Unicode Character "I" (U+0049)

The character I (Latin Capital Letter I) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0049. 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 I.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Capital Letter I
Unicode Codepoint U+0049
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Left To Right (L)
Is mirrored? No

Character Case

Case Uppercase
Lowercase character i (U+0069)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+0049 Conversion

HTML (decimal) I
HTML (hex) I
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %49
CSS \000049
JavaScript, JSON \u0049
C, C++, Java \u0049
Python \u0049
Rust \u{0049}
Ruby \u0049

How to type "I"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 4 9. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 4 9. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x49
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0049
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000049

Characters based on "I" (U+0049)