Unicode Character "э" (U+044D)

The character э (Cyrillic Small Letter E) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+044D. 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 Small Letter E
Unicode Codepoint U+044D
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 Э (U+042D)

Other Unicode Data

Category Lowercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+044D Conversion

HTML (decimal) э
HTML (hex) э
HTML (named) э
URL Escape Code %D1%8D
CSS \00044D
JavaScript, JSON \u044D
C, C++, Java \u044D
Python \u044D
Rust \u{044D}
Ruby \u044D

How to type "э"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD1 0x8D
UTF-16 (hex) 0x044D
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000044D

Characters based on "э" (U+044D)

  • ӭ U+04ED

    Cyrillic Small Letter E With Diaeresis