See also: :(, ( ), and
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( U+0028, (
LEFT PARENTHESIS
'
[U+0027]
Basic Latin )
[U+0029]

TranslingualEdit

Punctuation markEdit

(

  1. Represents a mouth vertically aligned, in order to form emoticons.
  2. Used in ( ).

SymbolEdit

(

  1. (mathematics) Denotes an open endpoint of an interval.
     

SynonymsEdit

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:(.

See alsoEdit

  • to (Lojban)

Punctuation


ChineseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Internet slang
Perhaps influenced by Japanese (ry.

Punctuation markEdit

(

  1. Used in ( ).
  2. (Internet slang) Used at the end of a silly message to indicate that one isn't serious.

JapaneseEdit

Punctuation markEdit

(

  1. Used in ( ).