Unicode Character "Ẋ" (U+1E8A)

The character (Latin Capital Letter X With Dot Above) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+1E8A. 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 Ẋ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Latin Capital Letter X With Dot Above
Unicode Codepoint U+1E8A
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 Uppercase
Lowercase character (U+1E8B)

Other Unicode Data

Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+1E8A Conversion

HTML (decimal) Ẋ
HTML (hex) Ẋ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E1%BA%8A
CSS \001E8A
JavaScript, JSON \u1E8A
C, C++, Java \u1E8A
Python \u1E8A
Rust \u{1E8A}
Ruby \u1E8A

How to type "Ẋ"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE1 0xBA 0x8A
UTF-16 (hex) 0x1E8A
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00001E8A