Unicode Character "≐" (U+2250)

The character (Approaches The Limit) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2250. 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 Approaches The Limit
Unicode Codepoint U+2250
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+2250 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ≐
HTML (hex) ≐
HTML (named) ≐
URL Escape Code %E2%89%90
CSS \002250
JavaScript, JSON \u2250
C, C++, Java \u2250
Python \u2250
Rust \u{2250}
Ruby \u2250

How to type "≐"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 2 5 0. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 2 5 0. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x89 0x90
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2250
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002250