HTML Special Characters





quotation mark " 34 quot
ampersand & 38 amp
less-than sign < 60 lt
greater-than sign > 62 gt
non-breaking space   160 nbsp
inverted exclamation mark 161 iexcl
cent sign 162 cent
pound sign 163 pound
currency sign 164 curren
yen sign 165 yen
broken vertical bar 166 brvbar
broken vertical bar 166 brkbar
section sign 167 sect
spacing diaresis 168 uml
copyright sign 169 copy
feminine ordinal indicator 170 ordf
angle quotation mark, left 171 laquo
negation sign 172 not
soft hyphen 173 shy
circled R registered sign 174 reg
spacing macron 175 hibar
degree sign 176 deg
plus-or-minus sign 177 plusmn
superscript 2 178 sup2
superscript 3 179 sup3
spacing acute 180 acute
micro sign 181 micro
paragraph sign 182 para
middle dot 183 middot
spacing cedilla 184 cedil
superscript 1 185 sup1
masculine ordinal indicator 186 ordm
angle quotation mark, right 187 raquo
fraction 1/4 188 frac14
fraction 1/2 189 frac12
fraction 3/4 190 frac34
inverted question mark 191 iquest
capital A, grave accent 192 Agrave
capital A, acute accent 193 Aacute
capital A, circumflex accent 194 Acirc
capital A, tilde 195 Atilde
capital A, dieresis or umlaut mark 196 Auml
capital A, ring 197 Aring
capital AE diphthong (ligature) 198 AElig
capital C, cedilla 199 Ccedil
capital E, grave accent 200 Egrave
capital E, acute accent 201 Eacute
capital E, circumflex accent 202 Ecirc
capital E, dieresis or umlaut mark 203 Euml
capital I, grave accent 204 Igrave
capital I, acute accent 205 Iacute
capital I, circumflex accent 206 Icirc
capital I, dieresis or umlaut mark 207 Iuml
capital Eth, Icelandic 208 ETH
capital Eth, Icelandic 208 Dstrok
capital N, tilde 209 Ntilde
capital O, grave accent 210 Ograve
capital O, acute accent 211 Oacute
capital O, circumflex accent 212 Ocirc
capital O, tilde 213 Otilde
capital O, dieresis or umlaut mark 214 Ouml
capital O, slash 216 Oslash
capital U, grave accent 217 Ugrave
capital U, acute accent 218 Uacute
capital U, circumflex accent 219 Ucirc
capital U, dieresis or umlaut mark 220 Uuml
capital Y, acute accent 221 Yacute
capital THORN, Icelandic 222 THORN
small sharp s, German (sz ligature) 223 szlig
small a, grave accent 224 agrave
small a, acute accent 225 aacute
small a, circumflex accent 226 acirc
small a, tilde 227 atilde
small a, dieresis or accent 228 auml
small a, ring 229 aring
small ae diphthong (ligature) 230 aelig
small c, cedilla 231 ccedil
small e, grave accent 232 egrave
small e, acute accent 233 eacute
small e, circumflex (ligature) 234 ecirc
small e, dieresis or umlaut mark 235 euml
small i, grave accent 236 igrave
small i, acute accent 237 iacute
small i, circumflex umlaut mark 238 icirc
small i, dieresis or umlaut mark 239 iuml
small eth, Icelandic 240 eth
small n, tilde 241 ntilde
small o, grave accent 242 ograve
small o, acute accent 243 oacute
small o, circumflex umlaut mark 244 ocirc
small o, tilde 245 otilde
small o, dieresis or umlaut mark 246 ouml
small o, slash 248 oslash
small u, grave accent 249 ugrave
small u, acute accent 250 uacute
small u, circumflex accent 251 ucirc
small u, dieresis or umlaut mark 252 uuml
small y, acute accent 253 yacute
small thorn, Icelandic 254 thorn
small y, dieresis or umlaut mark 255 yuml


  1. The italicized names of the characters from 160 to 191 are not supported by current versions of Mosaic. Characters with supported names can be specified using either the symbolic form or the numeric form: e.g. R&amp;D or R&#38;D. Characters without supported names can only be specified using the numeric form: e.g. Copyright &#169; 1994, Jon Shemitz.
  2. This table is based on, by Martin Ramsch.

Copyright 1994, 1995 Jon Shemitz - - 12-Jun-95