Unicode Character "Ў" (U+040E)

The character Ў (Cyrillic Capital Letter Short U) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+040E. It is encoded in the Cyrillic block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as Ў.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cyrillic Capital Letter Short U
Unicode Codepoint U+040E
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Cyrillic
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

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

Character Case

Case Uppercase
Lowercase character ў (U+045E)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+040E Conversion

HTML (decimal) Ў
HTML (hex) Ў
HTML (named) Ў
URL Escape Code %D0%8E
CSS \00040E
JavaScript, JSON \u040E
C, C++, Java \u040E
Python \u040E
Rust \u{040E}
Ruby \u040E

How to type "Ў"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 4 0 E. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 4 0 E. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD0 0x8E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x040E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000040E