norsk Sjakkblad, Numeric Annotation Glyphs, Question mark, Question mark (disambiguation), Tarrasch Defense, Tigran Petrosian, Trompowsky Attack.

!!

‼ (a double exclamation mark, Unicode character U+203C) may refer to.

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Blunder (chess)

In chess, a blunder is a very bad move.

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Boris Spassky

Boris Vasilievich Spassky (Бори́с Васи́льевич Спа́сский; born January 30, 1937) is a Russian chess grandmaster.

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Chess

Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.

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Chess endgame

In chess and chess-like games, the endgame (or end game or ending) is the stage of the game when few pieces are left on the board.

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Chess Informant

Chess Informant (Šahovski Informator) is a publishing company from Belgrade (Serbia, former Yugoslavia) that periodically (since 2012, four volumes per year) produces a book entitled Chess Informant, as well as the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings, Encyclopaedia of Chess Endings, Opening Monographs, other print publications, and software (including electronic editions of most print publications).

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Chess notation

Chess notations are various systems that have developed to record either the moves made in a game of chess or the position of pieces on a chessboard.

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Chess opening book

A chess opening book is a book on chess openings.

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Chess opening theory table

A chess opening theory table or ECO (Encyclopaedia Of Chess Openings) table presents lines of moves, typically (but not always) from the starting position.

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Chess theory

The game of chess is commonly divided into three phases: the opening, middlegame, and endgame.

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Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings

The Encyclopedia of Chess Openings is a classification system for the opening moves in chess.

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Glossary of chess

This page explains commonly used terms in chess in alphabetical order.

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Hyacinthe Henri Boncourt

Hyacinthe Henri Boncourt (1765? – March 23, 1840) was one of the leading chess players in France in the years between 1820 and 1840.

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Interrobang

The interrobang, also known as the interabang (‽) (often represented by ?! or !?), is a nonstandard punctuation mark used in various written languages and intended to combine the functions of the question mark, or interrogative point, and the exclamation mark, or exclamation point, known in the jargon of printers and programmers as a "bang".

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Johann Baptist Allgaier

Johann Baptist Allgaier (June 19, 1763, Schussenried – January 3, 1823, Vienna) was a German-Austrian chess master and theoretician.

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Légal Trap

The Légal Trap or Blackburne Trap (also known as Légal Pseudo-Sacrifice and Légal Mate) is a chess opening, characterized by a queen sacrifice followed by checkmate with minor pieces if Black accepts the sacrifice.

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Norsk Sjakkblad

Norsk Sjakkblad (The Norwegian Chess Magazine) is a Norwegian chess periodical published by the Norwegian Chess Federation.

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Numeric Annotation Glyphs

Numeric Annotation Glyphs or NAGs are used to annotate chess games when using a computer, typically providing an assessment of a chess move or a chess position.

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Question mark

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.

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Question mark (disambiguation)

A question mark is a type of punctuation mark.

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Tarrasch Defense

The Tarrasch Defense is a chess opening characterized by the moves: The Tarrasch is a variation of the Queen's Gambit Declined.

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Tigran Petrosian

Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian (Тигра́н Варта́нович Петрося́н; Տիգրան Պետրոսյան; June 17, 1929 – August 13, 1984) was a Soviet Armenian Grandmaster, and World Chess Champion from 1963 to 1969.

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Trompowsky Attack

The Trompowsky Attack is a chess opening that begins with the moves: With his second move, White intends to exchange his bishop for Black's knight, inflicting doubled pawns upon Black in the process.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chess_annotation_symbols

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