CSS/Properties/orphans

orphans

The orphans property specifies the minimum number of lines in a block container that must be left at the bottom of a page.

Description

Values <integer> | inherit
Initial value 2
Applies to block container elements
Inherited Yes


Values

  • <integer>
    Only positive values are allowed.


  • inherit
    Takes the same specified value as the property for the element's parent.


CSS Reference

The CSS specification defines the orphans property in 13.3.2 Breaks inside elements.

Last modified on 16 June 2011, at 18:15