Insert the Black Chess Queen ♛ into Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Outlook. Both in Office for Windows and Office for Mac.
Black Chess King ♛ symbol is useful for users that want to represent the chess piece as a symbol, rather than an image. Or just a generic crown icon.
How Black Chess Queen ♛ looks in different fonts.
Examples of how Black Chess Queen ♛ looks in common Office fonts.
Black Chess Queen ♛ codes
These are the important code numbers or values you’ll need to enter the Black Chess Queen or ♛
Decimal: 9819 Hex: 265B
Web: ♛ or ♛
(web codes aren’t used in Microsoft Office, we’ve included them for the sake of completeness.)
Word and Outlook
The Black Chess Queen ♛ sign does NOT have an inbuilt shortcut in Word.
Use the standard Word Alt + X symbol shortcut 265B + Alt + X
Once in a document you can copy it to AutoCorrect and make your own shortcut.
Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Insert | Symbols | Symbol and look for the Black Chess Queen symbol.
In Windows there are several shortcuts to enter the Black Chess Queen ♛ character into any program, but they use a numeric keypad, not the number row above the letters.
Alt + 9819
Window 11 Emoji Panel
The Windows 11 Emoji Panel does not have the Black Chess Queen ♛.
Windows Character Map
The Windows Character Map accessory in all Windows releases
Character Map has a search feature, something missing from the Insert | Symbol in Office.
MacOS and Office for Mac inserting characters
On a Mac, to enter the Black Chess Queen ♛ symbol:
- Command + Control + Spacebar shortcut to open the Character Viewer.
- Search for “Chess Queen “ and the Viewer should find the symbol you need.
Despite the name Character Viewer, the Apple system tool will also insert characters into any program, including Office for Mac.