Unicode Character "ⅻ" (U+217B)

The character (Small Roman Numeral Twelve) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+217B. It is encoded in the Number Forms block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ⅻ.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Small Roman Numeral Twelve
Unicode Codepoint U+217B
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Number Forms
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Left To Right (L)
Is mirrored? No

Character Case

Case Lowercase
Uppercase character (U+216B)

Other Unicode Data

Category Letter Number
Script Latin
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+217B Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⅻ
HTML (hex) ⅻ
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%85%BB
CSS \00217B
JavaScript, JSON \u217B
C, C++, Java \u217B
Python \u217B
Rust \u{217B}
Ruby \u217B

How to type "ⅻ"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 1 7 B. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 1 7 B. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x85 0xBB
UTF-16 (hex) 0x217B
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000217B