Unicode Character "☶" (U+2636)

The character (Trigram For Mountain) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2636. It is encoded in the Miscellaneous Symbols 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 Trigram For Mountain
Unicode Codepoint U+2636
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Miscellaneous Symbols
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+2636 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ☶
HTML (hex) ☶
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%98%B6
CSS \002636
JavaScript, JSON \u2636
C, C++, Java \u2636
Python \u2636
Rust \u{2636}
Ruby \u2636

How to type "☶"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 6 3 6. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 6 3 6. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x98 0xB6
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2636
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002636