Last modified on 23 February 2012, at 00:04
Character  ※ 
Unicode name REFERENCE MARK
Codepoint U+203B
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JapaneseEdit

Punctuation markEdit

  1. Similar in function to an asterisk or bullet point.

Usage notesEdit

In Japanese, it is called the komejirushi ("rice mark") because it looks like kome, the kanji for uncooked rice.

See alsoEdit


KoreanEdit

Punctuation markEdit

  1. A reference mark used at the beginning of a note.

Usage notesEdit

Known variously in Korean as the 참고표 (chamgopyo, “reference mark”) or 당구장표 (danggujang-pyo, “billiard-table mark”).


UrduEdit

Punctuation markEdit

  1. A character used to separate paragraphs.