Unicode Character "≏" (U+224F)

The character (Difference Between) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+224F. 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 Difference Between
Unicode Codepoint U+224F
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Mathematical Operators
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

U+224F Conversion

HTML (decimal) ≏
HTML (hex) ≏
HTML (named) ≏
URL Escape Code %E2%89%8F
CSS \00224F
JavaScript, JSON \u224F
C, C++, Java \u224F
Python \u224F
Rust \u{224F}
Ruby \u224F

How to type "≏"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x89 0x8F
UTF-16 (hex) 0x224F
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000224F