Unicode Character "Ŭ" (U+016C)

The character Ŭ (Latin Capital Letter U With Breve) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+016C. 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 Ŭ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Capital Letter U With Breve
Unicode Codepoint U+016C
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 ŭ (U+016D)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+016C Conversion

HTML (decimal) Ŭ
HTML (hex) Ŭ
HTML (named) Ŭ
URL Escape Code %C5%AC
CSS \00016C
JavaScript, JSON \u016C
C, C++, Java \u016C
Python \u016C
Rust \u{016C}
Ruby \u016C

How to type "Ŭ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 1 6 C. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 1 6 C. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xC5 0xAC
UTF-16 (hex) 0x016C
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000016C