Vedic Extensions

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Vedic Extensions
(48 code points)
ScriptsCommon (16 char.)
Inherited (27 char.)
Symbol setsVedic tone marks and signs
Assigned43 code points
Unused5 reserved code points
Unicode version history
5.2 (2009)35 (+35)
6.1 (2012)39 (+4)
7.0 (2014)41 (+2)
10.0 (2017)42 (+1)
12.0 (2019)43 (+1)
Note: [1][2]

Vedic Extensions is a Unicode block containing characters for representing tones and other vedic symbols in Devanagari and other Indic scripts. Related symbols (also used in many scripts to represent vedic accents) are defined in two other blocks: Devanagari (U+0900–U+097F) and Devanagari Extended (U+A8E0–U+A8FF).


Vedic Extensions[1][2]
Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+1CFx  ᳵ   ᳶ 
1.^ As of Unicode version 14.0
2.^ Grey areas indicate non-assigned code points


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

See also[edit]


  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.