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Character  ⅿ 
Unicode name SMALL ROMAN NUMERAL ONE THOUSAND
Unicode block Number Forms
Codepoint U+217F

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Etymology[edit]

From upper case roman numeral M (1000), an alteration of , from , an alteration of , an alteration of , from encircling X (the roman numeral for ten) to indicate the hundredth ten.

Symbol[edit]

  1. , the Roman numeral one thousand (1000)

Usage notes[edit]

This symbol is the pre-combined Unicode glyph for the Roman numeral thousand, mainly intended for compatibility with large East-Asian character sets. It is used to represent the individual number where individual glyphs are not wanted. Otherwise, the Roman numeral one thousand is written as the sequence “m” .

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