This code point first appeared in version 1.1 of the Unicode® Standard and belongs to the "General Punctuation" block which goes from 0x2000 to 0x206F.
You can safely add this character in your html code with the entity: ‘
The following table show specific meta-data that is known about this character.
|Character age||Unicode 1.1|
|Legacy name (Unicode 1.0)||SINGLE TURNED COMMA QUOTATION MARK|
|Official name (Unicode 9.0)||LEFT SINGLE QUOTATION MARK|
|resolved name||left single quotation mark|
|block||General Punctuation (Punctuation)|
Its bidirectional class is "ON":Other Neutrals (All other characters, including OBJECT REPLACEMENT CHARACTER)
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 General Punctuation 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||E2 80 98||14844056||11100010 10000000 10011000|
|UCS2||18 20||6176||00011000 00100000|
|UTF-16LE||18 20||6176||00011000 00100000|
|UTF-16BE||20 18||8216||00100000 00011000|
|UTF7||2B 49 42 67 2D||185912682285||00101011 01001001 01000010 01100111 00101101|
|UTF7-IMAP||26 49 42 67 2D||164437845805||00100110 01001001 01000010 01100111 00101101|