Greater than symbol takes the shape of two equals lines joining at an acute angle.

In math, it indicated the inequality between two values, and the greater value faces the open end of the symbol signals that the first number or value is greater than the other. The documents show that greater than sign was known as far as the 1650s. The same symbol is used in programming languages. ( ≫) - This symbol is called double Greater Than. It is used for approximation of the much greater than a sign. Triple greater than sign (⋙) in computer means that you are in the firmware console.