Unicode Character "↬" (U+21AC)

The character (Rightwards Arrow With Loop) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+21AC. 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 Rightwards Arrow With Loop
Unicode Codepoint U+21AC
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+21AC Conversion

HTML (decimal) ↬
HTML (hex) ↬
HTML (named) ↬
URL Escape Code %E2%86%AC
CSS \0021AC
JavaScript, JSON \u21AC
C, C++, Java \u21AC
Python \u21AC
Rust \u{21AC}
Ruby \u21AC

How to type "↬"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x86 0xAC
UTF-16 (hex) 0x21AC
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000021AC