Unicode Character "⤈" (U+2908)

The character (Downwards Arrow With Horizontal Stroke) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2908. It is encoded in the Supplemental Arrows-B block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 3.2 (March, 2002). It is HTML encoded as ⤈.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Downwards Arrow With Horizontal Stroke
Unicode Codepoint U+2908
Unicode Version 3.2 (March, 2002)
Block Supplemental Arrows-B
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+2908 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⤈
HTML (hex) ⤈
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%A4%88
CSS \002908
JavaScript, JSON \u2908
C, C++, Java \u2908
Python \u2908
Rust \u{2908}
Ruby \u2908

How to type "⤈"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 9 0 8. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 9 0 8. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0xA4 0x88
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2908
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002908