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Character  Ⓐ 
Unicode name CIRCLED LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A
Unicode block Enclosed Alphanumerics
Codepoint U+24B6

Translingual[edit]

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Symbol[edit]

  1. (typography) Used chiefly in East Asian languages, to mark the first or Ath item or subitem in a list.
  2. Circle-A, the symbol for anarchy or anarchism.
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Usage notes[edit]

  • U+24B6 was not in any way intended to be the anarchism symbol, where the A and surrounding circle (originally the letter O) are supposed to overlap (see right). It is however the closest character in Unicode and commonly used for this.