Unicode Character "љ" (U+0459)

The character љ (Cyrillic Small Letter Lje) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0459. 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 љ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cyrillic Small Letter Lje
Unicode Codepoint U+0459
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 Љ (U+0409)

Other Unicode Data

Category Lowercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+0459 Conversion

HTML (decimal) љ
HTML (hex) љ
HTML (named) љ
URL Escape Code %D1%99
CSS \000459
JavaScript, JSON \u0459
C, C++, Java \u0459
Python \u0459
Rust \u{0459}
Ruby \u0459

How to type "љ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 4 5 9. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 4 5 9. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD1 0x99
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0459
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000459