Unicode Character "∤" (U+2224)

The character (Does Not Divide) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2224. 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+2AEE).

Main Unicode Properties

Name Does Not Divide
Unicode Codepoint U+2224
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+2AEE)

Other Unicode Data

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

U+2224 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ∤
HTML (hex) ∤
HTML (named) ∤
URL Escape Code %E2%88%A4
CSS \002224
JavaScript, JSON \u2224
C, C++, Java \u2224
Python \u2224
Rust \u{2224}
Ruby \u2224

How to type "∤"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 2 2 4. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 2 2 4. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x88 0xA4
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2224
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002224