Unicode Character "◸" (U+25F8)

The character (Upper Left Triangle) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+25F8. It is encoded in the Geometric Shapes block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 3.2 (March, 2002). It is HTML encoded as ◸.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Upper Left Triangle
Unicode Codepoint U+25F8
Unicode Version 3.2 (March, 2002)
Block Geometric Shapes
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

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

U+25F8 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ◸
HTML (hex) ◸
HTML (named) ◸
URL Escape Code %E2%97%B8
CSS \0025F8
JavaScript, JSON \u25F8
C, C++, Java \u25F8
Python \u25F8
Rust \u{25F8}
Ruby \u25F8

How to type "◸"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x97 0xB8
UTF-16 (hex) 0x25F8
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000025F8