Character References Not Spoken by JAWS

Guide to the Results

ISO 8859-1 Characters

Latin 1
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
no-break space = non-breaking space   NOT SPOKEN
soft hyphen = discretionary hyphen­­­NOT SPOKEN
acute accent = spacing acute´´´NOT SPOKEN
latin small letter y with diaeresisÿÿÿNOT SPOKEN

Symbols, Mathematical Symbols, and Greek Letters

Greek
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
greek capital letter alphaΑΑΑNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter betaΒΒΒNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter deltaΔΔΔNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter epsilonΕΕΕNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter zetaΖΖΖNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter etaΗΗΗNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter iotaΙΙΙNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter kappaΚΚΚNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter lambdaΛΛΛNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter muΜΜΜNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter nuΝΝΝNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter xiΞΞΞNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter omicronΟΟΟNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter piΠΠΠNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter rhoΡΡΡNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter tauΤΤΤNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter upsilonΥΥΥNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter chiΧΧΧNOT SPOKEN
greek capital letter psiΨΨΨNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter gammaγγγNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter zetaζζζNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter etaηηηNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter thetaθθθNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter iotaιιιNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter kappaκκκNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter lambdaλλλNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter nuνννNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter xiξξξNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter omicronοοοNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter rhoρρρNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter final sigmaςςςNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter upsilonυυυNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter chiχχχNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter psiψψψNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter omegaωωωNOT SPOKEN
greek small letter theta symbolϑϑϑNOT SPOKEN
greek upsilon with hook symbolϒϒϒNOT SPOKEN
greek pi symbolϖϖϖNOT SPOKEN
General Punctuation
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
prime = minutes = feet′′NOT SPOKEN
double prime = seconds = inches″″NOT SPOKEN
overline = spacing overscore‾‾NOT SPOKEN
Letterlike Symbols
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
alef symbol = first transfinite cardinalℵℵNOT SPOKEN
Arrows
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
leftwards arrow←←NOT SPOKEN
upwards arrow↑↑NOT SPOKEN
rightwards arrow→→NOT SPOKEN
downwards arrow↓↓NOT SPOKEN
left right arrow↔↔NOT SPOKEN
downwards arrow with corner leftwards = carriage return↵↵NOT SPOKEN
leftwards double arrow⇐⇐NOT SPOKEN
upwards double arrow⇑⇑NOT SPOKEN
rightwards double arrow⇒⇒NOT SPOKEN
downwards double arrow⇓⇓NOT SPOKEN
left right double arrow⇔⇔NOT SPOKEN
Mathematical Operators
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
for all∀∀NOT SPOKEN
partial differential∂∂NOT SPOKEN
there exists∃∃NOT SPOKEN
nabla = backward difference∇∇NOT SPOKEN
element of∈∈NOT SPOKEN
not an element of∉∉NOT SPOKEN
contains as member∋∋NOT SPOKEN
n-ary product = product sign∏∏NOT SPOKEN
n-ary summation∑∑NOT SPOKEN
minus sign−−NOT SPOKEN
proportional to∝∝NOT SPOKEN
angle∠∠NOT SPOKEN
logical and = wedge∧∧NOT SPOKEN
logical or = vee∨∨NOT SPOKEN
union = cup∪∪NOT SPOKEN
integral∫∫NOT SPOKEN
therefore∴∴NOT SPOKEN
approximately equal to≅≅NOT SPOKEN
not equal to≠≠NOT SPOKEN
subset of⊂⊂NOT SPOKEN
superset of⊃⊃NOT SPOKEN
not a subset of⊄⊄NOT SPOKEN
subset of or equal to⊆⊆NOT SPOKEN
superset of or equal to⊇⊇NOT SPOKEN
circled plus = direct sum⊕⊕NOT SPOKEN
circled times = vector product⊗⊗NOT SPOKEN
up tack = orthogonal to = perpendicular⊥⊥NOT SPOKEN
Miscellaneous Technical
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
left ceiling = apl upstile⌈⌈NOT SPOKEN
right ceiling⌉⌉NOT SPOKEN
left floor = apl downstile⌊⌊NOT SPOKEN
right floor⌋⌋NOT SPOKEN
Geometric Shapes
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
lozenge◊◊NOT SPOKEN
Miscellaneous Symbols
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
black spade suit♠♠NOT SPOKEN
black club suit = shamrock♣♣NOT SPOKEN
black heart suit = valentine♥♥NOT SPOKEN

Markup-significant and Internationalization Characters

Latin Extended-A
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
latin capital letter Y with diaeresisŸŸŸNOT SPOKEN
Spacing Modifier Letters
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
modifier letter circumflex accentˆˆˆNOT SPOKEN
General Punctuation
DescriptionThe CharacterCharacter Entity ReferenceNumeric Character ReferenceJAWS Output
en space  NOT SPOKEN
em space  NOT SPOKEN
thin space  NOT SPOKEN
zero width non-joiner‌‌NOT SPOKEN
zero width joiner‍‍NOT SPOKEN
left-to-right mark‎‎NOT SPOKEN
right-to-left mark‏‏NOT SPOKEN
single low-9 quotation mark‚‚NOT SPOKEN
double low-9 quotation mark„„NOT SPOKEN
per mille sign‰‰NOT SPOKEN
single left-pointing angle quotation mark‹‹NOT SPOKEN
single right-pointing angle quotation mark››NOT SPOKEN