Unicode Character "‮" (U+202E)

The character (Right-To-Left Override) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+202E. It is encoded in the General Punctuation block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ‮.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Right-To-Left Override
Unicode Codepoint U+202E
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block General Punctuation
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Right To Left Override (RLO)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Format
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+202E Conversion

HTML (decimal) ‮
HTML (hex) ‮
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%80%AE
CSS \00202E
JavaScript, JSON \u202E
C, C++, Java \u202E
Python \u202E
Rust \u{202E}
Ruby \u202E

How to type "‮"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 0 2 E. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 0 2 E. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x80 0xAE
UTF-16 (hex) 0x202E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000202E