Technical information

Symbol
Namefullwidth pound sign
Unicode numberU+FFE1
CategoryPresently Currency Symbols

Encoding

HTML Entity£
HTML Entity (hex)£
URL Escape Code%EF%BF%A1
UTF-8 (hex)0xEF 0xBF 0xA1
UTF-8 (binary)11101111:10111111:10100001
UTF-160xFFE1
UTF-320x0000FFE1

Source Code

C, C++, and Java"\uFFE1"
CSS Code\FFE1
JavaScript"\uFFE1"
Perl\x{FFE1}
Python 2u"\uFFE1"
Python 3\uFFE1
Ruby\u{FFE1}

Preview

This Unicode character looks like this £ in sentence and in bold like this and in italic like this .

Font size:

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72px

CSS Property: font-weight

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HTML Forms and Input

input
Disabled input
input-group
select
button
button

Code examples in HTML and CSS

<span>&#65505;</span>

            
span {
    content: "\FFE1";
}

The symbol in different fonts

-apple-system
Apple Color Emoji
Arial
BlinkMacSystemFont
Courier New
Georgia
Droid Sans
Helvetica
Noto Sans
Oxygen
Roboto
"Segoe UI"
sans-serif
Segoe UI Emoji
Segoe UI Symbol
system-ui
Times New Roman
Ubuntu
Verdana

References