Unicode Character "⁀" (U+2040)

The character (Character Tie) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2040. 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 Character Tie
Unicode Codepoint U+2040
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block General Punctuation
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

U+2040 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⁀
HTML (hex) ⁀
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%81%80
CSS \002040
JavaScript, JSON \u2040
C, C++, Java \u2040
Python \u2040
Rust \u{2040}
Ruby \u2040

How to type "⁀"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 0 4 0. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 0 4 0. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x81 0x80
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2040
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002040