Unicode Character "✂" (U+2702)

The character (Black Scissors) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2702. It is encoded in the Dingbats 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 Black Scissors
Unicode Codepoint U+2702
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Dingbats
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+2702 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ✂
HTML (hex) ✂
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9C%82
CSS \002702
JavaScript, JSON \u2702
C, C++, Java \u2702
Python \u2702
Rust \u{2702}
Ruby \u2702

How to type "✂"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 7 0 2. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 7 0 2. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9C 0x82
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2702
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002702