Black-Feathered North East Arrow ➶


Symbol Meaning

An arrow pointing up is a symbol of ascending towards the divine realm of heaven. It also refers to the feeling of overcoming obstacles, flying, and everything related to dynamics and transformation. All people and nations can recognize this symbol, so it's present in many cultures. In addition, it may be associated with the Hunger Games, since Katniss, the main character, was an archer, and she became the symbol of rebellion, determination, and revolution.

If you don't need an arrow as a symbol of determination, use this dingbat as a simple index sign. The shaded pen arrow pointing to the northeast sends the reader to the upper right corner of the page. It is able to graphically explain the direction of movement or wind. However, don't shy away from other arrows. Similar icons include ɴ, , .

The symbol “Black-Feathered North East Arrow” is included in the “Dingbat arrows” subblock of the “Dingbats” block and was approved as part of Unicode version 1.1 in 1993.

Text is also available in the following languages: Español; Русский;

Unicode Name Black-Feathered North East Arrow
Unicode Number
CSS Code
Plane 0: Basic Multilingual Plane
Unicode Block Dingbats
Unicode Subblock Dingbat arrows
Unicode Version 1.1 (1993)
Type of paired mirror bracket (bidi) None
Composition Exclusion No
Case change 27B6
Simple case change 27B6
Grapheme_Base +
scripts Common
Pattern_Syntax +
Encoding hex dec (bytes) dec binary
UTF-8 E2 9E B6 226 158 182 14851766 11100010 10011110 10110110
UTF-16BE 27 B6 39 182 10166 00100111 10110110
UTF-16LE B6 27 182 39 46631 10110110 00100111
UTF-32BE 00 00 27 B6 0 0 39 182 10166 00000000 00000000 00100111 10110110
UTF-32LE B6 27 00 00 182 39 0 0 3056009216 10110110 00100111 00000000 00000000

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