Unicode Character "Ж" (U+0416)

The character Ж (Cyrillic Capital Letter Zhe) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0416. 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 Ж.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cyrillic Capital Letter Zhe
Unicode Codepoint U+0416
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 ж (U+0436)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+0416 Conversion

HTML (decimal) Ж
HTML (hex) Ж
HTML (named) Ж
URL Escape Code %D0%96
CSS \000416
JavaScript, JSON \u0416
C, C++, Java \u0416
Python \u0416
Rust \u{0416}
Ruby \u0416

How to type "Ж"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 4 1 6. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 4 1 6. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD0 0x96
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0416
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000416

Characters based on "Ж" (U+0416)

  • Ӂ U+04C1

    Cyrillic Capital Letter Zhe With Breve

  • Ӝ U+04DC

    Cyrillic Capital Letter Zhe With Diaeresis