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Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-B

Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-B is a Unicode block containing miscellaneous mathematical symbols, including brackets, angles, and circle symbols.

Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-B
RangeU+2980..U+29FF
(128 code points)
PlaneBMP
ScriptsCommon
Assigned128 code points
Unused0 reserved code points
Unicode version history
3.2128 (+128)
Note: [1][2]

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Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-B[1]
Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+298x
U+299x
U+29Ax
U+29Bx ⦿
U+29Cx
U+29Dx
U+29Ex
U+29Fx ⧿
Notes
1.^ As of Unicode version 12.0

HistoryEdit

The following Unicode-related documents record the purpose and process of defining specific characters in the Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-B block:

Version Final code points[a] Count L2 ID WG2 ID Document
3.2 U+2980..2996, 2999..29D7, 29DC..29E5, 29E7..29FB 117 L2/98-405 Beeton, Barbara; Ion, Patrick (1998-12-01), Proposal to encode additional mathematical and technical symbols in ISO/IEC 10646
L2/98-406 Sargent, Murray (1998-12-01), Proposal to encode mathematical variant tags
L2/98-419 (pdf, doc) Aliprand, Joan (1999-02-05), "Mathematical Symbols", Approved Minutes -- UTC #78 & NCITS Subgroup L2 # 175 Joint Meeting, San Jose, CA -- December 1-4, 1998
L2/99-160 Beeton, Barbara (1999-06-01), Proposal to encode mathematical variant tags
L2/99-238 Consolidated document containing 6 Japanese proposals, 1999-07-15
N2093 Addition of medical symbols and enclosed numbers, 1999-09-13
L2/00-010 N2103 Umamaheswaran, V. S. (2000-01-05), "8.8", Minutes of WG 2 meeting 37, Copenhagen, Denmark: 1999-09-13--16
L2/00-002 Beeton, Barbara (2000-01-09), Request for assignment of codes to mathematical and technical symbols that do not appear in Unicode 2.0 or ISO/IEC 10646
L2/00-024 Shibano, Kohji (2000-01-31), JCS proposal revised
L2/00-005R2 Moore, Lisa (2000-02-14), "Motion 82-M4", Minutes of UTC #82 in San Jose
L2/00-094 N2191 Proposal for Encoding Additional Mathematical Symbols in the BMP, 2000-03-14
L2/00-098, L2/00-098-page5 N2195 Rationale for non-Kanji characters proposed by JCS committee, 2000-03-15
L2/00-119 N2191R Whistler, Ken; Freytag, Asmus (2000-04-19), Encoding Additional Mathematical Symbols in Unicode
L2/00-234 N2203 (rtf, txt) Umamaheswaran, V. S. (2000-07-21), "8.18, 8.20", Minutes from the SC2/WG2 meeting in Beijing, 2000-03-21 -- 24
L2/00-115R2 Moore, Lisa (2000-08-08), "Motion 83-M3, 83-M11, and 83-M21", Minutes Of UTC Meeting #83
L2/00-298 N2258 Sato, T. K. (2000-09-04), JIS X 0213 symbols part-2
L2/00-342 N2278 Sato, T. K.; Everson, Michael; Whistler, Ken; Freytag, Asmus (2000-09-20), Ad hoc Report on Japan feedback N2257 and N2258
L2/01-050 N2253 Umamaheswaran, V. S. (2001-01-21), "7.16 JIS X0213 Symbols", Minutes of the SC2/WG2 meeting in Athens, September 2000
L2/01-114 N2328 Summary of Voting on SC 2 N 3503, ISO/IEC 10646-1: 2000/PDAM 1, 2001-03-09
L2/01-147 (pdf, html) N2343 Everson, Michael (2001-04-03), Encoding of Long Arrows
L2/01-012R Moore, Lisa (2001-05-21), "Motion 86-M19", Minutes UTC #86 in Mountain View, Jan 2001
L2/01-317 Suignard, Michel (2001-08-14), Bracket Disunification & Normalization
L2/01-342 Suignard, Michel (2001-09-10), "T.9 B.1 List of combining characters/Variation selectors", Comments accompanying the US positive vote on the FPDAM 1 to ISO/IEC 10646-1:2001
L2/01-386R N2389R Suignard, Michel (2001-10-26), "Ireland: Negative", Disposition of comments on SC2 N 3530 (FPDAM text for Amendment 1 to ISO/IEC 10646-1:2000) - revised version
L2/13-145 N4434 Suignard, Michel (2013-07-18), Math characters and variation sequences
N4403 (pdf, doc) Umamaheswaran, V. S. (2014-01-28), "11.1.1 Math characters and variation sequences", Unconfirmed minutes of WG 2 meeting 61, Holiday Inn, Vilnius, Lithuania; 2013-06-10/14
U+2997..2998, 29D8..29DB, 29E6, 29FC..29FF 11 L2/01-064 Ion, Patrick (2001-01-24), Mathematical Variant Symbols
L2/01-067 N2318 Beeton, Barbara; Freytag, Asmus; Ion, Patrick (2001-01-25), Additional Mathematical Symbols
L2/01-142 N2336 Beeton, Barbara; Freytag, Asmus; Ion, Patrick (2001-04-02), Additional Mathematical Symbols
L2/01-156 N2356 Freytag, Asmus (2001-04-03), Additional Mathematical Characters (Draft 10)
L2/01-159 N2344 Ad-hoc report on Mathematical Symbols, 2001-04-03
L2/01-227 Whistler, Ken (2001-05-22), "ITEM 2 and 6", WG2 Consent Docket for UTC #87
L2/01-184R Moore, Lisa (2001-06-18), "Motion 87-M16, ITEM 2 and 6", Minutes from the UTC/L2 meeting
L2/01-344 N2353 (pdf, doc) Umamaheswaran, V. S. (2001-09-09), "7.7 Mathematical Symbols", Minutes from SC2/WG2 meeting #40 -- Mountain View, April 2001
L2/01-386R N2389R Suignard, Michel (2001-10-26), "Ireland: Negative", Disposition of comments on SC2 N 3530 (FPDAM text for Amendment 1 to ISO/IEC 10646-1:2000) - revised version
  1. ^ Proposed code points and characters names may differ from final code points and names

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 2016-07-09.
  2. ^ "Enumerated Versions of The Unicode Standard". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 2016-07-09.