Arrows (Unicode block)

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Arrows
Range U+2190..U+21FF
(112 code points)
Plane BMP
Scripts Common
Assigned 112 code points
Unused 0 reserved code points
Unicode version history
1.0.0 91 (+91)
3.0 100 (+9)
3.2 112 (+12)

Note: [1][2]

Arrows is a Unicode block containing line, curve, and semicircle symbols terminating in barbs or arrows.

Arrows[1]
Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+219x
U+21Ax
U+21Bx
U+21Cx
U+21Dx
U+21Ex
U+21Fx
Notes
1.^ As of Unicode version 8.0

The Arrows block contains eight emoji: U+2194–U+2199 and U+21A9–U+21AA.[3][4]

The block has sixteen standardized variants defined to specify emoji-style (U+FE0F VS16) or text presentation (U+FE0E VS15) for the eight emoji, all of which default to a text presentation.[5][6]

Emoji variation sequences
U+ 2194 2195 2196 2197 2198 2199 21A9 21AA
base codepoint
base+VS15 (text) ↔︎ ↕︎ ↖︎ ↗︎ ↘︎ ↙︎ ↩︎ ↪︎
base+VS16 (emoji) ↔️ ↕️ ↖️ ↗️ ↘️ ↙️ ↩️ ↪️

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 22 March 2013. 
  2. ^ The Unicode Standard Version 1.0, Volume 1. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc. 1990–1991. ISBN 0-201-56788-1. 
  3. ^ "UTR #51: Unicode Emoji". Unicode Consortium. 2015-11-12. 
  4. ^ "UCD: Emoji Data for UTR #51". Unicode Consortium. 2015-11-11. 
  5. ^ "Unicode Character Database: Standardized Variants". The Unicode Consortium. 
  6. ^ "Unicode Character Database: Standardized Variation Sequences". The Unicode Consortium.