Web Results

At sign

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/At_sign

The at sign, @, normally read aloud as "at", also commonly called the at symbol or commercial at, is originally an accounting and commercial invoice ...

The names of punctuation marks | OxfordWords blog

blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2015/03/signs-and-symbols-the-names-of-punctuation-marks/

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.

What Are the Fourteen Punctuation Marks in English Grammar?

grammar.yourdictionary.com/punctuation/what/fourteen-punctuation-marks.html

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.

What should you call the # symbol? | Dictionary.com Blog

blog.dictionary.com/octothorpe/

The # symbol is commonly called the pound sign, number sign and more recently the hashtag. It is called the pound sign because the symbol comes from the ...

Does the symbol @ have a name? If not, any suggestions? | Notes ...

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-1773,00.html

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 ...

What is the '@' sign called? - Frequently Asked Reference Questions

www.ipl.org/div/farq/atsignFARQ.html

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 ...

Computer keyboard key explanation - Computer Hope

www.computerhope.com/keys.htm

Full list of all the symbols on the keyboard and what they mean.

The @ Symbol Meaning and History - Webopedia

www.webopedia.com/DidYouKnow/Internet/HistoryofAtSign.asp

Jun 24, 2010 ... Before the symbol became a standard key on typewriter keyboards in ... Afrikaans - In South Africa, it is called aapstert, meaning "monkey's tail ...

What is a star symbol called? | Reference.com

www.reference.com/world-view/star-symbol-called-c5279f9918c3912a

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 ...

What is the division sign called? | Reference.com

www.reference.com/math/division-sign-called-2287517f07cb5e41

The commonly used division symbol "/" is called a "solidus" or "virgule," while an " obelus" appears like a hyphen with dots above and below it. Another division ...

More Info

ESL Quiz - Keyboard Symbols and Punctuation Marks(Nevitt ...

a4esl.org

Keyboard Symbols and Punctuation Marks. What are these symbols? Click the answer ... This symbol is called an ___ and means ___. Answer, ampersand - ...

Computer code sign & symbol names exercise part 1 | Blair English

www.blairenglish.com

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  ...

When should we use them and - Dictionary.com

blog.dictionary.com

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 ...