Unicode Character "✍" (U+270D)

The character (Writing Hand) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+270D. 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 Writing Hand
Unicode Codepoint U+270D
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+270D Conversion

HTML (decimal) ✍
HTML (hex) ✍
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9C%8D
CSS \00270D
JavaScript, JSON \u270D
C, C++, Java \u270D
Python \u270D
Rust \u{270D}
Ruby \u270D

How to type "✍"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9C 0x8D
UTF-16 (hex) 0x270D
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000270D