International versions of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

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There have been 81 different versions of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? since the original UK version debuted on 4 September 1998. Including the UK version, there are 39 versions currently airing and 42 versions that have ended.

International versions[edit]

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Countries/regions Title Host Network Top prize Premiere Ended Current/last used format
 Afghanistan (Pashto) [1] څوك غواري چې شي میلیونر؟
Sok Ghwari Chi Shi Millonar?
Aryan Khan
Najeeba Faiz
Shamshad TV
ATN
Af.1,000,000 October 17, 2008 Original format
 Afghanistan  (Persian) کی ميخواهد میلیونر شود؟
Ke Mekhowahad Milyoner Shawad?
Walid Soroor
Khatera Yusufi
ATN Af.1,000,000 June 25, 2010 Original format
Albania Kosovo
Albania & Kosovo
Kush do të bëhet milioner? Veton Ibrahimi
Fehmi Ferati
Agron Llakaj
RTK1
TV Klan
50,000 December 15, 2008 July 30, 2012 Original format
Enkel Demi RTSH 25,000 March 7, 2014 Unknown Risk format
 Angola Quem quer ser milionário? Jorge Antunes TV Zimbo 3,000,000Kz 2009 Unknown Original format
Arab Maghreb من سيربح المليون؟
Man Sayarbah Al-malyoon
Rachid El Ouali Nessma TV 500,000 August 22, 2009 September 3, 2010 Original format
Arab League Arab world من سيربح المليون؟
Man Sayarbah Al-malyoon
George Kurdahi MBC 1 SR1,000,000 November 27, 2000
January 12, 2010
May 2004
August 3, 2010
12-question format (with 4 lifelines)
من سيربح 2 مليون؟
Man Sayarbah 2 Malyoon
SR2,000,000 November 15, 2005 June 2007 Original format (with 4 lifelines)
المليونير - الحلقة الأقوى
El milyoner - Elhalka elaqwa[2]
Maysa Maghrebi Dubai TV AED1,000,000 April 17, 2013 January 12, 2014 Hot Seat format
من سيربح المليون؟
Man Sayarbah Al-malyoon[3]
George Kurdahi OSN Yahala HD TBA November 2015 Original format
 Argentina ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Julián Weich El Trece AR$1,000,000 May 2001 December 2001 Original format
 Armenia Ո՞վէ ուզում դառնալ միլիոնատեր
Ov e uzum darnal milionater
Ashot Adamyan
Mark Saghatelyan
Arman Saghatelyan
Avet Barseghyan
Shant TV դր.5,000,000 2003 Original format (with 4 lifeline since the first guaranteed sum)
Egor Glumov
Avet Barseghyan May 1, 2011 November 19, 2011
November 20, 2011 2013
December 2014
 Australia Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? Eddie McGuire Nine Network A$1,000,000
A$5,000,000 (2007)
April 18, 1999 March 6, 2010 Original format & 16-question format (2007)
Millionaire Hot Seat A$1,000,000 April 20, 2009 Hot Seat format
 Austria Alles ist möglich — Die 10-Millionen Show Rainhard Fendrich ORF öS10,000,000 January 24, 2000 December 31, 2001 Risk format
Die Millionenshow Barbara Stöckl
Armin Assinger
1,000,000 January 1, 2002
 Azerbaijan Milyonçu - Dövlətli olmaq istərdinmi Azer Akhsham Lider TV 100,000,000 man. 2002 2007 Original format
 Bangladesh কে হতে চায় কোটিপতি
Ke Hotey Chay Kotipoti
Asaduzzaman Noor Desh TV 10,000,000 July 10, 2011 November 2, 2011 Original format
 Belgium  (French) Qui sera millionnaire? Alain Simons RTL 10,000,000BFr.
