This code point first appeared in version 1.1 of the Unicode® Standard and belongs to the "Currency Symbols" block which goes from 0x20A0 to 0x20CF.
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)||-|
|Official name (Unicode 9.0)||EURO-CURRENCY SIGN|
|resolved name||euro-currency sign|
|block||Currency Symbols (Currency_Symbols)|
Its bidirectional class is "ET":European Number Terminator (DEGREE SIGN, currency symbols, ...)
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 Currency Symbols 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 82 A0||14844576||11100010 10000010 10100000|
|UCS2||A0 20||40992||10100000 00100000|
|UTF-16LE||A0 20||40992||10100000 00100000|
|UTF-16BE||20 A0||8352||00100000 10100000|
|UTF7||2B 49 4B 41 2D||185913262381||00101011 01001001 01001011 01000001 00101101|
|UTF7-IMAP||26 49 4B 41 2D||164438425901||00100110 01001001 01001011 01000001 00101101|