Unicode Character "❛" (U+275B)

The character (Heavy Single Turned Comma Quotation Mark Ornament) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+275B. 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 Heavy Single Turned Comma Quotation Mark Ornament
Unicode Codepoint U+275B
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+275B Conversion

HTML (decimal) ❛
HTML (hex) ❛
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9D%9B
CSS \00275B
JavaScript, JSON \u275B
C, C++, Java \u275B
Python \u275B
Rust \u{275B}
Ruby \u275B

How to type "❛"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 7 5 B. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 7 5 B. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9D 0x9B
UTF-16 (hex) 0x275B
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000275B