Unicode Character "✒" (U+2712)

The character (Black Nib) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2712. 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 Nib
Unicode Codepoint U+2712
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+2712 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ✒
HTML (hex) ✒
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9C%92
CSS \002712
JavaScript, JSON \u2712
C, C++, Java \u2712
Python \u2712
Rust \u{2712}
Ruby \u2712

How to type "✒"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 7 1 2. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 7 1 2. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9C 0x92
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2712
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002712