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U+264E, ♎
LIBRA

[U+264D]
Miscellaneous Symbols
[U+264F]

Translingual[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

The curve in the top stroke may vary from a capital Ω-shape to a small bump.

Etymology[edit]

A balance (pair of scales).

Symbol[edit]

♎︎

  1. (astrology) The symbol for the sign Libra
  2. (astronomy, rare) The symbol for the constellation Libra
  3. (alchemy, archaic) Symbol for sublimation
    Synonyms: 🝞, 🝠
  4. (rare) September[1]
(2): The 1833 US Nautical Almanac using the symbol ♎︎ for stars in the constellation of Libra, here 2 ξ ♎︎ (Xi2 Librae), γ ♎︎ (Gamma Librae), η ♎︎ (Eta Librae), θ ♎︎ (Theta Librae).
(2): The 1833 US Nautical Almanac using the symbol ♎︎ for stars in the constellation of Libra, here 2 ξ ♎︎ (Xi2 Librae), γ ♎︎ (Gamma Librae), η ♎︎ (Eta Librae), θ ♎︎ (Theta Librae).
Presentations of ♎︎
Text
style
Emoji
style
♎︎ ♎️
Note: Character's appearance
may be different on each system.
Text style is forced with ︎
and emoji style with ️


See also[edit]

Zodiac signs (translingual) (layout · text)
ariēs taurus geminī cancer
leō virgō lībra scorpiō
sagittārius capricornus aquārius piscēs

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rudolf Koch (1955 [1930]) The Book of Signs. Dover, p. 56