Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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Special Characters

The Wolfram Language not only has systemwide support for arbitrary Unicode characters, but also includes nearly a thousand carefully designed characters for mathematical notation and technical presentationall fully integrated into the Wolfram Language's input, output, and graphics.

ReferenceReference

EscnnnEsc or \[Name] named character (e.g. α, EscaEsc, [Alpha])

Insert Special Character palette of all named special characters

Wolfram Language Syntax »

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\[Degree]  ▪  \[ImaginaryI]  ▪  \[Times]  ▪  \[Element]  ▪  \[Rule]  ▪  ...

Greek Letters »

α  ▪  β  ▪  θ  ▪  ϑ  ▪  ϕ  ▪  ω  ▪  Δ  ▪  Ψ  ▪  Ω  ▪  Ϡ  ▪  ...

\[Alpha]  ▪  \[CurlyTheta]  ▪  \[CapitalDelta]  ▪  \[Sampi]  ▪  ...

Notational Alphabets »

  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  a  ▪  A  ▪    ▪  ...

\[ScriptA]  ▪  \[ScriptCapitalA]  ▪  \[GothicA]  ▪  \[FormalA]  ▪  \[Aleph]  ▪  ...

Mathematical Notation »

  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  ...

\[Integral]  ▪  \[Sum]  ▪  \[Del]  ▪  \[ForAll]  ▪  \[CirclePlus]  ▪  ...

Arrows & Arrow-Like Forms »

  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  ...

\[RightArrow]  ▪  \[LongRightArrow]  ▪  \[DoubleRightArrow]  ▪  \[LeftRightArrow]  ▪  ...

Textual Forms »

  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  ¿  ▪  ©  ▪  ...

\[Dash]  ▪  \[LongDash]  ▪  \[Bullet]  ▪  \[Copyright]  ▪  ...

Currency, Units, and Special Notations »

  ▪  £  ▪  µ  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  \[WhiteKnight]  ▪  ...

\[Euro]  ▪  \[Sterling]  ▪  \[Micro]  ▪  \[Mars]  ▪  \[Natural]  ▪  ...

User Interfaces & Documentation »

  ▪  »  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  ...

Shapes, Icons, etc. »

  ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪    ▪  ...

\[FilledSquare]  ▪  \[EmptySquare]  ▪  \[HappySmiley]  ▪  ...

Non-Printing Characters »

\[ThinSpace]  ▪  \[NonBreakingSpace]  ▪  \[InvisibleComma]  ▪  \[AlignmentMarker]  ▪  ...

International Characters »

é  ▪  ö  ▪  à  ▪  á  ▪  â  ▪  ã  ▪  ä  ▪  å  ▪  ç  ▪  č  ▪  ø  ▪  æ  ▪  ß  ▪  ...

\[EAcute]  ▪  \[ODoubleDot]  ▪  \[CHacek]  ▪  ...

Formal Symbols »

a  ▪  A  ▪  ω  ▪  ...

\[FormalA]  ▪  \[FormalCapitalA]  ▪  \[FormalOmega]  ▪  ...

ToCharacterCode  ▪  FromCharacterCode  ▪  CharacterRange

FullForm show characters in their full named form

\nn, \:nnnn enter octal or Unicode forms

Esc\alphaEsc, EscΑEsc, etc. enter TAdjustmentBox[E, BoxBaselineShift -> 0.5, BoxMargins -> {{-0.3, 0}, {0, 0}}]X, HTML, SGML, etc. forms