Convert notes into chords

Enter note letters:

Note letters are automatically capitalized in the text field of the chord converter. Don't activate Caps Lock or use the Shift key!
Use spaces between every note letter, but not for accidentals
(# and b).
Correct way of typing: C E G
Incorrect ways of typing: CEG / C,E,G / C-E-G
Correct way of typing when flats (b) are included: C Eb G
Correct way of typing when sharps (#) are included: D F# A
Use B instead of Cb, F instead of E# and so forth.
Notice the order of note letters. For example, C E G A = C6 but A C E G = Am7.

This is a reversed chord finder. You can use it if you wonder what specific chord a group of notes are forming. Remember that there are enharmonic chords, which means chords that consist of the same notes. If you think a chord is missing, you can send an email to

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Explanations of abbreviations and signs

Abbreviations and signs used in chord names.

C, D, E, F, G, A, B - root notes
# - sharp
b - flat
[capital letter] - major
m - minor
7 - dominant seventh
m7 - minor seventh
maj7 - major seventh
mM7 - minor major seventh
6 - major sixth
m6 - minor sixth
6/9 - sixth added ninth
m6/9 - minor sixth added ninth
5 - fifth
9 - dominant ninth
m9 - minor ninth
maj9 - major ninth
11 - eleventh
m11 - minor eleventh
13 - thirteenth
m13 - minor thirteenth
maj13 - major thirteenth
add - add
7-5 - seven minus five
7+5 - seven plus five
7-9 - seven minus nine
7+9 - seven plus nine
sus - suspended
dim - diminished
dim7 - diminished seventh
m7b5 - minor seventh flat five
aug - augmented
aug7 - augmented seventh
no3 - the third interval is omitted
no5 - the fifth interval is omitted