Carian (Unicode block)

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Range U+102A0..U+102DF
(64 code points)
Plane SMP
Scripts Carian
Major alphabets Carian
Assigned 49 code points
Unused 15 reserved code points
Unicode version history
5.1 49 (+49)
Note: [1][2]

Carian is a Unicode block containing the Masson set and four additional characters for writing the ancient Carian language in Caria and Egypt, where the Carians served as mercenaries.

Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+102Ax ๐Š  ๐Šก ๐Šข ๐Šฃ ๐Šค ๐Šฅ ๐Šฆ ๐Šง ๐Šจ ๐Šฉ ๐Šช ๐Šซ ๐Šฌ ๐Šญ ๐Šฎ ๐Šฏ
U+102Bx ๐Šฐ ๐Šฑ ๐Šฒ ๐Šณ ๐Šด ๐Šต ๐Šถ ๐Šท ๐Šธ ๐Šน ๐Šบ ๐Šป ๐Šผ ๐Šฝ ๐Šพ ๐Šฟ
U+102Cx ๐‹€ ๐‹ ๐‹‚ ๐‹ƒ ๐‹„ ๐‹… ๐‹† ๐‹‡ ๐‹ˆ ๐‹‰ ๐‹Š ๐‹‹ ๐‹Œ ๐‹ ๐‹Ž ๐‹
U+102Dx ๐‹
1.^ As of Unicode version 10.0
2.^ Grey areas indicate non-assigned code points


The following Unicode-related documents record the purpose and process of defining specific characters in the Carian block:

Version Final code points[a] Count L2 ID WG2 ID Document
5.1 U+102A0..102D0 49 L2/00-128 Bunz, Carl-Martin (2000-03-01), Scripts from the Past in Future Versions of Unicode 
L2/00-153 Bunz, Carl-Martin (2000-04-26), Further comments on historic scripts 
L2/05-100 N2938 Everson, Michael (2005-04-27), Proposal for encoding the Carian script in the UCS 
L2/05-241 Everson, Michael (2005-08-31), Old Anatolian scripts 
L2/05-386 N3020R Everson, Michael (2006-01-12), Proposal to encode the Carian script in the SMP of the UCS 
  1. ^ Proposed code points and characters names may differ from final code points and names


  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 2016-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Enumerated Versions of The Unicode Standard". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 2016-07-09.