Unicode Character "↜" (U+219C)

The character (Leftwards Wave Arrow) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+219C. It is encoded in the Arrows 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 Leftwards Wave Arrow
Unicode Codepoint U+219C
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Arrows
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

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

U+219C Conversion

HTML (decimal) ↜
HTML (hex) ↜
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%86%9C
CSS \00219C
JavaScript, JSON \u219C
C, C++, Java \u219C
Python \u219C
Rust \u{219C}
Ruby \u219C

How to type "↜"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 1 9 C. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 1 9 C. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x86 0x9C
UTF-16 (hex) 0x219C
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000219C