~

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Character  ~ 
Unicode name TILDE
Codepoint U+007E
} ← Basic Latin → 
Character  ̃ 
Unicode name COMBINING TILDE
Codepoint U+0303
̂ ← Combining Diacritical Marks → ̄
See also: ˜ and

Translingual[edit]

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Diacritical mark[edit]

~

  1. A tilde.
  2. (IPA) A modifier indicating nasalization.

Symbol[edit]

~

  1. approximately
    She brought ~10 shirts for a two-day trip.
  2. In East-Asian languages it usually indicates a range of numbers
    Example, 3~10 = "3 to 10"; ~9 = "up to nine"; 50~ = "50 and greater."
  3. (mathematics) "is equivalent to"; "twiddles"
  4. "is of the same order of magnitude as"
  5. (logic) negation
    ~p
  6. (linguistics) alternating with

Synonyms[edit]

  • (logical negations) ¬, !

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese long vowel mark .

Punctuation mark[edit]

~

  1. (colloquial) long vowel for emphasis.
    감사합니다~!

Etymology 2[edit]

From Japanese , symbol for から.

Particle[edit]

~

  1. Alternative form of (from).
    • 1~10.
      ilbuteo sip.
      From 1 to 10.
    • 6~9살.
      yukbuteo ahop sal.
      6 to 9 years old.

Portuguese[edit]

Diacritical mark[edit]

~

  1. A diacritical mark of the Latin script, called til (tilde) in Portuguese, and found on Ã/ã and Õ/õ.

Spanish[edit]

Diacritical mark[edit]

~

  1. A diacritical mark of the Latin script, called virgulilla (tilde) in Spanish, and found on Ñ/ñ.