Unicode Character "↭" (U+21AD)

The character (Left Right Wave Arrow) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+21AD. 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 Left Right Wave Arrow
Unicode Codepoint U+21AD
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+21AD Conversion

HTML (decimal) ↭
HTML (hex) ↭
HTML (named) ↭
URL Escape Code %E2%86%AD
CSS \0021AD
JavaScript, JSON \u21AD
C, C++, Java \u21AD
Python \u21AD
Rust \u{21AD}
Ruby \u21AD

How to type "↭"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x86 0xAD
UTF-16 (hex) 0x21AD
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000021AD