Unicode character information
Vulgar fraction one half
Displayed on your computer as: ½
(if the character is not rendered properly, you may not have the appropriate fonts)
- Fraction one half, vulgar
- Half, vulgar fraction one
- One half, vulgar fraction
- Vulgar fraction one half
Codepoint (decimal): 189
In unicode block: Latin-1 Supplement
Html entities:½ or ½ or ½
Character input:There is no universal input system for Unicode characters. But you can use the system specific input methods below.
|Windows:||Hold down Alt and press + on the numeric keyboard. Type: 00BD and release Alt. A registry key needs to be enabled for this to work. See Unicode input (wikipedia) for more details.|
|Linux:||Hold down Crtl and ⇧ Shift and type U00BD. Now press ↵ Enter and release Crtl and ⇧ Shift.|
Other Infos:General category: No (Other_Number): A numeric character of other type.
Bidirectional class is: ON (Other_Neutral): Most other symbols and punctuation marks.
Canocial combining class is: 0 (Not_Reordered): Spacing and enclosing marks; also many vowel and consonant signs, even if nonspacing.