Unicode Character "Á" (U+00C1)

The character Á (Latin Capital Letter A With Acute) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+00C1. It is encoded in the Latin-1 Supplement block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as Á.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Capital Letter A With Acute
Unicode Codepoint U+00C1
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Latin-1 Supplement
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

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

Character Case

Case Uppercase
Lowercase character á (U+00E1)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+00C1 Conversion

HTML (decimal) Á
HTML (hex) Á
HTML (named) Á
URL Escape Code %C3%81
CSS \0000C1
JavaScript, JSON \u00C1
C, C++, Java \u00C1
Python \u00C1
Rust \u{00C1}
Ruby \u00C1

How to type "Á"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 C 1. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 C 1. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xC3 0x81
UTF-16 (hex) 0x00C1
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000000C1