Unicode Character "⁄" (U+2044)

The character (Fraction Slash) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2044. 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 Fraction Slash
Unicode Codepoint U+2044
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block General Punctuation
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Common Separator (CS)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+2044 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⁄
HTML (hex) ⁄
HTML (named) ⁄
URL Escape Code %E2%81%84
CSS \002044
JavaScript, JSON \u2044
C, C++, Java \u2044
Python \u2044
Rust \u{2044}
Ruby \u2044

How to type "⁄"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x81 0x84
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2044
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002044

Characters based on "⁄" (U+2044)