Unicode Character "Π" (U+03A0)

The character Π (Greek Capital Letter Pi) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+03A0. 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 Π.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Greek Capital Letter Pi
Unicode Codepoint U+03A0
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 π (U+03C0)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Greek
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+03A0 Conversion

HTML (decimal) Π
HTML (hex) Π
HTML (named) Π
URL Escape Code %CE%A0
CSS \0003A0
JavaScript, JSON \u03A0
C, C++, Java \u03A0
Python \u03A0
Rust \u{03A0}
Ruby \u03A0

How to type "Π"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xCE 0xA0
UTF-16 (hex) 0x03A0
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000003A0

Characters based on "Π" (U+03A0)