manicule

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin manicula (little hand).

Noun[edit]

Examples (Unicode manicules)
  • Black left pointing index
  • Black right pointing index:
  • White left pointing index:
  • White up pointing index:
  • White right pointing index:
  • White down pointing index:

manicule (plural manicules)

  1. (typography) The index symbol used in printing, graphics or signs, to draw attention to or indicate something.
    Synonyms: bishop's fist, pointing hand, mutton-fist, digit, index, fist

Translations[edit]

Further reading[edit]