Dingbat Negative Circled Sans-Serif Digit Six

Symbol Meaning

One of the ways to make a number more prominent is to place it on a contrasting background. That's what the creators of Unicode did — they implemented this very icon called “Negative Circled Sans-Serif Digit Six”. The white number six looks bright and impressive, while its design remains simple, and it will look appropriate in almost any text. Use it for writing down important dates and numbers, plus you can complement it with other similar icons: , and so on.

From a geometric point of view, number 6 traditionally corresponds to a six-pointed star . Numerologists and mystics believe that six is controlled by Venus, and it represents the sense of beauty, love, harmony, and emotions.

The symbol “Dingbat Negative Circled Sans-Serif Digit Six” is included in the “Dingbat circled digits” Subblock of the “Dingbats” Block and was approved as part of Unicode version 1.1 in 1993.

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Unicode Name Dingbat Negative Circled Sans-Serif Digit Six
Unicode Number
CSS Code
Unicode Blocks Dingbats
Unicode Subblock Dingbat circled digits
Unicode Version 1.1 (1993)
Version 1.1
Block Dingbats
Type of paired mirror bracket (bidi) None
Composition Exclusion No
Case change 278F
Simple case change 278F
Encoding hex dec (bytes) dec binary
UTF-8 E2 9E 8F 226 158 143 14851727 11100010 10011110 10001111
UTF-16BE 27 8F 39 143 10127 00100111 10001111
UTF-16LE 8F 27 143 39 36647 10001111 00100111
UTF-32BE 00 00 27 8F 0 0 39 143 10127 00000000 00000000 00100111 10001111
UTF-32LE 8F 27 00 00 143 39 0 0 2401697792 10001111 00100111 00000000 00000000

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