Unicode Character "➑" (U+2791)

The character (Dingbat Negative Circled Sans-Serif Digit Eight) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2791. 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 ➑.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Dingbat Negative Circled Sans-Serif Digit Eight
Unicode Codepoint U+2791
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 Number
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+2791 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ➑
HTML (hex) ➑
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%9E%91
CSS \002791
JavaScript, JSON \u2791
C, C++, Java \u2791
Python \u2791
Rust \u{2791}
Ruby \u2791

How to type "➑"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x9E 0x91
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2791
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002791