Unicode Character "⑸" (U+2478)

The character (Parenthesized Digit Five) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2478. It is encoded in the Enclosed Alphanumerics block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ⑸.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Parenthesized Digit Five
Unicode Codepoint U+2478
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Enclosed Alphanumerics
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Number
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition mapping

U+2478 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⑸
HTML (hex) ⑸
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%91%B8
CSS \002478
JavaScript, JSON \u2478
C, C++, Java \u2478
Python \u2478
Rust \u{2478}
Ruby \u2478

How to type "⑸"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 4 7 8. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 4 7 8. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x91 0xB8
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2478
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002478