Unicode Character "⥙" (U+2959)

The character (Downwards Harpoon With Barb Left To Bar) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2959. 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 Harpoon With Barb Left To Bar
Unicode Codepoint U+2959
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+2959 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ⥙
HTML (hex) ⥙
HTML (named) ⥙
URL Escape Code %E2%A5%99
CSS \002959
JavaScript, JSON \u2959
C, C++, Java \u2959
Python \u2959
Rust \u{2959}
Ruby \u2959

How to type "⥙"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 9 5 9. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 9 5 9. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0xA5 0x99
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2959
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002959