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HOW TO WRITE/TYPE Playing card symbol/emojis on keyboard

May 17,2019 in Keyboard Shortcuts | 0 Comments

Playing cards is one of the most popular entertainment all over the world. Though different countries follow different styles, 52 card deck is the most common format. You can easily insert any of the card symbols in different suits using keyboard shortcuts. Here is a complete list of alt code shortcuts for playing cards to insert the symbols on Windows, Mac, and HTML documents.

Playing Cards Details

The standard 52 card deck has the following items:

  • Four suits – diamonds (♦), spades (♠), clubs (♣) and hearts (♥). Usually, hearts and diamonds are in red color while clubs and spades are in black.
  • 13 cards per each suit.
  • 3 face cards – Jack, Queen, and King
  • 10 pip cards – Ace, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10.

A deck can additionally have two to four joker in a deck. In tarot version, each suit has 14 cards. One additional knight card is ranked between Queen and King.

Alt Code Shortcuts for Playing Cards

Playing cards is part of Unicode point range 1F0A0-1F0FF containing a total of 96 symbols. However, some of the symbols are not compatible to work on the documents. We have removed the incompatible symbols and consolidated the below table with the shortcuts for all playing cards symbols. The first column is a decimal code and the second column is a hex code.

Card Symbol Name Alt + Code Alt + X
🂠 Backside Of Card 127136 1F0A0
🂡 Ace Spades 127137 1F0A1
🂢 Two Spades 127138 1F0A2
🂣 Three Spades 127139 1F0A3
🂤 Four Spades 127140 1F0A4
🂥 Five Spades 127141 1F0A5
🂦 Six Spades 127142 1F0A6
🂧 Seven Spades 127143 1F0A7
🂨 Eight Spades 127144 1F0A8
🂩 Nine Spades 127145 1F0A9
🂪 Ten Spades 127146 1F0AA
🂫 Jack Spades 127147 1F0AB
🂬 Knight Spades 127148 1F0AC
🂭 Queen Spades 127149 1F0AD
🂮 King Spades 127150 1F0AE
🂱 Ace Hearts 127153 1F0B1
🂲 Two Hearts 127154 1F0B2
🂳 Three Hearts 127155 1F0B3
🂴 Four Hearts 127156 1F0B4
🂵 Five Hearts 127157 1F0B5
🂶 Six Hearts 127158 1F0B6
🂷 Seven Hearts 127159 1F0B7
🂸 Eight Hearts 127160 1F0B8
🂹 Nine Hearts 127161 1F0B9
🂺 Ten Hearts 127162 1F0BA
🂻 Jack Hearts 127163 1F0BB
🂼 Knight Hearts 127164 1F0BC
🂽 Queen Hearts 127165 1F0BD
🂾 King Hearts 127166 1F0BE
🃁 Ace Diamonds 127169 1F0C1
🃂 Two Diamonds 127170 1F0C2
🃃 Three Diamonds 127171 1F0C3
🃄 Four Diamonds 127172 1F0C4
🃅 Five Diamonds 127173 1F0C5
🃆 Six Diamonds 127174 1F0C6
🃇 Seven Diamonds 127175 1F0C7
🃈 Eight Diamonds 127176 1F0C8
🃉 Nine Diamonds 127177 1F0C9
🃊 Ten Diamonds 127178 1F0CA
🃋 Jack Diamonds 127179 1F0CB
🃌 Knight Diamonds 127180 1F0CC
🃍 Queen Diamonds 127181 1F0CD
🃎 King Diamonds 127182 1F0CE
🃏 Black Joker 127183 1F0CF
🃑 Ace Clubs 127185 1F0D1
🃒 Two Clubs 127186 1F0D2
🃓 Three Clubs 127187 1F0D3
🃔 Four Clubs 127188 1F0D4
🃕 Five Clubs 127189 1F0D5
🃖 Six Clubs 127190 1F0D6
🃗 Seven Clubs 127191 1F0D7
🃘 Eight Clubs 127192 1F0D8
🃙 Nine Clubs 127193 1F0D9
🃚 Ten Clubs 127194 1F0DA
🃛 Jack Clubs 127195 1F0DB
🃜 Knight Clubs 127196 1F0DC
🃝 Queen Clubs 127197 1F0DD
🃞 King Clubs 127198 1F0DE
🃟 White Joker 127199 1F0DF
Spade Dark 9824 2660
Hearts Light 9825 2661
Spades Light 9826 2662
Clubs Dark 9827 2663
Spades Light 9828 2664
Hearts Dark 9829 2665
Diamond Dark 9830 2666
Clubs Light 9831 2667
Hearts Dark 10084 2764

How to add a playing card symbol on Mac?

  • On Mac documents like pages and keynote, press the option key and the hexadecimal number in the second column of the above table. For example, option + 2667 will produce clubs light card symbol like ♧. However, you should change the input method to unicode hex input and can only use four-digit hex codes in this method.
  • If you want to insert other symbols with five digits hex code, press “Control + Command + Space bar” keys. This will open the character viewer app and you can search for all playing card symbols in this app to insert on your documents.

How to Insert on Windows?

  • You can hold the alt key and press the numbers using numeric keypad. For example, Alt + 127147 will make the Jack of Spades symbol like 🂫.
  • Alternatively, enter the hexadecimal code and then press alt + x keys in Microsoft Word documents. For example, 1F0C7 + Alt + X will produce seven of diamonds card like 🃇.
  • Windows 10 also has an emoji keyboard to insert the joker emoji symbol. Press “Win + ;” keys to open the emoji keyboard. Search for joker symbol and insert it on your documents.

How to Insert on HTML Documents?

  • There are two ways to insert the card symbols on HTML web pages. The first is to use the decimal code in the format &# 127182, and the second is to use hex code in the format &#x 1F0D3; (use without any space).
  • On CSS and JavaScript documents, use the hex code in the formats \1F0CD and \u1F0CD respectively.

 

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