Unicode Character "ᚭ" (U+16AD)

The character (Runic Letter Short-Twig-Oss O) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16AD. 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 ᚭ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Short-Twig-Oss O
Unicode Codepoint U+16AD
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+16AD Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᚭ
HTML (hex) ᚭ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9A%AD
CSS \0016AD
JavaScript, JSON \u16AD
C, C++, Java \u16AD
Python \u16AD
Rust \u{16AD}
Ruby \u16AD

How to type "ᚭ"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9A 0xAD
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16AD
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016AD