Unicode Character "ᛊ" (U+16CA)

The character (Runic Letter Sowilo S) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16CA. 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 ᛊ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Sowilo S
Unicode Codepoint U+16CA
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+16CA Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᛊ
HTML (hex) ᛊ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9B%8A
CSS \0016CA
JavaScript, JSON \u16CA
C, C++, Java \u16CA
Python \u16CA
Rust \u{16CA}
Ruby \u16CA

How to type "ᛊ"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9B 0x8A
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16CA
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016CA