Unicode Character "ᚼ" (U+16BC)

The character (Runic Letter Long-Branch-Hagall H) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16BC. 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 ᚼ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Long-Branch-Hagall H
Unicode Codepoint U+16BC
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+16BC Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᚼ
HTML (hex) ᚼ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9A%BC
CSS \0016BC
JavaScript, JSON \u16BC
C, C++, Java \u16BC
Python \u16BC
Rust \u{16BC}
Ruby \u16BC

How to type "ᚼ"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9A 0xBC
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16BC
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016BC