Unicode Character "▨" (U+25A8)

The character (Square With Upper Right To Lower Left Fill) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+25A8. It is encoded in the Geometric Shapes 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 Square With Upper Right To Lower Left Fill
Unicode Codepoint U+25A8
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Geometric Shapes
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+25A8 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ▨
HTML (hex) ▨
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%96%A8
CSS \0025A8
JavaScript, JSON \u25A8
C, C++, Java \u25A8
Python \u25A8
Rust \u{25A8}
Ruby \u25A8

How to type "▨"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 5 A 8. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 5 A 8. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x96 0xA8
UTF-16 (hex) 0x25A8
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000025A8