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Currency Symbols

U+20A0 – U+20CF   (8352–8399)

Characters 8355, 8356, 8359 and 8364 are present in Microsoft’s WGL4 character set. Character 8364 provides a Unicode equivalent for one of the characters in Apple’s MacRoman character set, and also in the latest version of Monotype’s Symbol font.

The characters that appear in the “Character” columns of the following table depend on the browser that you are using, the fonts installed on your computer, and the browser options you have chosen that determine the fonts used to display particular character sets, encodings or languages. The entries in the “Entity” column are character entity references that can be used in HTML pages.

You can find some or all of the characters in this range in the Windows Unicode fonts Alexander, Alfios, Anaktoria, Arev Sans, Arial, Arial Unicode MS, Aroania, Atavyros, Avdira, Cardo, Caslon, Charis SIL, Chrysanthi Unicode, Code2000, Courier MonoThai, Courier New, DejaVu Sans, DejaVu Sans Condensed, DejaVu Sans Mono, Doulos SIL, EversonMono, Fixedsys Excelsior, Free Idg Serif, Free Monospaced, Free Sans, Free Serif, Garava, Gentium, GentiumAlt, GFS Bodoni, GFS Didot, GFS Neohellenic, Gulim Che, HAN NOM A, HAN NOM B, Hindsight Unicode, jGaramond, Kliment Std, Kochi Gothic, Kochi Mincho, Linux Biolinum O, Linux Libertine O, Lucida Grande, Lucida Sans, Lucida Sans Unicode, Malgun Gothic, Marin, MD King KhammuRabi, MgOldTimes UC Pol, MgOpen Canonica, Microsoft Sans Serif, MingLiU, MingLiU_HKSCS, Minion Pro, Monospace, MPH 2B Damase, MS Gothic, MS Mincho, MS PGothic, MS PMincho, MS UI Gothic, OpenSymbol, PakType Naqsh, Palatino Linotype, ParabaikSans, PMingLiU, Quivira, RomanCyrillic Std, Roman Unicode, Rupakara, Sazanami Mincho, Segoe UI, SImPL, sixpack, StarSymbol, Sun-ExtA, Symbola, Tahoma, Times New Roman, TITUS Cyberbit Basic, UniBurma, Verajja, Verdana, Vusillus Old Face, XTashi, YOzFontN and Zawgyi-One; in the Macintosh OS 9 Unicode fonts Apple Chancery, Capitals, Charcoal, Chicago, Gadget, Hoefler Text, Sand, Skia, Tahoma, Techno and Textile; in the Macintosh OS X Unicode fonts Apple Symbols, Arial, Charcoal, Gentium, GentiumAlt, Lucida Grande, MS Gothic, MS Mincho, MS PGothic, MS PMincho, PMingLiU, Sand and Times New Roman; and in the Unix Unicode font Caslon.

To see exactly which characters are included in a particular font, you can use a utility such as Andrew West’s BabelMap, Apple’s TrueEdit, or WunderMoosen’s FontChecker.

If you are not familiar with the characters, you can check the characters displayed here with the graphical display at http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U20A0.pdf.

Character
(decimal)
DecimalCharacter
(hex)
HexEntityName
835220A0 EURO-CURRENCY SIGN   (see 8364 for euro)
835320A1 COLON SIGN
835420A2 CRUZEIRO SIGN
835520A3 FRENCH FRANC SIGN   (present in WGL4)
835620A4 LIRA SIGN   (present in WGL4)   [pound sign is £ (£)]
835720A5 MILL SIGN
835820A6 NAIRA SIGN
835920A7 PESETA SIGN   (present in WGL4)
836020A8 RUPEE SIGN
836120A9 WON SIGN
836220AA NEW SHEQEL SIGN
836320AB DONG SIGN
836420AC€EURO SIGN   (present in WGL4, ANSI and MacRoman, and in Symbol font)
836520AD KIP SIGN
836620AE TUGRIK SIGN
836720AF DRACHMA SIGN
836820B0 GERMAN PENNY SYMBOL
836920B1 PESO SIGN
837020B2 GUARANI SIGN
837120B3 AUSTRAL SIGN
837220B4 HRYVNIA SIGN
837320B5 CEDI SIGN
837420B6 LIVRE TOURNOIS SIGN
837520B7 SPESMILO SIGN
837620B8 TENGE SIGN
837720B9 INDIAN RUPEE SIGN

The following currency symbols are not in the Currency Symbols range:

Character
(decimal)
DecimalCharacter
(hex)
HexEntityName
$36$0024 DOLLAR SIGN   (present in WGL4, ANSI and MacRoman)
¢162¢00A2¢CENT SIGN   (present in WGL4, ANSI and MacRoman)
£163£00A3£POUND SIGN   (present in WGL4, ANSI and MacRoman)   [lira sign is ₤ (₤)]
¤164¤00A4¤CURRENCY SIGN   (present in WGL4 and ANSI)
¥165¥00A5¥YEN SIGN   (present in WGL4, ANSI and MacRoman)
ƒ402ƒ0192ƒLATIN SMALL LETTER F WITH HOOK   (known as Florin or Guilder in Symbol font; present in WGL4, ANSI and MacRoman)
֏1423֏058F ARMENIAN DRAM SIGN
254609F2 BENGALI RUPEE MARK
254709F3 BENGALI RUPEE SIGN
28010AF1 GUJARATI RUPEE SIGN
30650BF9 TAMIL RUPEE SIGN
฿3647฿0E3F THAI CURRENCY SYMBOL BAHT
610717DB KHMER CURRENCY SYMBOL RIEL
131363350 SQUARE YUAN
208035143 [Yuan, in China]
208705186 [Yen]
222785706 [Yen/Yuan variant]
22286570E [Yen/Yuan variant]
222915713 [Yuan, in Hong Kong and Taiwan ]
22300571C [Yen/Yuan variant]
43064A838 NORTH INDIC RUPEE MARK
50896C6D0 [Won]
65020FDFC RIAL SIGN
65284FF04 FULLWIDTH DOLLAR SIGN
65504FFE0 FULLWIDTH CENT SIGN
65505FFE1 FULLWIDTH POUND SIGN
65509FFE5 FULLWIDTH YEN SIGN
65510FFE6 FULLWIDTH WON SIGN
💲128178💲1F4B2 HEAVY DOLLAR SIGN

Copyright © 1999–2013 Alan Wood

The hexadecimal numbers and the character names in the above table are taken from the Unicode 6.1.0 Character Database, Copyright © 1991–2012 Unicode, Inc., as contained in UnicodeData.txt on the Unicode Web site (http://www.unicode.org/Public/UNIDATA/) in January 2012.

Created 3rd February 1999 – Last updated 23rd October 2013

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