What does backslash mean?

Definitions for backslashˈbækˌslæʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word backslash.


  1. Backslash

    The backslash is a typographical mark used mainly in computing and is the mirror image of the common slash. It is sometimes called a hack, whack, escape, reverse slash, slosh, backslant, backwhack, and in rare occasions, bash, reverse slant, and reversed virgule. In Unicode, it is encoded at U+005C \ reverse solidus.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backslash in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backslash in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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