Unicode Character "ᯨ" (U+1BE8)

The character (Batak Vowel Sign Pakpak E) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+1BE8. It is encoded in the Batak block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 6.0 (October, 2010). It is HTML encoded as ᯨ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Batak Vowel Sign Pakpak E
Unicode Codepoint U+1BE8
Unicode Version 6.0 (October, 2010)
Block Batak
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Nonspacing Mark (NSM)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Nonspacing Mark
Script Batak
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+1BE8 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ᯨ
HTML (hex) ᯨ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%AF%A8
CSS \001BE8
JavaScript, JSON \u1BE8
C, C++, Java \u1BE8
Python \u1BE8
Rust \u{1BE8}
Ruby \u1BE8

How to type "ᯨ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 1 B E 8. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 1 B E 8. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0xAF 0xA8
UTF-16 (hex) 0x1BE8
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00001BE8