Unicode Character "∍" (U+220D)

The character (Small Contains As Member) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+220D. It is encoded in the Mathematical Operators block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ∍. Its mirrored character is (U+220A).

Main Unicode Properties

Name Small Contains As Member
Unicode Codepoint U+220D
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Mathematical Operators
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? Yes
Mirrored character (U+220A)

Other Unicode Data

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

U+220D Conversion

HTML (decimal) ∍
HTML (hex) ∍
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%88%8D
CSS \00220D
JavaScript, JSON \u220D
C, C++, Java \u220D
Python \u220D
Rust \u{220D}
Ruby \u220D

How to type "∍"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 2 0 D. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 2 0 D. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x88 0x8D
UTF-16 (hex) 0x220D
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000220D