Unicode Character "▵" (U+25B5)

The character (White Up-Pointing Small Triangle) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+25B5. 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 White Up-Pointing Small Triangle
Unicode Codepoint U+25B5
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+25B5 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ▵
HTML (hex) ▵
HTML (named) ▵
URL Escape Code %E2%96%B5
CSS \0025B5
JavaScript, JSON \u25B5
C, C++, Java \u25B5
Python \u25B5
Rust \u{25B5}
Ruby \u25B5

How to type "▵"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x96 0xB5
UTF-16 (hex) 0x25B5
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000025B5