Home U+2000 to U+206F General Punctuation
Glyph for U+2000
Source: Noto Sans

U+2000 En Quad

U+2000 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+2000 to U+206F General Punctuation in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Space Separator and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script.

The glyph is a Canonical composition of the glyph Glyph for U+2002 En Space. It has a Neutral East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as White Space and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+2000 behaves as Break After regarding line breaks. It has type Space for sentence and WSegSpace for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E2 80 80
UTF-16 20 00
UTF-32 00 00 20 00
URL-Quoted %E2%80%80
HTML hex reference  
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake  

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name EN QUAD
Unicode 1 Name
Block General Punctuation
General Category Space Separator
Script Common
Bidirectional Category White Space
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type Canonical
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+2002 En Space
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Case Folding Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
ASCII Hex Digit
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check No
NFD Quick Check No
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+0020 Space
NFKC Quick Check No
NFKD Quick Check No
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Sentence Break Space
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break WSegSpace
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Neutral
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Break After
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+2000 En Quad
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation R