The ° symbol has the meaning Degree sign. It belongs to the category Units & Letter-like Symbols. It is also known as Angle Symbol. The sign shows a superscripted circle. The Degree sign represents the first divisor of a scale. Often it is used for sizing angles. 360 ° always represent a complete circle and thus, as it were, the maximum. But even in temperature terms, such as ℃ Degree celsius, the degree sign is used. The Degree symbol key combination is “Shift” + “^”. It is important that you keep the Shift key pressed. Then you press the ^ key (under Esc), on which also the ° symbol is shown. If this does not work for you, you can copy the Degree sign by pressing down on the copy button.