Unicode Character "`" (U+0060)

The character ` (Grave Accent) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0060. 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 Grave Accent
Unicode Codepoint U+0060
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

U+0060 Conversion

HTML (decimal) `
HTML (hex) `
HTML (named) `
URL Escape Code %60
CSS \000060
JavaScript, JSON \u0060
C, C++, Java \u0060
Python \u0060
Rust \u{0060}
Ruby \u0060

How to type "`"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 6 0. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 6 0. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x60
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0060
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000060

Characters based on "`" (U+0060)