Medium Right-Pointing Angle Bracket Ornament


Symbol Meaning

Angle bracket is a symbol which is clearly familiar to mathematicians, physicists, and linguists. You won't find such brackets in literary texts or everyday correspondence, but you can easily meet them in textbooks and scientific papers. Such icons are used to denote graphemes (letters or hieroglyphs), lacunae, quantum states, scalar product, averaging, and other scientific phenomena and quantities.

Angle brackets differ from the inequality signs < and >. They have a more “expanded” configuration – a larger opening angle.

In Unicode, the Right-Pointing Middle Bracket is usually used as a closing one. It comes together with a similar left-pointing bracket – .

The symbol “Medium Right-Pointing Angle Bracket Ornament” is included in the “Ornamental brackets” subblock of the “Dingbats” block and was approved as part of Unicode version 3.2 in 2002.

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Unicode Name Medium Right-Pointing Angle Bracket Ornament
Unicode Number
CSS Code
Unicode Block Dingbats
Unicode Subblock Ornamental brackets
Unicode Version 3.2 (2002)
Version 3.2
Block Dingbats
Type of paired mirror bracket (bidi) Close
Bidi Paired Bracket 276C
bmg 276C
Composition Exclusion No
Case change 276D
Simple case change 276D
Encoding hex dec (bytes) dec binary
UTF-8 E2 9D AD 226 157 173 14851501 11100010 10011101 10101101
UTF-16BE 27 6D 39 109 10093 00100111 01101101
UTF-16LE 6D 27 109 39 27943 01101101 00100111
UTF-32BE 00 00 27 6D 0 0 39 109 10093 00000000 00000000 00100111 01101101
UTF-32LE 6D 27 00 00 109 39 0 0 1831272448 01101101 00100111 00000000 00000000

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