HTML <ruby> (Ruby Annotation) Tag

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<p lang="ja" xml:lang="ja">
 漢 <rp>(</rp><rt>かん</rt><rp>)</rp>
 字 <rp>(</rp><rt>じ</rt><rp>)</rp>


The <ruby> element is used with the <rt> element to create annotations or pronunciation guides for words and phrases.

The base text should be enclosed in a <ruby> element; the annotation, enclosed in an <rt> element, will appear as smaller text above the base text.

The <rp> element can be used to wrap content to delimit ruby text for browsers that do not support this formatting.

Version: HTML5

Standard Syntax


Browser Support


Global Attributes

The <ruby> element also supports the Global Attributes in HTML.

Event Attributes

The <ruby> element also supports the Event Attributes in HTML.

Related Tags:

<rb>, <rbc>, <rp>, <rt> and <rtc>
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