Playing cards in Unicode

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Playing Cards
Range U+1F0A0..U+1F0FF
(96 code points)
Plane SMP
Scripts Common
Assigned 82 code points
Unused 14 reserved code points
Unicode version history
6.0 59 (+59)
7.0 82 (+23)
Note: [1]

Unicode is a computing industry standard for the handling of fonts and symbols. Within it is a set of images depicting playing cards, and another depicting the French card suits.

Card suits[edit]

The Miscellaneous Symbols block contains the following, at U+2660–2667:

U+2660 (9824dec) U+2665 (9829dec) U+2666 (9830dec) U+2663 (9827dec)
Black Spade Suit Red Heart Suit Red Diamond Suit Black Club Suit
♠ ♥ ♦ ♣
U+2664 (9828dec) U+2661 (9825dec) U+2662 (9826dec) U+2667 (9831dec)
White Spade Suit White Heart Suit White Diamond Suit White Club Suit

Playing cards deck[edit]

Unicode 6.0 added images for: Minor Arcana Tarot, the 52 cards of the standard French deck, 4 Knights, a back of a card, and two for black and white (or red) jokers in the block U+1F0A0–1F0FF.[2] Unicode 7.0 added a specific red joker and twenty-two generic trump cards with the reference description being not the Major Arcana used in cartomancy but the Tarot Nouveau used in tarot card games.

U+1F0A1 U+1F0B1 U+1F0C1 U+1F0D1
🂡 🂱 🃁 🃑
Ace of Spades Ace of Hearts Ace of Diamonds Ace of Clubs
U+1F0A2 U+1F0B2 U+1F0C2 U+1F0D2
🂢 🂲 🃂 🃒
Two of Spades Two of Hearts Two of Diamonds Two of Clubs
U+1F0A3 U+1F0B3 U+1F0C3 U+1F0D3
🂣 🂳 🃃 🃓
Three of Spades Three of Hearts Three of Diamonds Three of Clubs
U+1F0A4 U+1F0B4 U+1F0C4 U+1F0D4
🂤 🂴 🃄 🃔
Four of Spades Four of Hearts Four of Diamonds Four of Clubs
U+1F0A5 U+1F0B5 U+1F0C5 U+1F0D5
🂥 🂵 🃅 🃕
Five of Spades Five of Hearts Five of Diamonds Five of Clubs
U+1F0A6 U+1F0B6 U+1F0C6 U+1F0D6
🂦 🂶 🃆 🃖
Six of Spades Six of Hearts Six of Diamonds Six of Clubs
U+1F0A7 U+1F0B7 U+1F0C7 U+1F0D7
🂧 🂷 🃇 🃗
Seven of Spades Seven of Hearts Seven of Diamonds Seven of Clubs
U+1F0A8 U+1F0B8 U+1F0C8 U+1F0D8
🂨 🂸 🃈 🃘
Eight of Spades Eight of Hearts Eight of Diamonds Eight of Clubs
U+1F0A9 U+1F0B9 U+1F0C9 U+1F0D9
🂩 🂹 🃉 🃙
Nine of Spades Nine of Hearts Nine of Diamonds Nine of Clubs
U+1F0AA U+1F0BA U+1F0CA U+1F0DA
🂪 🂺 🃊 🃚
Ten of Spades Ten of Hearts Ten of Diamonds Ten of Clubs
U+1F0AB U+1F0BB U+1F0CB U+1F0DB
🂫 🂻 🃋 🃛
Jack of Spades Jack of Hearts Jack of Diamonds Jack of Clubs
U+1F0AC U+1F0BC U+1F0CC U+1F0DC
🂬 🂼 🃌 🃜
Knight of Spades Knight of Hearts Knight of Diamonds Knight of Clubs
U+1F0AD U+1F0BD U+1F0CD U+1F0DD
🂭 🂽 🃍 🃝
Queen of Spades Queen of Hearts Queen of Diamonds Queen of Clubs
U+1F0AE U+1F0BE U+1F0CE U+1F0DE
🂮 🂾 🃎 🃞
King of Spades King of Hearts King of Diamonds King of Clubs
U+1F0A0 (127136dec) U+1F0BF (127167dec) U+1F0CF (127183dec) U+1F0DF (127199dec)
🂠 🂿 🃏 🃟
Playing Card Back Red Joker Black Joker White Joker

Block[edit]

Playing Cards[1]
Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+1F0Ax 🂠 🂡 🂢 🂣 🂤 🂥 🂦 🂧 🂨 🂩 🂪 🂫 🂬 🂭 🂮
U+1F0Bx 🂱 🂲 🂳 🂴 🂵 🂶 🂷 🂸 🂹 🂺 🂻 🂼 🂽 🂾 🂿
U+1F0Cx 🃁 🃂 🃃 🃄 🃅 🃆 🃇 🃈 🃉 🃊 🃋 🃌 🃍 🃎 🃏
U+1F0Dx 🃑 🃒 🃓 🃔 🃕 🃖 🃗 🃘 🃙 🃚 🃛 🃜 🃝 🃞 🃟
U+1F0Ex 🃠 🃡 🃢 🃣 🃤 🃥 🃦 🃧 🃨 🃩 🃪 🃫 🃬 🃭 🃮 🃯
U+1F0Fx 🃰 🃱 🃲 🃳 🃴 🃵
Notes
1.^ As of Unicode version 7.0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 22 March 2013. 
  2. ^ Unicode – Playing Cards Block, retrieved 2011-04-07