1,000,000
1999
2002
2009
2001
2008

Unknown

Original format
 Belgium  (Dutch) Wie wordt multimiljonair? Walter Grootaers VTM 20,000,000BEF 1999 2002 Original format
Wie wordt euromiljonair? 1,000,000 2002 2006
 Brazil [4] Quem quer ser milionário? Luiz Bacci Band R$1,000,000 2015 Original format
 Bulgaria Стани богат
Stani bogat
Niki Kunchev Nova 100,000лв
200,000лв 2008
May 12, 2001 12-question format
 Canada (English) Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Canadian Edition Pamela Wallin CTV CA$1,000,000 September 2000 September 2000 Original format
 Cambodia [5] អ្នកនឹងក្លាយជាសេដ្ឋី
Neak Neng Klay Chea Sethey
Ith Setha CTN 100,000,000 June 29, 2013 Original format
 Chile ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Don Francisco
Sergio Lagos
Canal 13 CL$100,000,000
CL$65,000,000
April 2001 2003 Original format
¿Quién merece ser millonario? Don Francisco CL$120,000,000 2006 2008 Original format (with 4 lifelines)
Sergio Lagos September 2, 2010 December 30, 2010 Original format (with 4 lifelines)
¿Quién quiere ser millonario?: Alta tensión Diana Bolocco
Sergio Lagos
January 6, 2011 2012 Hot Seat format
 China 百万智多星
Bai Wan Zhi Duo Xing
Li Fan GuiZhou TV CN¥1,000,000 September 27, 2007 2008 Original format
 Colombia ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Paulo Laserna Phillips Canal Caracol CO$200,000,000 CO$300,000,000 September 2, 2000 2011 Original format (with 4 lifelines)
RCN March 10, 2013 Original format (with 4 lifelines as of 2015)
 Costa Rica ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Ignacio Santos Pasamontes Teletica 25,000,000 30,000,000 February 3, 2009 2014 Original format (with 4 lifeline since the first guaranteed sum)
 Croatia Tko želi biti milijunaš? Tarik Filipović HRT 1 1,000,000Kn March 24, 2002 June 3, 2010 Original format
 Czech Republic Chcete být milionářem? Vladimír Čech
Ondřej Hejma
Martin Preiss
Telka-Nova TV 10,000,000 2000 2005 Original format
Milionář Roman Šmucler TV Prima 2,000,000 2008 2008 Original format (with 4th lifeline since the second guaranteed sum)
 Denmark Hvem vil være millionær? Peter Kær
Jes Dorph Petersen
Hans Pilgaard
TV2 1,000,000Kr 1999 Original format
Hvem vil være millionær: Alle mod alle Hans Pilgaard 2009 Hot Seat format
 El Salvador ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Willie Maldonado Telecorporación Salvadoreña US$200,000 March 3, 2010 date unknown Original format
 Ecuador ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Alfonso Espinosa de los Monteros Ecuavisa US$25,000
US$50,000
2001
August 23, 2009
2004
November 28, 2010
Original format
¿Quién quiere ser millonario?: Alta tensión Estéfani Espín US$100,000 July 1, 2012 December 23, 2012 Hot Seat format
 Egypt المليونير
El Milyoner
George Kurdahi Al hayat TV2/1 1,000,000 ج.م July 20, 2012
April 24, 2013
October 29, 2012

Unknown

Original format and clock format
 Estonia Kes tahab saada miljonäriks? Hannes Võrno TV3 1,000,000Kr 2002 2008 Original format
 Finland Haluatko miljonääriksi? Lasse Lehtinen Nelonen 1,000,000mk
200,000
November 21, 1999 2005 Original format
Ville Klinga MTV3 1,000,000 2005 March 4, 2007
 France Qui veut gagner des millions ? Jean-Pierre Foucault TF1 3,000,000
4,000,000
1,000,000
July 3, 2000 12-question format
 Georgia ვის უნდა ოცი ათასი?
Vis Unda 20000
Duta Skhirtladze Rustavi 2 20,000 2001 2005 Original format (with 4 lifelines)
Mamuka Gamkrelidze September 23, 2009 2011
 Germany Wer wird Millionär? Günther Jauch RTL DM1,000,000
1,000,000
2,000,000 (Gamblers Special - Autumn 2013)
September 3, 1999 Risk format
 Ghana Who Wants to Be Rich? Kafui Dey GTV 50,000 October 2009 Unknown Original format
 Greece and
 Cyprus
Ποιος Θέλει Να Γίνει Εκατομμυριούχος?
