Unicode Character "▔" (U+2594)

The character (Upper One Eighth Block) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2594. It is encoded in the Block Elements 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 Upper One Eighth Block
Unicode Codepoint U+2594
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Block Elements
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+2594 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ▔
HTML (hex) ▔
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%96%94
CSS \002594
JavaScript, JSON \u2594
C, C++, Java \u2594
Python \u2594
Rust \u{2594}
Ruby \u2594

How to type "▔"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 5 9 4. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 5 9 4. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x96 0x94
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2594
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002594