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Glyph for U+0055
Source: Noto Sans

U+0055 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U

U+0055 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 Uppercase Letter and is mainly used in the Latin script. It is related to its lowercase variant Glyph for U+0075 Latin Small Letter U.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Narrow East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 29 other glyphs. In text U+0055 behaves as Alphabetic regarding line breaks. It has type Upper for sentence and Alphabetic Letter for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

U, or u, is the twenty-first and sixth-to-last letter of the ISO basic Latin alphabet and usually considered the fifth vowel letter of the modern English alphabet. Its name in English is u (pronounced ), plural ues.

Representations

System Representation
85
UTF-8 55
UTF-16 00 55
UTF-32 00 00 00 55
URL-Quoted %55
HTML-Escape U
AGL: Latin-1 U
AGL: Latin-2 U
AGL: Latin-3 U
AGL: Latin-4 U
AGL: Latin-5 U
Adobe Glyph List U
digraph U

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name LATIN CAPITAL LETTER U
Unicode 1 Name
Block Basic Latin
General Category Uppercase Letter
Script Latin
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0075 Latin Small Letter U
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0075 Latin Small Letter U
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
Case Folding Glyph for U+0075 Latin Small Letter U
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
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
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+0075 Latin Small Letter U
NFKC Quick Check Yes
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
Radical
Sentence Break Upper
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Alphabetic Letter
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+0055 Latin Capital Letter U
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 Alphabetic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+0075 Latin Small Letter U
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation R