HTML Special Characters

  • HTML special characters list with entities code characters and description.


Reserved Characters in HTML

Character Decimal Entity Name Entity Description
      None Breaking Space
" " " Double Quotation mark
' ' ' Single Quotation mark
& & & ampersand
< &#60; &lt; less-than
> &#62; &gt; greater-than
# &#35;   Hass Sign
% &#37;   Percentage Sign
( &#40;   Left Parenthesis
) &#41;   Right Paremthesis
* &#42;   Left Parenthesis
+ &#43;   Plus Sign
- &#45;   Hypen
/ &#47;   Slash

Copyright,Trademark and Registered Entities

Character Decimal Entity Name Entity Description
© &#169; &copy; Copyright Symbol
&#8482; &trade; Trademark Symbol
® &#174; &reg; Registered Symbol

Currency Symbols

Character Decimal Entity Name Entity Description
¢ &#162; &cent; Cent Currency()
£ &#163; &pound; English Pound Currency
¤ &#164; &curren; General Currency
¥ &#165; &yen; Japanese Yen
&#8364; &euro; European Euro
$ &#36; $ Dollar Sign
&#8355; Franc Sign

Quotation Mark and Apostophe Entities

Character Decimal Entity Name Entity Description
' &#8216; &lsquo; Left/Opening single quote
' &#8217; &rsquo; Right/Closing single quote
" &#8220; &ldquo; Left/Opening double quote
" &#8221; &rdquo; Right/Closing double quote

Arrow Entities

Character Decimal Entity Name Entity Description
&larr;   Leftward Arrow
&uarr;   Upward Arrow
&rarr;   Righttward Arrow
&darr;   Downward Arrow

Suit Entities

Character Decimal Entity Name Entity Description
&spades;   Spade Suit
&clubs;   Club Suit
&hearts;   Heart Suit
&diams;   Diamond Suit