Unicode Character "ώ" (U+03CE)

The character ώ (Greek Small Letter Omega With Tonos) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+03CE. 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 ώ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Greek Small Letter Omega With Tonos
Unicode Codepoint U+03CE
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 Lowercase
Uppercase character Ώ (U+038F)

Other Unicode Data

Category Lowercase Letter
Script Greek
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+03CE Conversion

HTML (decimal) ώ
HTML (hex) ώ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %CF%8E
CSS \0003CE
JavaScript, JSON \u03CE
C, C++, Java \u03CE
Python \u03CE
Rust \u{03CE}
Ruby \u03CE

How to type "ώ"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xCF 0x8E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x03CE
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000003CE

Characters based on "ώ" (U+03CE)

  • U+1F7D

    Greek Small Letter Omega With Oxia

  • U+1FF4

    Greek Small Letter Omega With Oxia And Ypogegrammeni