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UTF-8 Hex Values (selected useful and interesting ones)

On Linux, type hex values with Ctrl-Shift-u-hexcode.

For Linux/unix/X compose key combinations see /usr/share/X11/locale/en_US.UTF-8/Compose and Compose(5).

Symbol Name Hex X Compose Key Shortcut
em dash 2014 ---
right arrow 2192 ->
left arrow 2190 <-
up arrow 2191
down arrow 2193
black right arrow 27a1
heavy wide-head arrow right 2794
long rightwards arrow 27f6
🠊 rightward arrow w/ large triangle 1f80a
🡆 rightwards heavy arrow 1f846
🡪 wide-headed rightwards arrow 1f86a
🡲 wide-headed rightwards medium barb arrow 1f872
🡺 wide-headed rightwards heavy barb arrow 1f87a
black right arrowhead 27a4
black right triangle 25b6
black right pointer 25ba
triangular bullet 2023 .=
round bullet 2022
en dash 2013 --.
non-breaking hyphen 2011
dagger 2020
double dagger 2021
horizontal ellipsis 2026 ..
prime 2032
double prime 2033
© copyright 00a9 oc
® registered 00ae or
° degree 00b0 oo
± plus-minus 00b1 +-
¹ superscript one 00b9 ^1
² squared 00b2 ^2
³ cubed 00b3 ^3
µ mu/micro 00b5 mu
¼ one-quarter 00bc 14
½ one-half 00bd 12
¾ three-quarters 00be 34
× multiplication 00d7 xx
÷ division, obelus 00f7 :-
¢ cent 00a2 `
æ lower ae 00e6 ae
Æ upper ae 00c6 AE
almost equal 2248
not equal 2260 /=
less or equal 2264 <=
greater or equal 2265 >=
euro 20ac C=
¤ currency 00a4 ox
ditto 3003
check 2713
cross mark 2717
black star 2605
§ section 00a7
paragraph 00b6
delete key 232b
control 2303
escape 241b
enter/return 21a9
shift key 21e7
tab 21e5
· middle dot/interpunct (visible space) 00b7 ^.
open block (visible space) 2423
skull and bones 2620
coffee 2615
caution/warning 26a0
🛈 information/tip 1f6c8
telephone 260e
heart/love 2665
🖳 computer 1f5b3
💻 computer (new) 1f4bb
🖧 network 1f5a7
💾 floppy 1f4be
📁 folder 1f4c1
📂 folder (open) 1f4c2
🗎 document 1f5ce
🖂 envelope 1f582
💣 bomb 1f4A3
📡 antenna 1f4e1
🦕 sauropid 1f995
🦖 t-rex 1f996
🦇 bat 1f987
🕷 spider 1f577
🦉 owl 1f989
🧙 wizard 1f9d9
🧛 vampire 1f9db
🌑 new moon if311
🌒 waxing crescent moon 1f312
🌓 first quarter moon 1f313
🌔 waxing gibbous moon 1f314
🌕 full moon 1f315
🌖 waning gibbous moon 1f316
🌗 last quarter moon 1f317
🌘 waning crescent moon 1f318
😛 face tongue stuck out 1f61b
😈 face smile with horns 1f608
😒 face unamused 1f612
😀 face grin 1f600
😬 face grimace 1f62c
😐 face neutral 1f610
😠 face angry 1f620
😉 face winking 1f609
😞 face disappointed 1f61e
mountain 26f0
shrine 26e9
church 26ea
🏛 classical building 1f3db
castle 25eb
🏰 Euro castle 1f3f0
lighthouse 26ef
fountain 26f2
graveyard 26fc
🏟 stadium 1f3df
🏠 house 1f3e0
🏘 houses 1f3d8
pick 26cf
anchor/harbor 2693
hot springs 2668
🌱 seedling 1f331
🌲 evergreen 1f332
🌳 deciduous tree 1f333
🌴 palm 1f334
🌵 cactus 1f335
🏜 desert 1f3dc
🌷 tulip 1f337
🍄 mushroom 1f344
🌊 wave 1f30a
🏝 desert island 1f3dd
𯌋 volcano 1f30b
pentagram 26e4
inverted pentagram 26e7
atomic 269b
👾 space invader 1f47e