Syntax - - - Negative Number Literal

Characters: -

Tags: literal , number

The beginners' page has a more thorough explanation of Jelly syntax and tokenization.


Negate a number literal. Without a value, - defaults to -1.


The binding order for number literals is ., -, ȷ, and finally ı, so the maximum number of components a number literal can have is -a.bȷ-c.dı-e.fȷ-g.h.