Unicode Character "ў" (U+045E)

The character ў (Cyrillic Small Letter Short U) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+045E. 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 ў.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cyrillic Small Letter Short U
Unicode Codepoint U+045E
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 Ў (U+040E)

Other Unicode Data

Category Lowercase Letter
Script Cyrillic
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+045E Conversion

HTML (decimal) ў
HTML (hex) ў
HTML (named) ў
URL Escape Code %D1%9E
CSS \00045E
JavaScript, JSON \u045E
C, C++, Java \u045E
Python \u045E
Rust \u{045E}
Ruby \u045E

How to type "ў"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xD1 0x9E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x045E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000045E