Unicode Character "↞" (U+219E)

The character (Leftwards Two Headed Arrow) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+219E. 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 Two Headed Arrow
Unicode Codepoint U+219E
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+219E Conversion

HTML (decimal) ↞
HTML (hex) ↞
HTML (named) ↞
URL Escape Code %E2%86%9E
CSS \00219E
JavaScript, JSON \u219E
C, C++, Java \u219E
Python \u219E
Rust \u{219E}
Ruby \u219E

How to type "↞"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x86 0x9E
UTF-16 (hex) 0x219E
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000219E