Unicode Character "Β" (U+0392)

The character Β (Greek Capital Letter Beta) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0392. 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 Β.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Greek Capital Letter Beta
Unicode Codepoint U+0392
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Greek and Coptic
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

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

Character Case

Case Uppercase
Lowercase character β (U+03B2)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Greek
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+0392 Conversion

HTML (decimal) Β
HTML (hex) Β
HTML (named) Β
URL Escape Code %CE%92
CSS \000392
JavaScript, JSON \u0392
C, C++, Java \u0392
Python \u0392
Rust \u{0392}
Ruby \u0392

How to type "Β"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 3 9 2. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 3 9 2. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xCE 0x92
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0392
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000392

Characters based on "Β" (U+0392)