Unicode Character "+" (U+002B)

The character + (Plus Sign) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+002B. It is encoded in the Basic Latin block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as +.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Plus Sign
Unicode Codepoint U+002B
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class European Separator (ES)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+002B Conversion

HTML (decimal) +
HTML (hex) +
HTML (named) +
URL Escape Code %2B
CSS \00002B
JavaScript, JSON \u002B
C, C++, Java \u002B
Python \u002B
Rust \u{002B}
Ruby \u002B

How to type "+"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 2 B. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 2 B. Release Alt.


  • +
    Times, Times New Roman, serif
  • +
    Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • +
    Courier, Courier New, monospace

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x2B
UTF-16 (hex) 0x002B
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000002B

Characters based on "+" (U+002B)