Poios thelei na ginei Ekatommyriouchos
Spiros Papadopoulos Mega 50,000,000 October 4, 1999 2002 Original format
150,000
NET 2002 2005
Theodore Atheridis
Alpha TV 250,000 2005 2006
Millionaire Hot Seat Yannis Zouganelis Skai TV 100,000 2014 Hot Seat format
 Honduras ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Juan Carlos Pineda Televicentro L1,000,000 July 2, 2012 Original format
 Hong Kong 百萬富翁
Baak Maan Fu Yung
Kenneth Chan ATV HK$1,000,000 2001
2003 Original format
 Hungary Legyen Ön is milliomos! István Vágó RTL Klub 25,000,000Ft February 29, 2000 February 29, 2008 Original format
40,000,000Ft
Sándor Fábry September 17, 2009 February 18, 2010
Sándor Friderikusz February 29, 2012 May 30, 2012
RTL II October 1, 2012 2013
Legyen Ön is milliomos! - felpörgetve Sándor Fábry RTL Klub March 18, 2010 May 27, 2010 Hot Seat format
 Iceland Viltu vinna milljón? Þorsteinn J Stöð 2 1,000,000Kr December 26, 2000 2005 Original format
Jónasar R. Jónssonar 5,000,000Kr
 India (Hindi) Kaun Banega Crorepati Amitabh Bachchan STAR Plus 10,000,000 June 3, 2000 (Season 1)
2005 (Season 2)
2001 (Season 1)
2006 (Season 2)
13-question format and Clock format
Hot Seat format(Hot seat only with celebrity contestants)
20,000,000
Shahrukh Khan 22 January 2007 (Season 3) 19 April 2007 (Season 3)
Amitabh Bachchan Sony TV 50,000,000 11 October 2010 (Season 4)
15 August 2011 (Season 5)
7 September 2012 (Season 6)
9 December 2010 (Season 4)
17 November 2011 (Season 5)
26 January 2013 (Season 6)
70,000,000 6 September 2013 (Season 7) 1 December 2013 (Season 7) Original format and Clock format (with 5th lifeline)
 India (Malayalam) നിങ്ങൾക്കും ആകാം കോടീശ്വരൻ
Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran
Suresh Gopi Asianet 10,000,000 April 9, 2012 (Season 1)
March 4, 2013 (Season 2)
December 29, 2014(Season 3)
August 23, 2012 (Season 1)
July 18, 2013 (Season 2)
Original format and clock format
 India (Tamil) Kodeeshwaran Sarath Kumar Sun TV 10,000,000 2000 2004 Original format
நீங்களும் வெல்லலாம் ஒரு கோடி
Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi
Suriya (Season 1)
Prakash Raj (Season 2)
STAR Vijay 10,000,000 February 27, 2012 (Season 1)
March 11, 2013 (Season 2)
July 12, 2012 (Season 1)
Unknown
Original format and clock format
 India (Telugu) మీలో ఎవరు కోటీశ్వరుడు
Meelo Yevaru Koteeswarudu
Akkineni Nagarjuna Maa TV 10,000,000 TBA Original format and clock format
 India (Kannada) ಕನ್ನಡದ ಕೋಟ್ಯಾಧಿಪತಿ
Kannadada Kotyadhipati
Puneet Rajkumar Suvarna TV 10,000,000 March 12, 2012 July 28, 2012 Original format and clock format
 India (Marathi) [6] कोण होईल मराठी करोडपती
Kon Hoeel Marathi Crorepati
Sachin Khedekar[7] ETV Marathi 10,000,000 May 8, 2013 Unknown Original format and clock format
 India (Bengali) কে হবে বাংলার কোটিপতি
Ke Hobe Banglar Kotipoti
Sourav Ganguly Mahuaa Bangla 10,000,000 June 4, 2011 Unknown Original format
 India (Bhojpuri) के बनी क्रोरेपती
Ke Bani Crorepati
Shatrughan Sinha Mahuaa TV 10,000,000 June 6, 2011 August 12, 2011 Original format
 Indonesia Who wants to be a millionaire? Tantowi Yahya RCTI Rp.1,000,000,000 August 4, 2001 2005 Original format (with 4th lifeline since the first guaranteed sum)
Super Milyarder 3 Milyar Dian Sastrowardoyo ANTV Rp.3,000,000,000 September 24, 2006 January 21, 2007
