Unicode Character "̆" (U+0306)

The character ̆ (Combining Breve) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0306. It is encoded in the Combining Diacritical Marks 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 Combining Breve
Unicode Codepoint U+0306
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Combining Diacritical Marks
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Nonspacing Mark (NSM)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Nonspacing Mark
Script Code for inherited script
Combining Class Above

U+0306 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ̆
HTML (hex) ̆
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %CC%86
CSS \000306
JavaScript, JSON \u0306
C, C++, Java \u0306
Python \u0306
Rust \u{0306}
Ruby \u0306

How to type "̆"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 3 0 6. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 3 0 6. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xCC 0x86
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0306
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000306

Characters based on "̆" (U+0306)