Deprecated since SVG 2
This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The glyphRef attribute represents the glyph identifier, the format of which is dependent on the format of the given font.

Two elements are using this attribute: <altGlyph> and <glyphRef>

Usage notes

Value <string>
Default value None
Animatable Yes
This value represents the glyph identifier. Its format depends on the format of the given font.


Browser compatibilityUpdate compatibility data on GitHub

Chrome Edge Firefox Internet Explorer Opera Safari
glyphRef ? ? No ? ? ?
Android webview Chrome for Android Firefox for Android Opera for Android Safari on iOS Samsung Internet
glyphRef ? ? No ? ? ?

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