Unicode Character "Ų" (U+0172)

The character Ų (Latin Capital Letter U With Ogonek) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0172. 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 Ų.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Capital Letter U With Ogonek
Unicode Codepoint U+0172
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 ų (U+0173)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+0172 Conversion

HTML (decimal) Ų
HTML (hex) Ų
HTML (named) Ų
URL Escape Code %C5%B2
CSS \000172
JavaScript, JSON \u0172
C, C++, Java \u0172
Python \u0172
Rust \u{0172}
Ruby \u0172

How to type "Ų"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 1 7 2. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 1 7 2. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xC5 0xB2
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0172
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000172