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Glyph for U+10E8
Source: Noto Sans Georgian

U+10E8 GEORGIAN LETTER SHIN

U+10E8 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+10A0 to U+10FF Georgian in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Lowercase Letter and is mainly used in the Georgian script. It is related to its uppercase variant Glyph for U+1CA8 Georgian Mtavruli Capital Letter Shin.

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. In text U+10E8 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:

Shini (asomtavruli Ⴘ, nuskhuri ⴘ, mkhedruli შ) is the 28th letter of the three Georgian scripts.

In the system of Georgian numerals it has a value of 900.

Shini commonly represents the voiceless palato-alveolar sibilant /ʃ/, like the pronunciation of ⟨sh⟩ in "shoe".

Representations

System Representation
4328
UTF-8 E1 83 A8
UTF-16 10 E8
UTF-32 00 00 10 E8
URL-Quoted %E1%83%A8
HTML-Escape შ
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake შ

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name GEORGIAN LETTER SHIN
Unicode 1 Name GEORGIAN SMALL LETTER SHIN
Block Georgian
General Category Lowercase Letter
Script Georgian
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+1CA8 Georgian Mtavruli Capital Letter Shin
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+1CA8 Georgian Mtavruli Capital Letter Shin
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
Case Folding Glyph for U+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
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+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
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+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
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 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+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
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+10E8 Georgian Letter Shin
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation R