<rt> ... </rt>

HTML5 only. Used within the ruby element, rt provides the ruby text in ruby annotations. The hints typically render smaller nearby the original ideograph.

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  • HTML5

In the following example, the pronunciation tips in the rt elements will be displayed above the ideographs in visual browsers:


This example was taken from the HTML5 Working Draft at whatwg.com, used with permission under an MIT License.

Rendered Example

The ruby and rt elements are not supported and can not be properly displayed.