ʼ Modifier Letter Apostrophe


“Modifier Letter Apostrophe” description

Alternative names

This glyph is also known under the following names or aliases:

  • apostrophe


  • glottal stop, glottalization, ejective
  • many languages use this as a letter of their alphabets
  • used as a tone marker in Bodo, Dogri, and Maithili
  • ’ RIGHT SINGLE QUOTATION MARK is the preferred character for a punctuation apostrophe

Related glyphs

Below is a list of other glyphs that are related to this one:

“Modifier Letter Apostrophe” on various operating systems

The image below shows how the “Modifier Letter Apostrophe” symbol might look like on different operating systems. If the font in which this web site is displayed does not contain the symbol and there is no fallback font able to render it, you can use the image below to get an idea of what it should look like.

Modifier Letter Apostrophe on various operating systems
Modifier Letter Apostrophe on various operating systems

Please note that the image above is computer generated and not all images are curated, so certain errors might occur. Additionally, the operating systems change on occasions the default fonts they provide, so the character might not look the same on your operating system.