HTML Character Codes

The following list includes the HTML codes for many of the common (and some not so common) symbols used on Web pages.

Friendly Code Numerical Code Display Hex Description
  	     Horizontal Tab
      Line feed
      20 Space
  ! ! 21 Exclamation point
" " 22 Double quote
  # # 23 Number sign
  $ $ 24 Dollar sign
  % % 25 Percent sign
& & & 26 Ampersand
' ' 27 Single quote ¹
  ( ( 28 Left parenthesis
  ) ) 29 Right parenthesis
  * * 2A Asterisk (star)
  + + 2B Plus
  , , 2C Comma
  - 2D Minus (hyphen)
  . . 2E Period
  / / 2F Forward slash
  0 0 30 Zero
  1 1 31 1
  2 2 32 2
  3 3 33 3
  4 4 34 4
  5 5 35 5
  6 6 36 6
  7 7 37 7
  8 8 38 8
  9 9 39 9
  : : 3A Colon
  &#059; ; 3B Semi-colon
&lt; &#060; < 3C Less-than
  &#061; = 3D Equals
&gt; &#062; > 3E Greater-than
  &#063; ? 3F Question mark
  &#064; @ 40 At symbol
  &#065; A 41 A
  &#066; B 42 B
  &#067; C 43 C
  &#068; D 44 D
  &#069; E 45 E
  &#070; F 46 F
  &#071; G 47 G
  &#072; H 48 H
  &#073; I 49 I
  &#074; J 4A J
  &#075; K 4B K
  &#076; L 4C L
  &#077; M 4D M
  &#078; N 4E N
  &#079; O 4F O
  &#080; P 50 P
  &#081; Q 51 Q
  &#082; R 52 R
  &#083; S 53 S
  &#084; T 54 T
  &#085; U 55 U
  &#086; V 56 V
  &#087; W 57 W
  &#088; X 58 X
  &#089; Y 59 Y
  &#090; Z 5A Z
  &#091; [ 5B Left square bracket
  &#092; \ 5C Back slash
  &#093; ] 5D Right square bracket
  &#094; ^ 5E Caret
  &#095; _ 5F Underscore
  &#096; ` 60 Grave accent
  &#097; a 61 a
  &#098; b 62 b
  &#099; c 63 c
  &#100; d 64 d
  &#101; e 65 e
  &#102; f 66 f
  &#103; g 67 g
  &#104; h 68 h
  &#105; i 69 i
  &#106; j 6A j
  &#107; k 6B k
  &#108; l 6C l
  &#109; m 6D m
  &#110; n 6E n
  &#111; o 6F o
  &#112; p 70 p
  &#113; q 71 q
  &#114; r 72 r
  &#115; s 73 s
  &#116; t 74 t
  &#117; u 75 u
  &#118; v 76 v
  &#119; w 77 w
  &#120; x 78 x
  &#121; y 79 y
  &#122; z 7A z
  &#123; { 7B Left curly brace
  &#124; | 7C Vertical bar
  &#125; } 7D Right curly brace
&tilde; &#126; ~ 7E tilde
  &#127; &#127; 7F Not defined
&nbsp; &#160;   A0 Non-breaking space
&iexcl; &#161; ¡ A1 Inverted exclamation point
&cent; &#162; ¢ A2 Cent
&pound; &#163; £ A3 Pound currency sign
&curren; &#164; ¤ A4 Currency sign
&yen; &#165; ¥ A5 Yen currency sign
&brvbar; &#166; ¦ A6 Broken vertical bar
&sect; &#167; § A7 Section symbol
&uml; &#168; ¨ A8 Umlaut (Diaeresis)
&copy; &#169; © A9 Copyright
&ordf; &#170; ª AA Feminine ordinal indicator
&laquo; &#171; « AB Left double angle quote
&not; &#172; ¬ AC Not sign
&shy; &#173; ­  AD Soft hyphen
&reg; &#174; ® AE Registered sign
&macr; &#175; ¯ AF Macron
&deg; &#176; ° B0 Degree sign
&plusmn; &#177; ± B1 Plus/minus sign
&sup2; &#178; ² B2 Superscript 2
&sup3; &#179; ³ B3 Superscript 3
  &#180; ´ B4 Acute accent
&micro; &#181; µ B5 Micro sign
&para; &#182; B6 Pilcrow sign (paragraph)
&middot; &#183; · B7 Middle dot
&cedil; &#184; ¸ B8 Cedilla
&sup1; &#185; ¹ B9 Superscript 1
&ordm; &#186; º BA Masculine ordinal indicator
&raquo; &#187; » BB Right double angle quote
&frac14; &#188; ¼ BC One quarter fraction
&frac12; &#189; ½ BD One half fraction
&frac34; &#190; ¾ BE Three quarters fraction
  &#191; ¿ BF Inverted question mark
&Agrave; &#192; À C0 A grave accent
&Aacute; &#193; Á C1 A accute accent
