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HTML Pocket Reference, Second Edition by Jennifer Niederst Robbins

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Extended HTML 4.01 Entities

The HTML 4.01 specification introduces a wide variety of new character entities for rendering foreign languages, mathematical material, and other symbols. Their support is limited to the latest browser versions (IE 5.5 and NN 6, although NN4.x supports the Latin Extended-A set).

Latin Extended-A

Number

Name

Symbol

Description

Version

Œ

Œ

Œ

Capital ligature OE

4.0

œ

œ

œ

Small ligature oe

4.0

Š

Š

Š

Capital S, caron

4.0

š

š

š

Small s, caron

4.0

&#376

Ÿ

Ÿ

Capital Y, umlaut

4.0

Latin Extended-B

Number

Name

Symbol

Description

Version

ƒ

ƒ

ƒ

Small f with hook

4.0

Spacing Modifier Letters

Number

Name

Symbol

Description

Version

ˆ

ˆ

^

Circumflex accent

4.0

˜

˜

~

Tilde

4.0

Greek

Number

Name

Symbol

Description

Version

Α

Α

A

Greek capital alpha

4.0

Β

Β

B

Greek capital beta

4.0

Γ

Γ

Γ

Greek capital gamma

4.0

Δ

Δ

Δ

Greek capital delta

4.0

Ε

Ε

E

Greek capital epsilon

4.0

Ζ

Ζ

Z

Greek capital zeta

4.0

&#919

Η

H

Greek capital eta

4.0

Θ

Θ

Θ

Greek capital theta

4.0

Ι

Ι

I

Greek capital iota

4.0

Κ

Κ

K

Greek capital kappa

4.0

Λ

Λ

Λ

Greek capital lambda

4.0

Μ

Μ

M

Greek capital mu

4.0

Ν

Ν

N

Greek capital nu

4.0

Ξ

Ξ

Ξ

Greek capital xi ...

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