Unicode Character "❌" (U+274C)

The character (Cross Mark) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+274C. It is encoded in the Dingbats block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 6.0 (October, 2010). It is HTML encoded as ❌.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cross Mark
Unicode Codepoint U+274C
Unicode Version 6.0 (October, 2010)
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+274C Conversion

HTML (decimal) ❌
HTML (hex) ❌
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9D%8C
CSS \00274C
JavaScript, JSON \u274C
C, C++, Java \u274C
Python \u274C
Rust \u{274C}
Ruby \u274C

How to type "❌"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 7 4 C. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 7 4 C. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9D 0x8C
UTF-16 (hex) 0x274C
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000274C