Unicode Character "IJ" (U+0132)

The character IJ (Latin Capital Ligature Ij) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0132. It is encoded in the Latin Extended-A block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as IJ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Capital Ligature Ij
Unicode Codepoint U+0132
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Latin Extended-A
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

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

Character Case

Case Uppercase
Lowercase character ij (U+0133)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+0132 Conversion

HTML (decimal) IJ
HTML (hex) IJ
HTML (named) IJ
URL Escape Code %C4%B2
CSS \000132
JavaScript, JSON \u0132
C, C++, Java \u0132
Python \u0132
Rust \u{0132}
Ruby \u0132

How to type "IJ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 1 3 2. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 1 3 2. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xC4 0xB2
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0132
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000132