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Using UTF-8 chars with `write` message program

when I use the write program to send messages, how can I use UTF-8 chars? I send: write user2 Ehilà! Com'è? But receiver gets: Message from user1@samehost on pts/1 at 21:08 ... EhilM-CM- ! ...
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How can I type Unicode characters into KDE's Konsole terminal from a Gnome desktop?

I use Ubuntu.. In 'gnome-terminal', I can type Unicode Codepoints by first typing Ctrl-Shift-u followed by the Codepoint hex value, eg. C-S-u 2468 produces ⑨ konsole, my preferred terminal, does ...