Unicode Character "Э" (U+042D)

The character Э (Cyrillic Capital Letter E) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+042D. 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 Э.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cyrillic Capital Letter E
Unicode Codepoint U+042D
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 э (U+044D)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+042D Conversion

HTML (decimal) Э
HTML (hex) Э
HTML (named) Э
URL Escape Code %D0%AD
CSS \00042D
JavaScript, JSON \u042D
C, C++, Java \u042D
Python \u042D
Rust \u{042D}
Ruby \u042D

How to type "Э"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 4 2 D. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 4 2 D. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD0 0xAD
UTF-16 (hex) 0x042D
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000042D

Characters based on "Э" (U+042D)

  • Ӭ U+04EC

    Cyrillic Capital Letter E With Diaeresis