Unicode Character "ᚫ" (U+16AB)

The character (Runic Letter Aesc) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16AB. It is encoded in the Runic block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 3.0 (September, 1999). It is HTML encoded as ᚫ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Aesc
Unicode Codepoint U+16AB
Unicode Version 3.0 (September, 1999)
Block Runic
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

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

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Letter
Script Runic
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+16AB Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᚫ
HTML (hex) ᚫ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9A%AB
CSS \0016AB
JavaScript, JSON \u16AB
C, C++, Java \u16AB
Python \u16AB
Rust \u{16AB}
Ruby \u16AB

How to type "ᚫ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 1 6 A B. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 1 6 A B. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9A 0xAB
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16AB
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016AB