Beta CodeUnicode EquivalentSymbolNameNotes



Greater-Than Sign


Definition: 1) new section of text in prose or poetry; 2) quotation marker, when it appears at the start of each quoted line. Marginal; 3) indicates textual restorations, variants, errors, omissions, corrections, quotations and marginal notes; Marginal; 4) Aristarchean editorial character indicating there is a note on this line in Aristarchus’ commentary. Marginal; 5) line filler

Status: allowed (deprecated as line filler, use #323)

Usage: in corpus

See also: #18, #303, #323, #1337