HTML <rt> tag

HTML <rt> tag : Definition


• The HTML <rt> tag is normally used for the purpose of translation, explanation or pronunciation of characters(for East Asian typography such as Chinese or Japanese characters) in a <ruby> annotation.

• The <rt> tag must be enclosed by <ruby> and <rp>(optional) element.

• The HTML <rp> tag is used to provide fall back parenthesis for the browser which does not support <ruby> annotations.

• This <rp> tag is used within <ruby> tag and newly Added tag in HTML5.


Html <rt> tag example 1:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
<title>HTML rt tag example</title>
<style type="text/css">
</head>





<body>
<h1>Chinese Word</h1>
<ruby>  
     欢迎 <rt>welcome</rt>  
</ruby>
</body>
</html>

Output :


Chinese Word

 
  
     欢迎        welcome  

 


Html <rt> tag example 2:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
<title>HTML rt tag example</title>
<style type="text/css">
</head>
<body>
<h1>Japanese Word</h1>





<ruby>  
     ようこそ <rt>welcome</rt>  
</ruby>
</body>
</html>


Output :


Japanese Word

 
  
     ようこそ        welcome