Unicode Character "ᛋ" (U+16CB)

The character (Runic Letter Sigel Long-Branch-Sol S) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+16CB. 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 ᛋ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Runic Letter Sigel Long-Branch-Sol S
Unicode Codepoint U+16CB
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+16CB Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᛋ
HTML (hex) ᛋ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%9B%8B
CSS \0016CB
JavaScript, JSON \u16CB
C, C++, Java \u16CB
Python \u16CB
Rust \u{16CB}
Ruby \u16CB

How to type "ᛋ"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0x9B 0x8B
UTF-16 (hex) 0x16CB
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000016CB