Who Wants To Be a Millionaire Hot Seat Ferdy Hassan RCTI Rp.500,000,000 September 13, 2010 October 31, 2010 Hot Seat format
 Ireland Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Gay Byrne RTÉ One IR£1,000,000 2000 2002 Original format
1,000,000
 Israel ?מי רוצה להיות מיליונר
Mi rotseh lehiyot milyoner
Yoram Arbel Channel 2
Channel 10
1,000,000 November 18, 1999
2005
2003
2006
Original format
 Italy Chi vuol essere miliardario? Gerry Scotti Canale 5 1,000,000,000 May 24, 2000 November 4, 2001 Original format (with one guaranteed sum)
Chi vuol essere milionario? 1,000,000 March 11, 2002 July 29, 2011
Chi vuol essere milionario? – Edizione Straordinaria December 15, 2008 March 29, 2009
 Ivory Coast Qui veut gagner des millions? Bamba Bakary
Yves Zogbo junior-senior
RTI CFA30,000,000 October 8, 2010 Unknown Original format
 Japan クイズ$ミリオネア
kuizu$mirionea
Monta Mino Fuji TV ¥10,000,000 April 20, 2000 2015 Clock format
 Kazakhstan Кто возьмёт миллион?
Kto vozmyot million
Eugene Zhumanov
Serik Akishev
Eskender Serkebayev
KTK
Khabar
El-Arna
5,000,000 May 2000 2006 Original format
 Kenya Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Fayyaz Qureshi KTN 5,000,000Ksh October 13, 2000 unknown Original format
 Kurdistan Milyonêr Ciwan Haco Kanal4 100,000,000IQD November 2009 Unknown Original format (with 4 guaranteed sums, each after 3 questions)
 Kyrgyzstan [8] TBA TBA КТРК TBA 2015 Original format
 Latvia Gribi būt miljonārs? Martinš Kibilds
Girts Licis
TV3 50,000Ls. 2002 2008 Original format
 Lithuania Kas laimės milijoną? Henrikas Vaitiekūnas
Vytautas Kernagis
TV3 1,000,000Lt. May 16, 2002 August 18, 2005 Original format
 Macedonia Кој сака да биде милионер?
Koj saka da bide milioner?
Sašo Macanovski Trendo A1 4,000,000ден 2004 2009 Original format
 Malaysia Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Jalaluddin Hassan NTV7 RM1,000,000 June 5, 2000[9] 2002 Original format
百万富翁
Bai Wan Fu Weng
Victor Gu NTV7 RM1,000,000 2001 2003 Original format
 Mexico ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Pablo Latapí Azteca MX$3,000,000
|MX$1,500,000
March 23, 2010 2012 Original format
 Moldova Vrei să fii milionar?[10] Dan Negru Prime TV MDL1,000,000 December 4, 2011 June 2013 Original format
 Netherlands Weekend Miljonairs Robert ten Brink
Jeroen van der Boom
SBS 6
RTL 4
ƒ1,000,000
1,000,000
February 6, 1999 February 6, 2006 12-question format and Clock format (with 4th lifeline since the second guaranteed sum)
Lotto Weekend Miljonairs March 4, 2006
May 24, 2008
March 12, 2011
Present
 New Zealand Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? New Zealand Mike Hosking TV ONE NZ$1,000,000 2008 Unknown Original format (with 4th lifeline since the second guaranteed sum)
 Nigeria Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Frank Edoho NTA 10,000,000 8 October 2004 Original format
 Norway Vil du bli millionær? Arve Juritzen
Frithjof Wilborn
Sarah Natasha Melbye
TV2 2,000,000Kr January 10, 2000 2008 Original format
Vil du bli millionær? Hotseat Sarah Natasha Melbye 2009 2011 Hot Seat format
 Pakistan Kya Aap Banaingay Crorepati? Moin Akhtar ARY Digital 10,000,000 2003 2004 Original format
