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Glyph for U+0703
Source: Noto Sans Syriac

U+0703 SYRIAC SUPRALINEAR COLON

U+0703 was added to Unicode in version 3.0 (1999). It belongs to the block U+0700 to U+074F Syriac in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Punctuation and is mainly used in the Syriac script.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Neutral East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Arabic Letter and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+0703 behaves as Alphabetic regarding line breaks. It has type Other for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

The colon : is a punctuation mark consisting of two equally sized dots aligned vertically. A colon often precedes an explanation, a list, or a quoted sentence. It is also used between hours and minutes in time, between certain elements in medical journal citations, chapter and verse in Bible citations, and, in the US, for salutations in business letters and other formal letter writing.

Representations

System Representation
1795
UTF-8 DC 83
UTF-16 07 03
UTF-32 00 00 07 03
URL-Quoted %DC%83
HTML-Escape ܃
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ܃

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 3.0 (1999)
Unicode Name SYRIAC SUPRALINEAR COLON
Unicode 1 Name
Block Syriac
General Category Other Punctuation
Script Syriac
Bidirectional Category Arabic Letter
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Case Folding Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
Cased
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Full Composition Exclusion
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Dash
Deprecated
Default Ignorable Code Point
Diacritic
East Asian Width Neutral
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji
Emoji Presentation
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
Hyphen
ID Continue
Ideographic
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Join Control
Jamo Short Name
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Alphabetic
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Quotation Mark
Radical
Regional Indicator
Sentence Break Other
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+0703 Syriac Supralinear Colon
Script Extension
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Vertical Orientation R
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD