Valid Characters in XML 1.0

Which characters are allowed as first character of element name? According to XML 1.0 (Extensible Markup Language (XML) 1.0 (Fifth Edition)) the following character groups are defined as valid or invalid:

 ... @ A... Z [\]^ _ ` a... z {... ¿ À... Ö × Ø... ö ÷ ø... ˿ ̀... ͯ ͰͱͲͳʹ͵Ͷͷ͸͹ͺͻͼͽ ; Ϳ... ῿   ... ... ... ⯿ ... ...   ... ?... ... ... ... ... ￿

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