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¡ U+00A1, ¡
INVERTED EXCLAMATION MARK
 
[U+00A0]
Latin-1 Supplement ¢
[U+00A2]
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! U+0021, !
EXCLAMATION MARK

[U+0020]
Basic Latin "
[U+0022]

TranslingualEdit

Punctuation markEdit

¡ !

  1. Encloses an exclamation in some languages.

Usage notesEdit

The symbols are called, in English:

See alsoEdit


CatalanEdit

Punctuation markEdit

¡ !

  1. Occasionally encloses an exclamation in modern Catalan. At other times, a lone exclamation mark is used at the end with nothing at the beginning of the exclamatory phrase.
    ¡Ditxós qui sab estimarla! ¡Benhaurat aquell en quin cor brilla encesa la vivificant y pura flama de la fé!
    Lucky is he who can love her! Blessed is he in whose heart there shines the life-giving and pure flame of faith!

Usage notesEdit

¡ is used at the beginning of a phrase expressing exclamation, with ! at the end; however, it is not mandatory to use ¡.

See alsoEdit


SpanishEdit

Punctuation markEdit

¡ !

  1. Encloses an exclamation in Spanish. Equivalent in English and many other languages: !.

Coordinate termsEdit

Usage notesEdit

In written Spanish, ¡ is written at the beginning of a phrase expressing exclamation, with ! at the end.

Further readingEdit