Unicode Character ";" (U+037E)

The character ; (Greek Question Mark) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+037E. It is encoded in the Greek and Coptic 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 Greek Question Mark
Unicode Codepoint U+037E
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Greek and Coptic
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Punctuation
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+037E Conversion

HTML (decimal) ;
HTML (hex) ;
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %CD%BE
CSS \00037E
JavaScript, JSON \u037E
C, C++, Java \u037E
Python \u037E
Rust \u{037E}
Ruby \u037E

How to type ";"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 3 7 E. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 3 7 E. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xCD 0xBE
UTF-16 (hex) 0x037E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000037E