Unicode Character "у" (U+0443)

The character у (Cyrillic Small Letter U) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0443. 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 у.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cyrillic Small Letter U
Unicode Codepoint U+0443
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 Lowercase
Uppercase character У (U+0423)

Other Unicode Data

Category Lowercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+0443 Conversion

HTML (decimal) у
HTML (hex) у
HTML (named) у
URL Escape Code %D1%83
CSS \000443
JavaScript, JSON \u0443
C, C++, Java \u0443
Python \u0443
Rust \u{0443}
Ruby \u0443

How to type "у"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 4 4 3. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 4 4 3. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD1 0x83
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0443
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000443

Characters based on "у" (U+0443)

  • ў U+045E

    Cyrillic Small Letter Short U

  • ӯ U+04EF

    Cyrillic Small Letter U With Macron

  • ӱ U+04F1

    Cyrillic Small Letter U With Diaeresis

  • ӳ U+04F3

    Cyrillic Small Letter U With Double Acute