Unicode Character "≉" (U+2249)

The character (Not Almost Equal To) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2249. 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 ≉.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Not Almost Equal To
Unicode Codepoint U+2249
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Mathematical Operators
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? Yes

Other Unicode Data

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

U+2249 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ≉
HTML (hex) ≉
HTML (named) ≉
URL Escape Code %E2%89%89
CSS \002249
JavaScript, JSON \u2249
C, C++, Java \u2249
Python \u2249
Rust \u{2249}
Ruby \u2249

How to type "≉"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 2 4 9. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 2 4 9. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x89 0x89
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2249
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002249