This code point first appeared in version 1.1 of the Unicode® Standard and belongs to the "Latin-1 Supplement" block which goes from 0x80 to 0xFF.
You can safely add this character in your html code with the entity:
It is sometimes abbreviated as PLU.
As a control character, it can be referenced as PARTIAL LINE BACKWARD or PARTIAL LINE UP.
The following table show specific meta-data that is known about this character.
|Character age||Unicode 1.1|
|Legacy name (Unicode 1.0)||PARTIAL LINE BACKWARD|
|Official name (Unicode 9.0)||-|
|resolved name||partial line backward|
|block||Latin-1 Supplement (Latin_1_Sup)|
Its bidirectional class is "BN":Boundary Neutral (Default ignorables, non-characters, and control characters, other than those explicitly given other types.)
Glyphs and symbols in your browser
The following unicode chart presents different versions of the glyph corresponding to the code point that are available on your computer.
In order to type this character easily, you may want to download and install a unicode Latin-1 Supplement keyboard.
A sample of fonts are used below to display whether the character has a glyph in this font or not.
Encodings (Unicode characters converter)
The following character table converter allows you to see the value of the character in different encodings
|UTF-8||C2 8C||49804||11000010 10001100|
|UCS2||8C 00||35840||10001100 00000000|
|UTF-16LE||8C 00||35840||10001100 00000000|
|UTF7||2B 41 49 77 2D||185778927405||00101011 01000001 01001001 01110111 00101101|
|UTF7-IMAP||26 41 49 77 2D||164304090925||00100110 01000001 01001001 01110111 00101101|