The at sign, @, normally read aloud as "at", also commonly called the at symbol
or commercial at, is originally an accounting and commercial invoice ...
Mar 25, 2015 ... The shape of the symbol originated as a ligature for the Latin et ('and') .... In
Greek @ is called ΠΑΠΑΚΙ (papaki) which means little duckling.
An endash is a symbol (-) that is used in writing or printing to connect numbers or
to connect ... symbol is called, an exclamation mark, an exclamation point.
In this online exercise on code signs/symbols, we will look at what the English
names are for these computer code signs/symbols. Where a symbol/sign is called
IN ENGLISH, the symbol is boringly known as "commercial at", but other
languages offer more imaginative names. In Swedish, it is called snabel-a , ("a"
with an ...
Oct 23, 2011 ... The most familiar of these unusual symbols is probably the ( ), called
parentheses. One of them ( is called a parenthesis, and as a pair the ...
Officially, this symbol is called commercial at. Unofficially, most people seem to
refer to it as the at sign or just at. Recently, there has also been a movement to ...
Jun 26, 2015 ... I know that ^ is called a caret, but this doesn't seem to apply to the similarly
shaped but nonetheless different < and > symbols. The only names ...
Feb 10, 2013 ... I've heard it referred to as "long ess" before. A perhaps related query is "what is
the symbol ∂ called?", and I have heard this one called "round ...
Common star symbols include the asterisk, Star of David and the Pentacle. An
asterisk is found on a keyboard as the shift of the "8" key. It often denotes an ...