Unicode Character "◭" (U+25ED)

The character (Up-Pointing Triangle With Left Half Black) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+25ED. 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 Up-Pointing Triangle With Left Half Black
Unicode Codepoint U+25ED
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+25ED Conversion

HTML (decimal) ◭
HTML (hex) ◭
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%97%AD
CSS \0025ED
JavaScript, JSON \u25ED
C, C++, Java \u25ED
Python \u25ED
Rust \u{25ED}
Ruby \u25ED

How to type "◭"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x97 0xAD
UTF-16 (hex) 0x25ED
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000025ED