 Panama ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Atenógenes Rodríguez Telemetro B/.100,000 July 9, 2009 December 29, 2011 Original format
 Peru ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Guido Lombardi Red Global 1,000,000S/. 2001 2002 Original format
 Philippines Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Christopher de Leon IBC 2,000,000 November 20, 2000 December 14, 2002 Original format
Vic Sotto TV5 May 23, 2009
May 15, 2011
July 1, 2012
September 15, 2013
October 2, 2010
February 26, 2012
October 7, 2012
present
Original format and Risk format (with 4th lifeline)
 Poland Milionerzy Hubert Urbański TVN 1,000,000 September 3, 1999
January 19, 2008
January 26, 2003
December 19, 2010
12-question format and Risk format
 Portugal Quem quer ser milionário? Carlos Cruz RTP 1 50,000,000$00 January 2000 May 2000 Original format
Maria Elisa Domingues September 2000 January 2001
Diogo Infante January 2001 April 2001
Jorge Gabriel 250,000 September 2003
January 2008
January 2005
June 2008
Manuela Moura Guedes 100,000 September 23, 2013 2015
Quem quer ser milionário? Alta Pressão José Carlos Malato 100,000 July 5, 2010
April 28, 2015
September 16, 2011 Hot Seat format
 Romania Vrei să fii miliardar? Virgil Ianțu Prima TV 1,000,000,000 lei 2000 2003 Original format
Vrei să fii milionar? Kanal D 1,000,000 lei August 24, 2011 November 29, 2012 Original format (with 4th lifeline after the second guaranteed sum)
Prima TV March 22, 2014
 Russia О, счастливчик!
O, schastlivchik!
Dmitry Dibrov NTV
TNT
1,000,000 October 1, 1999 January 28, 2001 Risk format
Кто хочет стать миллионером?
Kto khochet stat' millionerom?
Maxim Galkin
Dmitry Dibrov
ORT 1,000,000
3,000,000
February 19, 2001
 Serbia Želite li da postanete milioner? Ivan Zeljković BKTV 3,000,000din. 2002 2006 Original format (with 4th lifeline after the first guaranteed sum)
B92
Prva (ex Fox)
5,000,000din 2007
2010
2009
2011
 Singapore  (Mandarin) 百万大赢家
Bai wan da ying jia
Cao Qitai MediaCorp TV Channel 8 S$1,000,000 Aug 15 2001 2004 Original format
 Singapore  (English) Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Mark Van Cuylenburg MediaCorp TV Channel 5 Apr 18 2001 2002
 Slovakia Milionár Martin Nikodým Markíza 1,000,000Sk
5,000,000Sk
2000 2006 Original format (with 4 lifelines)
Iveta Malachovská Jednotka 10,000,000Sk 2007 March 26, 2008
 Slovenia Lepo je biti milijonar - Kviz z Jonasom Jonas Žnidaršič POP TV 10,000,000SIT 2000 2003 Original format
Lepo je biti milijonar Boštjan Rom(a)ih POP TV 15,000,000SIT 2003 2005
Milijonar Jonas Žnidaršič 1 TV Slo 100,000 2007 2008
 South Africa Who wants to be a millionaire? Jeremy Maggs M-NET R1,000,000 2000 2005 Original format
 South Korea 퀴즈쇼 밀리어네어
Kwijeusyo Millieoneeo
Kim Kap-soo tvN 500,000,000 May 26, 2013 June 2, 2013 Clock format
 Spain ¿Quiere ser millonario? 50 por 15 Carlos Sobera Telecinco 50,000,000 April 19, 1999 2001 12-question format
¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Carlos Sobera
Antonio Garrido
Antena 3 1,000,000 July 25, 2005
May 18, 2009
May, 2008
July, 2009
¿Quién quiere ser el millonario? Núria Roca laSexta 100,000 February 15, 2012 July 31, 2012 (are emitted repetitions) Hot Seat format
 Sri Lanka  (Sinhala) ඔබ ද ලක්ෂපති මම ද ලක්ෂපති
