Symbols and diacritic marks

Here’s a useful list of names for symbols that I’ve copied from ComputerHope.com.

~ Tilde
` Acute, Back quote, grave, grave accent, left quote, open quote, or a push
! Exclamation mark, Exclamation point, or Bang
@ At or At symbol
# Octothorpe, Number, Pound, sharp, or Hash
£ Pounds Sterling or Pound symbol
€ Euro
$ Dollar sign
¢ Cent sign
¥ Japanese Yen
$ Generic currency
§ Micro
% Percent
° Degree
^ Caret or Circumflex
& Ampersand or And
* Asterisk and sometimes referred to as “star”.
( Open parenthesis
) Close parenthesis
– Hyphen, Minus or Dash
_ Underscore
+ Plus
= Equals
{ Open Brace
} Close Brace
[ Open bracket
] Close bracket
| Pipe, Or, or Vertical bar
\ Backslash or Reverse Solidus
/ Forward slash, Solidus, Virgule, or Whack
§ Section
: Colon
; Semicolon
” Quote, Quotation mark, or Inverted commas
‘ Apostrophe or Single Quote
< Less Than or Angle brackets
> Greater Than or Angle brackets
, Comma
. Period, dot or Full Stop
? Question Mark

Feel free to add to the list in the comments.

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