U+2195 UP DOWN ARROW

U+2195 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block Arrows in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Symbol and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Ambiguous East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Other Neutral and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 3 other glyphs. In text U+2195 behaves as Ambiguous regarding line breaks. It has type Other for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Vertical may refer to:

  • Vertical direction, the direction aligned with the direction of the force of gravity, as materialized with a plumb line
  • Vertical (angles), a pair of angles sharing the same vertex and bounded by the same pair of lines but are opposite to each other
  • Vertical (company), a publishing company based in New York City
  • Vertical (music), a musical interval where the two notes sound simultaneously
  • Vertical Inc, a Japanese novel and manga company founded in 2001 by Hiroki Sakai
  • Vertical market, a group of similar businesses and customers which engage in trade based on specific and specialized needs
  • Vertical (novel), a 2010 novel by Rex Pickett written as a sequel to Sideways
  • Vertical, a 1967 Soviet movie starring Vladimir Vysotsky
  • "Vertical", a type of wine tasting in which different vintages of the same wine type from the same winery are tasted

Representations

System Representation
8597
UTF-8 E2 86 95
UTF-16 21 95
UTF-32 00 00 21 95
URL-Quoted %E2%86%95
HTML-Escape ↕
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ↕
HTML-Escape ↕
HTML-Escape ↕
HTML-Escape ↕
digraph UD
LaTeX \updownarrow
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) A2 D5

Related Characters

Confusables

  • ᛨ
  • ᛨ
  • ↕

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) UP DOWN ARROW
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) Arrows
General Category (gc) Other Symbol
Script (sc) Common
Bidirectional Category (bc) Other Neutral
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) ↕
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) ↕
Lowercase Mapping (lc) ↕
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) ↕
Uppercase Mapping (uc) ↕
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) ↕
Titlecase Mapping (tc) ↕
Case Folding (cf) ↕
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) ↕
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Ambiguous
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) ↕
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
InMC (InMC)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
Line Break (lb) Ambiguous
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) ↕
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) Other
Simple Case Folding (scf) ↕
Script Extension (scx) Common
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)