Unicode Character "ᛅ" (U+16C5)

The character (Runic Letter Long-Branch-Ar Ae) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16C5. 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 ᛅ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Long-Branch-Ar Ae
Unicode Codepoint U+16C5
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+16C5 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᛅ
HTML (hex) ᛅ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9B%85
CSS \0016C5
JavaScript, JSON \u16C5
C, C++, Java \u16C5
Python \u16C5
Rust \u{16C5}
Ruby \u16C5

How to type "ᛅ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 1 6 C 5. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 1 6 C 5. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9B 0x85
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16C5
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016C5