Unicode Character "ẇ" (U+1E87)

The character (Latin Small Letter W With Dot Above) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+1E87. It is encoded in the Latin Extended Additional block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ẇ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Small Letter W With Dot Above
Unicode Codepoint U+1E87
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Latin Extended Additional
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Left To Right (L)
Is mirrored? No

Character Case

Case Lowercase
Uppercase character (U+1E86)

Other Unicode Data

Category Lowercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+1E87 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ẇ
HTML (hex) ẇ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%BA%87
CSS \001E87
JavaScript, JSON \u1E87
C, C++, Java \u1E87
Python \u1E87
Rust \u{1E87}
Ruby \u1E87

How to type "ẇ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 1 E 8 7. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 1 E 8 7. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0xBA 0x87
UTF-16 (hex) 0x1E87
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00001E87