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Glyph for U+0A85
Source: Noto Sans Gujarati

U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A

U+0A85 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+0A80 to U+0AFF Gujarati in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Gujarati script.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Neutral East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 7 other glyphs. In text U+0A85 behaves as Alphabetic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Alphabetic Letter for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

The Gujarati script (ગુજરાતી લિપિ, transliterated: Gujǎrātī Lipi) is an abugida for the Gujarati language, Kutchi language, and various other languages. It is one of the official scripts of the Indian Republic. It is a variant of the Devanagari script differentiated by the loss of the characteristic horizontal line running above the letters and by a number of modifications to some characters.

Gujarati numerical digits are also different from their Devanagari counterparts.

Representations

System Representation
2693
UTF-8 E0 AA 85
UTF-16 0A 85
UTF-32 00 00 0A 85
URL-Quoted %E0%AA%85
HTML hex reference અ
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake અ
Adobe Glyph List agujarati

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name GUJARATI LETTER A
Unicode 1 Name
Block Gujarati
General Category Other Letter
Script Gujarati
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Case Folding Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
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+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
IDSU 0
ID_Compat_Math_Continue 0
ID_Compat_Math_Start 0
Ideographic
InCB None
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Vowel_Independent
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+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKC_SCF Glyph for U+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
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 Other Letter
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+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Neutral
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+0A85 Gujarati Letter A
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation R