How to quickly insert Fraktur symbols in Word equations

Word 2016
Individual Fraktur letters are sometimes used in mathematics. This tip is about quick way how to paste letters in Fraktur in your document Microsoft Word.

Some popular Fraktur letters:

  • Lie algebra is associated with Fraktur g in Word 365
  • A ring ideal might be denoted by Fraktur a in Word 365 or Fraktur p in Word 365, if a prime ideal
  • The Fraktur Fraktur c in Word 365 is also sometimes used to denote the cardinality of the continuum
  • Power set of the set A is associated also with the Fractur Fraktur P in Word 365, Fraktur P in Word 365 (A)
  • In the complex numbers:
    • The Fraktur Fraktur R in Word 365 is associated with the real part of complex number z , Fraktur R in Word 365 (z)
    • The Fraktur Fraktur J in Word 365 is associated with the imaginary part of complex number z, Fraktur J in Word 365 (z)
  • In model theory, Fraktur A in Word 365 is used to denote an arbitrary model.

To type the symbols in Fraktur in the Microsoft Word equation (to insert equation into your text, click Alt+=), do one of the following:

  • Type \fraktur + capital or lowercase letter:
Fraktur A in Word 365 \frakturA Fraktur J in Word 365 \frakturJ Fraktur S in Word 365 \frakturS
Fraktur B in Word 365 \frakturB Fraktur K in Word 365 \frakturK Fraktur T in Word 365 \frakturT
Fraktur C in Word 365 \frakturC Fraktur L in Word 365 \frakturL Fraktur U in Word 365 \frakturU
Fraktur D in Word 365 \frakturD Fraktur M in Word 365 \frakturM Fraktur V in Word 365 \frakturV
Fraktur E in Word 365 \frakturE Fraktur N in Word 365 \frakturN Fraktur W in Word 365 \frakturW
Fraktur F in Word 365 \frakturF Fraktur O in Word 365 \frakturO Fraktur X in Word 365 \frakturX
Fraktur G in Word 365 \frakturG Fraktur P in Word 365 \frakturP Fraktur Y in Word 365 \frakturY
Fraktur H in Word 365 \frakturH Fraktur Q in Word 365 \frakturQ Fraktur Z in Word 365 \frakturZ
Fraktur I in Word 365 \frakturI Fraktur R in Word 365 \frakturR
Fraktur a in Word 365 - Fraktur z in Word 365 \fraktura - \frakturz
  • On the Equation tab, in the Symbols group, click the More button:
    More symbols in Word 365

    In the top of list of symbols choose Scripts:

    Scripts in equations Word 365

    In the Scripts list, in the Frakturs group, choose the symbol you prefer:

Fracturs in equations Word 365

See also this tip in French: Comment insérer rapidement le symbole gothique dans l'équation Word.

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