Capital Letter C with Circumflex (Ĉ)
Codes for the "Capital-Letter-C-with-Circumflex" SymbolClick on a to copy its contents.
"C" with Circumflex ExplainedThe letter "c" with a circumflex (ĉ) is a diacritical mark used in various languages to modify the sound of the letter. Here are six examples of how the letter "c" with a circumflex is used:
- In Portuguese, the letter "c" with a circumflex is sometimes used in words borrowed from French or other languages, such as "ĉaipira" (hick), where it has no specific phonetic value.
- In Italian, the letter "c" with a circumflex is sometimes used in words borrowed from other languages, such as "ĉappuccino," where it has no specific phonetic value.
- In Catalan, the letter "c" with a circumflex is used to represent the voiceless postalveolar affricate /t͡ʃ/ sound, as in the word "caçador" (hunter).
- In Breton, a Celtic language spoken in Brittany, the letter "c" with a circumflex is used to represent the voiceless palatal fricative /ç/ sound, as in the word "ĉhoarvez" (shower).
- In Walloon, a Romance language spoken in Belgium, the letter "c" with a circumflex is used to represent the voiceless palatal fricative /ç/ sound, as in the word "ĉhén" (dog).
- In Esperanto, the letter "c" with a circumflex is used to represent the voiceless alveolar affricate /t͡s/ sound, as in the word "ĉevalo" (horse).
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How To Insert the Ĉ Symbol
(Method 1) Copy and paste the symbol.Click on the Ĉ symbol from the table above. Press the "Copy" button, and then paste the symbol into your document.
(Method 2) Use the "Alt Code."The Alt Code for Ĉ is Alt 264. If you have a keyboard with a numeric pad, you can use this method. Simply hold down the Alt Key and type 264. When you lift the Alt Key, Ĉ appears. ("Num Lock" must be on.)
(Method 3) Use the HTML Decimal Code (for webpages).
(Method 4) Use the HTML Entity Code (for webpages).
(Method 5) Use the CSS Code (for webpages).
|CSS and HTML Text||Output|
(Method 6) Use the HTML Hex Code (for webpages and HTML canvas).
const x = "0x"+"108"|
ctx.fillText(String.fromCodePoint(x), 5, 5);
[Hold down Alt]
(Note that you can omit any leading zeros.)
|let str = "\u0108"|
document.write("My symbol: " + str)
|My symbol: Ĉ|
(Method 8) Use an Image (for various).
|<img src = "myImg.png"/>||Ĉ|
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