Unicode Character "⇏" (U+21CF)

The character (Rightwards Double Arrow With Stroke) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+21CF. 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 Double Arrow With Stroke
Unicode Codepoint U+21CF
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 Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+21CF Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⇏
HTML (hex) ⇏
HTML (named) ⇏
URL Escape Code %E2%87%8F
CSS \0021CF
JavaScript, JSON \u21CF
C, C++, Java \u21CF
Python \u21CF
Rust \u{21CF}
Ruby \u21CF

How to type "⇏"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x87 0x8F
UTF-16 (hex) 0x21CF
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000021CF