Unicode Character "ꣿ" U+A8FF Devanagari Vowel Sign Ay

Unicode Version 15.1


The unicode character "ꣿ" at code point U+A8FF is Devanagari Vowel Sign Ay. It is a character in the Devanagari Extended block and is part of the Devanagari script. The character is a nonspacing mark. The UTF-8 encoding of "ꣿ" is 0xEA 0xA3 0xBF and the UTF-16 encoding is 0xA8FF.

General Properties

Code Point U+A8FF
Version Added 11.0
Name Devanagari Vowel Sign Ay
Block Devanagari Extended
General Category Nonspacing Mark
Canonical Combining Class Not Reordered
Bidirectional Class Nonspacing Mark


HTML Decimal Encoding ꣿ
HTML Hex Encoding ꣿ
UTF-8 Encoding 0xEA 0xA3 0xBF
UTF-16 Encoding 0xA8FF
UTF-32 Encoding 0x0000A8FF
C/C++/Java Escape \ua8ff

Unicode Properties

NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value NaN
Joining Type Transparent
Line Break Combining Mark
Case Ignorable Yes
Script Devanagari
Script Extensions Devanagari
Indic Syllabic Category Vowel Dependent
Indic Positional Category Top
ID Continue Yes
XID Continue Yes
Alphabetic Yes
Other Alphabetic Yes
Vertical Orientation Rotated
Grapheme Extend Yes
Grapheme Cluster Break Extend
Word Break Extend
Sentence Break Extend