Heavy Single Turned Comma Quotation Mark Ornament ❛


Symbol Meaning

Heavy turned comma U+275B is most often seen in riddles and rebuses. This icon is put before the image or next to it, so that you understand the position and the number of the hidden letters. Visually symbol U+275B resembles a “six” with its center painted black.

To denote commas and beats, Unicode offers us a huge variety of icons similar to this one. For example, two turned upper commas , bold in design, and a double comma delicately rendered. Such upper commas are called quotation marks.

The symbol “Heavy Single Turned Comma Quotation Mark Ornament” is included in the “Punctuation mark ornaments” subblock of the “Dingbats” block and was approved as part of Unicode version 1.1 in 1993.

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Unicode Name Heavy Single Turned Comma Quotation Mark Ornament
Unicode Number
CSS Code
Unicode Block Dingbats
Unicode Subblock Punctuation mark ornaments
Unicode Version 1.1 (1993)
Version 1.1
Block Dingbats
Type of paired mirror bracket (bidi) None
Composition Exclusion No
Case change 275B
Simple case change 275B
Grapheme_Base +
age 1.1
scripts Common
Encoding hex dec (bytes) dec binary
UTF-8 E2 9D 9B 226 157 155 14851483 11100010 10011101 10011011
UTF-16BE 27 5B 39 91 10075 00100111 01011011
UTF-16LE 5B 27 91 39 23335 01011011 00100111
UTF-32BE 00 00 27 5B 0 0 39 91 10075 00000000 00000000 00100111 01011011
UTF-32LE 5B 27 00 00 91 39 0 0 1529282560 01011011 00100111 00000000 00000000

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