Language Symbols

This page lists all the various symbols in the Language Symbols category.

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The slash (/) is a sign used as a punctuation mark and for various other purposes. It is often called a forward slash (a retronym used to distinguish the slash from the backslash, "\"), and many other alternative names.

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A happy face, smiling face, smiley, or :) is a stylized representation of a smiling humanoid face, commonly occurring in popular culture. It is commonly represented as a yellow (many other colors are also used) circle (or sphere) with two black dots representing eyes and a black arc representing the mouth. "Smiley" is also sometimes used as a generic term for any emoticon.

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Morse Code Alphabet and Numbers

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Square brackets

Square brackets—also called crotchets or simply brackets (US)—are often used to insert explanatory material or to mark where a [word or] passage was omitted from an original material by someone other than the original author, or to mark modifications in quotations.

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Therefore Sign

The symbol consists of three dots placed in an upright triangle and is read therefore.

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Thurisaz, þurisaz

The god Thor, giant

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joy, bliss

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