Unicode Character "₶" (U+20B6)

The character (Livre Tournois Sign) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+20B6. It is encoded in the Currency Symbols block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 5.2 (October, 2009). It is HTML encoded as ₶.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Livre Tournois Sign
Unicode Codepoint U+20B6
Unicode Version 5.2 (October, 2009)
Block Currency Symbols
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class European Terminator (ET)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

U+20B6 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ₶
HTML (hex) ₶
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%82%B6
CSS \0020B6
JavaScript, JSON \u20B6
C, C++, Java \u20B6
Python \u20B6
Rust \u{20B6}
Ruby \u20B6

How to type "₶"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 0 B 6. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 0 B 6. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x82 0xB6
UTF-16 (hex) 0x20B6
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000020B6