Capital Letter E with Circumflex (Ê)
Codes for the "Capital-Letter-E-with-Circumflex" SymbolClick on a to copy its contents.
"E" with Circumflex ExplainedThe letter E with circumflex (ê) is a letter of the Latin alphabet used in several languages, including French and Portuguese. It is a modified form of the letter E, with a small hat-like accent mark called a circumflex (^) placed above it. The circumflex can indicate a change in the sound of the vowel. Here are ten examples of words that use the letter E with circumflex:
- forêt (French) - forest
- tête (French) - head
- fête (French) - party
- amêndoa (Portuguese) - almond
- êxito (Portuguese) - success
Alternative NamesAlternative names for the letter E with circumflex include:
- E-hat (because the circumflex looks like a hat on top of the letter)
- E-caret (because the circumflex is also called a caret, which is a similar symbol used in editing and proofreading)
- E-circ (because the circumflex is a symbol that goes around the letter)
Test Your Knowledge of the Accented LettersHere is a quick quiz to test your knowledge of the accented letters.
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How To Insert the Ê Symbol
(Method 1) Copy and paste the symbol.Click on the Ê 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 Ê is Alt 0202. If you have a keyboard with a numeric pad, you can use this method. Simply hold down the Alt Key and type 0202. When you lift the Alt Key, Ê 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"+"CA"|
ctx.fillText(String.fromCodePoint(x), 5, 5);
[Hold down Alt]
(Note that you can omit any leading zeros.)
|let str = "\u00CA"|
document.write("My symbol: " + str)
|My symbol: Ê|
(Method 8) Use an Image (for various).
|<img src = "myImg.png"/>||Ê|
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