Obada Lakshapathi Mamada Lakshapathi
Lucky Dias
Chandana Suriyabandara
Sirasa TV Rs.2,000,000 September 18, 2010 Original format
 Sri Lanka  (Tamil) உங்களில் யார் மகா இலட்சாதிபதி
Ungali Yaar Maha Latchathipathi
Aparna Cutan Shakthi TV Rs.2,000,000 May 2011 Original format
Balendran Kandeeban 2012
 Sri Lanka Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Riyaz Shah Jahan MTV Sports Rs.2,000,000 May 12, 2012 Original format
 Sweden Vem vill bli miljonär? Bengt Magnusson TV4 10,000,000Kr January 21, 2000 2003 Risk format
Postkodmiljonären Rickard Sjöberg 1,000,000kr 2005
  Switzerland Wer wird Millionär? René Rindlisbacher TV3 SFr1,000,000 March 27, 2000 2001 Risk format
Claudio Zuccolini 3+ November 29, 2011 December 13, 2011
 Taiwan 超級大富翁
Chao ji da fu weng
Hsie Zhen-wu TTV NT$1,000,000 2000 2006 Original format
 Thailand เกมเศรษฐี Traiphop Limpapath ThaiTV 3
ITV
TITV
1,000,000฿ March 4, 2000 January 14, 2008 16-question format
12-question format
 Turkey Kim 500 Milyar İster? Kenan Işık Show TV
Kanal D
500.000.000.000 TL March 7, 2000 2004 Original format
Kim 500 Bin İster? Kenan Işık
Haluk Bilginer
Show TV 500.000 YTL 2005 2007
Kim Bir Milyon İster? Kenan Işık Star TV 1.000.000 YTL February 1, 2008 2009 16-question format (with 4th lifeline since the second guaranteed sum)
Kim Milyoner Olmak İster[11] Kenan Işık
Selçuk Yöntem
aTV 1.000.000 TL August 2, 2011 12-question format and Clock format (with 4th lifeline since the second guaranteed sum)
 Uganda Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Alan Kasujja NTV 25,000,000USh January 31, 2011 Unknown Original format
 Ukraine Хто хоче стати мiльйонером? Перший мільйон
Khto khoche staty milyonerom? Pershy milyon
Daniel Yanevsky
Anatoly Borsiuk
Ostap Stupka
1+1 1,000,000Ukrainian hryvnia November 10, 2000 January 2006 Original format
Мільйонер - Гаряче крісло
Milyoner - Garyache Krislo
Vladimir Zelensky Inter February 15, 2011 August 13, 2011 Hot Seat format
 United Kingdom Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Chris Tarrant ITV £1,000,000 4 September 1998 11 February 2014 12-question format & Clock format & Original format
 United States Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Regis Philbin ABC US$1,000,000 August 16, 1999 June 27, 2002
Original format
November 30, 2009 December 4, 2009 Original format & Clock format
Meredith Vieira (2002–13)
Cedric the Entertainer (2013-14)
Terry Crews (2014–15)
Chris Harrison (2015-present)
Television syndication
September 16, 2002 June 2010
September 13, 2010 Shuffle format (2010-2015)
Original format with 14 questions (2015-present)
 Uruguay ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Andrés Tulipano Teledoce US$40,000 2001 Early 2002 Original format
 Venezuela ¿Quién quiere ser millonario? Eladio Lárez RCTV Bs.100,000,000
Bs.200,000,000
Bs.F200,000
August 23, 2000 January 20, 2010 Risk format
Televen Bs.F250,000
Bs.F300,000
Bs.F400,000
Bs.F500,000
May 8, 2011
March 4, 2012
November 27, 2011
 Vietnam Ai Là Triệu Phú Lại Văn Sâm VTV3 50,000,000
100,000,000
120,000,000
150,000,000
January 4, 2005
July 5, 2011
No
Original format
Ai Là Triệu Phú - Ghế nóng 120,000,000 September 7, 2010 June 28, 2011 Hot Seat format

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