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Quotation marks in different countries

Table of contents
  • Different kinds
  • Example CSS
  • Albanian: «…» ‹…›
  • English: β€œβ€¦β€ β€˜β€¦β€™
  • Arab: «…» ‹…›
  • African: β€žβ€¦β€ β€šβ€¦β€™
  • Belorussian: «…» β€žβ€¦β€œ
  • Bulgarian: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Hungarian: β€žβ€¦β€
  • Greek: «…» ‹…›
  • Danish: »…« ›…‹
  • Hebrew: «…» / '…' '…' / <<…>>
  • Irish: β€œβ€¦β€ β€˜β€¦β€™
  • Icelandic: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Spanish: «…» β€œβ€¦β€
  • Italian: «…»
  • Chinese: β€œβ€¦β€ β€˜β€¦β€™
  • Latvian: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€žβ€¦β€œ
  • Lithuanian: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Dutch: β€žβ€¦β€ β€šβ€¦β€™
  • German: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Norwegian: «…»
  • Polish: β€žβ€¦β€ «…»
  • Portuguese: β€œβ€¦β€ β€˜β€¦β€™
  • Romanian: β€žβ€¦β€ «…»
  • Russian: «…» β€žβ€¦β€œ
  • Serbian: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Slovak: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Slovenian: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Turkish: β€œβ€¦β€ β€˜β€¦β€™
  • Ukrainian: «…» β€žβ€¦β€œ
  • Finnish: ”…” ’…’
  • French: Β« … Β» β€Ή … β€Ί
  • Croatian: »…« ›…‹
  • Czech: β€žβ€¦β€œ β€šβ€¦β€˜
  • Swedish: ”…” ’…’
  • Estonian: β€žβ€¦β€ β€žβ€¦β€
  • Japanese: γ€Œβ€¦γ€ γ€Žβ€¦γ€

Different kinds

  • β€œ ”: English double
  • β€˜ ’: English Single
  • Β« Β»: French Β«Christmas treesΒ»
  • β€ž β€œ: German β€žpawsβ€œ
  • β€ž ”: Polish
  • Β» Β«: Swedish reverse
  • " ": Double universal

Example CSS

css
blockquote {
background: #f9f9f9;
border-left: 10px solid #ccc;
margin: 1.5em 10px;
padding: 0.5em 10px;
quotes: 'β€œ' '”' 'β€˜' '’';
}
blockquote::before {
color: #ccc;
content: open-quote;
font-size: 4em;
line-height: 0.1em;
margin-right: 0.25em;
vertical-align: -0.4em;
}
blockquote p {
display: inline;
}
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