Thaana (Unicode block)

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Range U+0780..U+07BF
(64 code points)
Plane BMP
Scripts Thaana
Major alphabets Dhivehi
Assigned 50 code points
Unused 14 reserved code points
Unicode version history
3.0 49 (+49)
3.2 50 (+1)
Note: [1][2]

Thaana is a Unicode block containing characters for writing the Dhivehi and Arabic languages in the Maldives.

Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+078x ހ ށ ނ ރ ބ ޅ ކ އ ވ މ ފ ދ ތ ލ ގ ޏ
U+079x ސ ޑ ޒ ޓ ޔ ޕ ޖ ޗ ޘ ޙ ޚ ޛ ޜ ޝ ޞ ޟ
U+07Ax ޠ ޡ ޢ ޣ ޤ ޥ ަ ާ ި ީ ު ޫ ެ ޭ ޮ ޯ
U+07Bx ް ޱ
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 Thaana block:

Version Final code points[a] Count UTC ID L2 ID WG2 ID Document
3.0 U+0780..07B0 49 UTC/1991-100 McGowan, Rick (1991-10-25), Maldivian (Dihevi) block description and chart draft 
L2/97-036 N1519R Everson, Michael (1997-05-30), Proposal for encoding the Thaana script in ISO/IEC 10646 
L2/97-197 Jenkins, John; Everson, Michael (1997-05-30), Thaana proposal 
L2/98-161 N1699 Everson, Michael (1998-03-10), Thaana new code chart and name list 
3.2 U+07B1 1 L2/00-120 Nelson, Paul; Beam, Paul; Gadir, Mohamen Abdul (2000-04-07), Proposal to add characters for use with Thaana Script (Divehi language) 
L2/00-115R2 Moore, Lisa (2000-08-08), "83-M9,", Minutes Of UTC Meeting #83 
L2/00-328 N2264 Whistler, Ken (2000-09-19), Proposal for Encoding Thaana letter Naa in the BMP 
  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.