Unicode Character "" (U+FFFB)

The character (Interlinear Annotation Terminator) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+FFFB. It is encoded in the Specials block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 3.0 (September, 1999). It is HTML encoded as .

Main Unicode Properties

Name Interlinear Annotation Terminator
Unicode Codepoint U+FFFB
Unicode Version 3.0 (September, 1999)
Block Specials
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Format
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+FFFB Conversion

HTML (decimal) 
HTML (hex) 
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %EF%BF%BB
JavaScript, JSON \uFFFB
C, C++, Java \uFFFB
Python \uFFFB
Rust \u{FFFB}
Ruby \uFFFB

How to type ""

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type F F F B. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type F F F B. Release Alt.


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

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xEF 0xBF 0xBB
UTF-16 (hex) 0xFFFB
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000FFFB