Unicode Character 'LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK' (U+00AB)

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Unicode Data
Name LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK
Block Latin-1 Supplement
Category Punctuation, Initial quote (may behave like Ps or Pe depending on usage) [Pi]
Combine 0
BIDI Other Neutrals [ON]
Mirror Y
Old name LEFT POINTING GUILLEMET
Index entries guillemet, left pointing
ANGLE QUOTATION MARK, LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE
QUOTATION MARK, LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE
chevrons
left pointing guillemet
DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK, LEFT-POINTING
LEFT-POINTING DOUBLE ANGLE QUOTATION MARK
Comments left guillemet
chevrons (in typography)
usually opening, sometimes closing
See Also much less-than U+226A
left double angle bracket U+300A
Version Unicode 1.1.0 (June, 1993)
Encodings
HTML Entity (decimal) «
HTML Entity (hex) «
HTML Entity (named) «
How to type in Microsoft Windows Alt +00AB
Alt 0171
Alt 174
UTF-8 (hex) 0xC2 0xAB (c2ab)
UTF-8 (binary) 11000010:10101011
UTF-16 (hex) 0x00AB (00ab)
UTF-16 (decimal) 171
UTF-32 (hex) 0x000000AB (00AB)
UTF-32 (decimal) 171
C/C++/Java source code "\u00AB"
Python source code u"\u00AB"
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Java Data
string.toUpperCase() «
string.toLowerCase() «
Character.UnicodeBlock LATIN_1_SUPPLEMENT
Character.charCount() 1
Character.getDirectionality() DIRECTIONALITY_OTHER_NEUTRALS [13]
Character.getNumericValue() -1
Character.getType() 29
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() Yes
Character.isSpaceChar() No
Character.isSupplementaryCodePoint() No
Character.isTitleCase() No
Character.isUnicodeIdentifierPart() No
Character.isUnicodeIdentifierStart() No
Character.isUpperCase() No
Character.isValidCodePoint() Yes
Character.isWhitespace() No