Unicode Character "✙" (U+2719)

The character (Outlined Greek Cross) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2719. 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 Outlined Greek Cross
Unicode Codepoint U+2719
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+2719 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ✙
HTML (hex) ✙
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9C%99
CSS \002719
JavaScript, JSON \u2719
C, C++, Java \u2719
Python \u2719
Rust \u{2719}
Ruby \u2719

How to type "✙"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 7 1 9. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 7 1 9. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9C 0x99
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2719
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002719