Unicode Character "ࡖ" (U+0856)

The character (Mandaic Letter Dushenna) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+0856. It is encoded in the Mandaic block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 6.0 (October, 2010). It is HTML encoded as ࡖ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Mandaic Letter Dushenna
Unicode Codepoint U+0856
Unicode Version 6.0 (October, 2010)
Block Mandaic
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Right To Left (R)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Letter
Script Mandaic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+0856 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ࡖ
HTML (hex) ࡖ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E0%A1%96
CSS \000856
JavaScript, JSON \u0856
C, C++, Java \u0856
Python \u0856
Rust \u{0856}
Ruby \u0856

How to type "ࡖ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 8 5 6. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 8 5 6. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE0 0xA1 0x96
UTF-16 (hex) 0x0856
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00000856