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Character(s) may refer to:

Contents

1 Arts, entertainment, and media

1.1 Literature 1.2 Music 1.3 Types of entities 1.4 Other arts, entertainment, and media

2 Mathematics and science 3 Morality and social science 4 Symbols 5 Other uses 6 See also

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit] Literature[edit]

Character (novel), a 1936 Dutch novel by Ferdinand Bordewijk Characters (Theophrastus), a classical Greek set of character sketches attributed to Theophrastus

Music[edit]

Characters (John Abercrombie album), 1977 Character (Dark Tranquillity album), 2005 Character (Julia Kent album), 2013 Characters (Stevie Wonder album), 1987

Types of entities[edit]

Character (arts), an agent within a work of art, including literature, drama, cinema, opera, etc. Character sketch or character, a literary description of a character type Game character (other), various types of characters in a video game or role playing game

Player character, as above but who is controlled or whose actions are directly chosen by a player Non-player character, as above but not player-controlled, frequently acronymed as NPC

Other arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Character (film), a 1997 Dutch film based on Bordewijk's novel Charaktery, a monthly magazine in Poland The Characters, an improvised sketch comedy show on Netflix

Mathematics and science[edit]

Character (biology), the abstraction of an observable physical or biochemical trait of an organism Character (mathematics), a homomorphism from a group to a field

Character theory, the mathematical theory of spacial kind of characters associated to group representations Dirichlet character, a type of character in number theory Multiplicative character, a homomorphism from a group to the multiplicative subgroup of a field

Morality and social science[edit]

Character education, a US term for values education Character structure, a person's traits Moral character, an evaluation of a particular individual's durable moral qualities

Symbols[edit]

Character (symbol), a sign or symbol

Character (computing), a unit of information roughly corresponding to a grapheme Chinese character, a written language symbol (sinogram) used in Chinese, Japanese, and other languages

Other uses[edit]

Character (income tax), a type of income for tax purposes in the US Sacramental character, a Catholic teaching

See also[edit]

All pages beginning with "Character" All pages with a title containing Character Virtual character (other)

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