Unicode Character "⤌" (U+290C)

The character (Leftwards Double Dash Arrow) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+290C. 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 Leftwards Double Dash Arrow
Unicode Codepoint U+290C
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+290C Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⤌
HTML (hex) ⤌
HTML (named) ⤌
URL Escape Code %E2%A4%8C
CSS \00290C
JavaScript, JSON \u290C
C, C++, Java \u290C
Python \u290C
Rust \u{290C}
Ruby \u290C

How to type "⤌"

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


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0xA4 0x8C
UTF-16 (hex) 0x290C
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000290C