Re: [R] Symbols to use in text

From: Paul Murrell <>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 08:10:22 +1300


Martin Maechler wrote:

>>>>>> "GF" == Guillaume Filteau <>
>>>>>>     on Thu, 13 Nov 2008 22:38:04 -0500 writes:

> GF> Hello all, I'm trying to use text symbols in R, such are
> GF> greek letters and mathematical operators. Do you know
> GF> where I can find a list telling me how to use all those
> GF> symbols? I'd like to have them displayed in my graphs.
> help(plotmath) # has "See Also:" for
> demo(plotmath) # which has a list

Also see You should be able to produce any of the symbols in that table.


Dr Paul Murrell
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The University of Auckland
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