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Glyph for U+0038
Source: Noto Sans

U+0038 Digit Eight

U+0038 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+0000 to U+007F Basic Latin in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Decimal Number and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script. The codepoint has the Decimal value 8.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Narrow East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as European Number and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 24 other glyphs. In text U+0038 behaves as Numeric regarding line breaks. It has type Numeric for sentence and Numeric for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

This character is designated as an emoji. It will be rendered as monochrome character on conforming platforms. To enable colorful emoji display, you can combine it with Glyph for U+FE0F Variation Selector-16: 8️ See the Emojipedia for more details on this character’s emoji properties.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

8 (eight) is the natural number following 7 and preceding 9.


System Representation
UTF-8 38
UTF-16 00 38
UTF-32 00 00 00 38
URL-Quoted %38
HTML hex reference 8
AGL: Latin-1 eight
AGL: Latin-2 eight
AGL: Latin-3 eight
AGL: Latin-4 eight
AGL: Latin-5 eight
Adobe Glyph List eight
digraph 8

Related Characters



Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name DIGIT EIGHT
Unicode 1 Name
Block Basic Latin
General Category Decimal Number
Script Common
Bidirectional Category European Number
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Case Folding Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
ASCII Hex Digit
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
ID_Compat_Math_Continue 0
ID_Compat_Math_Start 0
InCB None
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Number
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKC_SCF Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Sentence Break Numeric
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Numeric
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Narrow
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Numeric
Numeric Type Decimal
Numeric Value 8
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+0038 Digit Eight
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation R