Unicode Character "⥂" (U+2942)

The character (Rightwards Arrow Above Short Leftwards Arrow) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2942. 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 Rightwards Arrow Above Short Leftwards Arrow
Unicode Codepoint U+2942
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+2942 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⥂
HTML (hex) ⥂
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%A5%82
CSS \002942
JavaScript, JSON \u2942
C, C++, Java \u2942
Python \u2942
Rust \u{2942}
Ruby \u2942

How to type "⥂"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 9 4 2. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 9 4 2. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0xA5 0x82
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2942
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002942