&Acirc; &#194; Â C2 A circumflex
&Atilde; &#195; Ã C3 A tilde
&Auml; &#196; Ä C4 A umlaut
&Aring; &#197; Å C5 A ring
&AElig; &#198; Æ C6 AE ligature
&Ccedil; &#199; Ç C7 C cedilla
&Egrave; &#200; È C8 E grave
&Eacute; &#201; É C9 E acute
&Ecirc; &#202; Ê CA E circumflex
&Euml; &#203; Ë CB E umlaut
&Igrave; &#204; Ì CC I grave
&Iacute; &#205; Í CD I acute
&Icirc; &#206; Î CE I circumflex
&Iuml; &#207; Ï CF I umlaut
&ETH; &#208; Ð D0  
&Ntilde; &#209; Ñ D1 N tilde (enye)
&Ograve; &#210; Ò D2 O grave
&Oacute; &#211; Ó D3 O acute
&Ocirc; &#212; Ô D4 O circumflex
&Otilde; &#213; Õ D5 O tilde
&Ouml; &#214; Ö D6 O umlaut
&times; &#215; × D7 Multipy
&Oslash; &#216; Ø D8 O slash
&Ugrave; &#217; Ù D9 U grave
&Uacute; &#218; Ú DA U acute
&Ucirc; &#219; Û DB U circumflex
&Uuml; &#220; Ü DC U umlaut
&Yacute; &#221; Ý DD Y acute
&THORN; &#222; Þ DE Thorn
&szlig; &#223; ß DF SZ ligature
&agrave; &#224; à E0 a grave
&aacute; &#225; á E1 a acute
&acirc; &#226; â E2 a circumflex
&atilde; &#227; ã E3 a tilde
&auml; &#228; ä E4 a umlaut
&aring; &#229; å E5 a ring
&aelig; &#230; æ E6 ae ligature
&ccedil; &#231; ç E7 c cedilla
&egrave; &#232; è E8 e grave
&eacute; &#233; é E9 e acute
&ecirc; &#234; ê EA e circumflex
&euml; &#235; ë EB e umlaut
&igrave; &#236; ì EC i grave
&iacute; &#237; í ED i acute
&icirc; &#238; î EE i circumflex
&iuml; &#239; ï EF i umlaut
&eth; &#240; ð F0 eth
&ntilde; &#241; ñ F1 n tilde
&ograve; &#242; ò F2 o grave
&oacute; &#243; ó F3 o acute
&ocirc; &#244; ô F4 o circumflex
&otilde; &#245; õ F5 o tilde
&ouml; &#246; ö F6 o umlaut
&divide; &#247; ÷ F7 Divide
&oslash; &#248; ø F8 o slash
&ugrave; &#249; ù F9 u grave
&uacute; &#250; ú FA u acute
&ucirc; &#251; û FB u circumflex
&uuml; &#252; ü FC u umlaut
&yacute; &#253; ý FD y acute
&thorn; &#254; þ FE thorn
&yuml; &#255; ÿ FF y umlaut
  &#338; Œ 152 OE ligature
  &#339; œ 153 oe ligature
  &#352; Š 160 Š
  &#353; š 161 š
&Yuml; &#376; Ÿ 178 Y-umlaut
  &#381; Ž   Ž
  &#382; ž   ž
  &#402; ƒ 192 Function symbol
  &#710; ˆ   ˆ
&tilde &#732; ˜   Tilde
&ndash; &#8211; 2013 En dash
&mdash; &#8212; 2014 Em dash
  &#8214; 2016  
&lsquo; &#8216; 2018 Left single-quote
&rsquo; &#8217; 2019 Right single-quote
&sbquo; &#8218; 201A Single low-quote
&ldquo; &#8220; 201C Left double-quote
&rdquo; &#8221; 201D Right double-quote
&dbquo; &#8222; 201E Double low-quote
&dbquo; &#8223; 201F Double high-quote
&dagger; &#8224; 2020 Dagger
&Dagger; &#8225; 2021 Double dagger
  &#8226; 2022 Small bullet
  &#8227; 2023
  &#8228; 2024
  &#8229; 2025
  &#8230; 2026 Elipsis
&permil; &#8240; 2030 Per-thousand symbol
&prime; &#8242; 2032 Prime (minutes, feet)
         
&lsaquo; &#8249;   Left single angle quote
&rsaquo; &#8250;   Right single angle quote
&oline; &#8254;   Overline
  &#8364; 20AC Euro
&trade; &#8482; 2122 Trademark
&vellip; &#8942; 22EE Vertical ellipsis
  &#8943; 22EF Mid line horizontal ellipsis
&larr; &#8592;   Left arrow
&uarr; &#8593;   Up arrow
&rarr; &#8594;   Right arrow
&darr; &#8595;   Down arrow
&spades; &#9824;   Spades
&clubs; &#9827;   Clubs
&hearts; &#9829;   Hearts
&diams; &#9830;   Diamonds

¹ Strictly speaking this is only defined by XHTML not XML so may not work with some browsers.

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