Last modified on 22 May 2011, at 23:34
Character  ― 
Unicode name HORIZONTAL BAR
Unicode block General Punctuation
Codepoint U+2015

TranslingualEdit

Punctuation markEdit

  1. Introduces quoted text.
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 231:
      Harry, você não pode mencionar uma coisa dessas numa carta! [...] Tudo bem, tudo bem, então não vou contar a ele, tampouco!
      ― Harrry, you can't mention such a thing in a letter! [...] ― All right, all right, so I won't tell him either.

Usage notesEdit

In English, this symbol is called a horizontal bar.

See alsoEdit

Wikipedia-logo.png Dash#Horizontal bar on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Dash#Horizontal bar

Punctuation