Unicode Character "." (U+002E)

The character . (Full Stop) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+002E. 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 Full Stop
Unicode Codepoint U+002E
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Common Separator (CS)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

U+002E Conversion

HTML (decimal) .
HTML (hex) .
HTML (named) .
URL Escape Code %2E
CSS \00002E
JavaScript, JSON \u002E
C, C++, Java \u002E
Python \u002E
Rust \u{002E}
Ruby \u002E

How to type "."

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x2E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x002E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000002E

Characters based on "." (U+002E)