Unicode Character 'ASTERISK' (U+002A)

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Unicode Data
Name ASTERISK
Block Basic Latin
Category Punctuation, Other [Po]
Combine 0
BIDI Other Neutrals [ON]
Mirror N
Index entries star
ASTERISK
Comments star (on phone keypads)
See Also arabic five pointed star U+066D
low asterisk U+204E
asterisk operator U+2217
sextile U+26B9
heavy asterisk U+2731
Version Unicode 1.1.0 (June, 1993)
Encodings
HTML Entity (decimal) *
HTML Entity (hex) *
How to type in Microsoft Windows Alt +002A
Alt 042
Alt 42
UTF-8 (hex) 0x2A (2a)
UTF-8 (binary) 00101010
UTF-16 (hex) 0x002A (002a)
UTF-16 (decimal) 42
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000002A (002A)
UTF-32 (decimal) 42
C/C++/Java source code "\u002A"
Python source code u"\u002A"
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Java Data
string.toUpperCase() *
string.toLowerCase() *
Character.UnicodeBlock BASIC_LATIN
Character.charCount() 1
Character.getDirectionality() DIRECTIONALITY_OTHER_NEUTRALS [13]
Character.getNumericValue() -1
Character.getType() 24
Character.isDefined() Yes
Character.isDigit() No
Character.isIdentifierIgnorable() No
Character.isISOControl() No
Character.isJavaIdentifierPart() No
Character.isJavaIdentifierStart() No
Character.isLetter() No
Character.isLetterOrDigit() No
Character.isLowerCase() No
Character.isMirrored() No
Character.isSpaceChar() No
Character.isSupplementaryCodePoint() No
Character.isTitleCase() No
Character.isUnicodeIdentifierPart() No
Character.isUnicodeIdentifierStart() No
Character.isUpperCase() No
Character.isValidCodePoint() Yes
Character.isWhitespace() No