Unicode Character "ᛉ" (U+16C9)

The character (Runic Letter Algiz Eolhx) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16C9. 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 ᛉ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Algiz Eolhx
Unicode Codepoint U+16C9
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+16C9 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᛉ
HTML (hex) ᛉ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9B%89
CSS \0016C9
JavaScript, JSON \u16C9
C, C++, Java \u16C9
Python \u16C9
Rust \u{16C9}
Ruby \u16C9

How to type "ᛉ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 1 6 C 9. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 1 6 C 9. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9B 0x89
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16C9
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016C9