This code point first appeared in version 1.1 of the Unicode® Standard and belongs to the "Miscellaneous Symbols" block which goes from 0x2600 to 0x26FF.
You can safely add this character in your html code with the entity: ♂
You can use the u+2642 copy pc button below.
Easy u+2642 copy paste:
The following table show specific meta-data that is known about this character.The u+2642 name is male sign emoji.
|Codepoint (hex)||2642, u2642|
|Character age||Unicode 1.1|
|Legacy name (Unicode 1.0)||-|
|Official name (Unicode 9.0)||MALE SIGN|
|resolved name||male sign|
|block||Miscellaneous Symbols (Misc_Symbols)|
|common typos||u+6242, u+4262|
There are alternative spelling that can be found in the wild for the unicode character 2642 like u 2642, (u+2642) or u +2642. You can also find u-2642, u*2642, un+2642, u2642, u=2642 or c+2642. You can also spell it with u 2642 unicode, u plus 2642, uncode 2642 or unicode + 2642.
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 unicode characters u+2642 that are available on your computer.
In order to type this character easily, you may want to download and install a unicode Miscellaneous 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 for +u2642 allows you to see the value of the character in different encodings
|UTF-8||E2 99 82||14850434||11100010 10011001 10000010|
|UCS2||42 26||16934||01000010 00100110|
|UTF-16LE||42 26||16934||01000010 00100110|
|UTF-16BE||26 42||9794||00100110 01000010|
|UTF7||2B 4A 6B 49 2D||185932138797||00101011 01001010 01101011 01001001 00101101|
|UTF7-IMAP||26 4A 6B 49 2D||164457302317||00100110 01001010 01101011 01001001 00101101|