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Glyph for U+122FB
Source: Noto Sans Cuneiform

U+122FB CUNEIFORM SIGN TAR

U+122FB was added to Unicode in version 5.0 (2006). It belongs to the block U+12000 to U+123FF Cuneiform in the U+10000 to U+1FFFF Supplementary Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Cuneiform 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. In text U+122FB 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 cuneiform qut sign, (also qud, aspirated 't', unaspirated 'd') sign is found in both the 14th century BC Amarna letters and the Epic of Gilgamesh. It is a multi-use sign with 9 syllabic/alphabetic uses in the Epic of Gilgamesh; in the Amarna letters it is extremely common in the prostration formula, typical first paragraph of a letter, saying typically: "7 and 7 times, I bow down" (to the Pharaoh, when addressed to the Pharaoh); a small group of Amarna letters are addressed to a different distinct personage in Egypt, under the Pharaoh.

In the Epic of Gilgamesh, the sign is used for many syllabic meanings, as well as two Sumerograms, as follows:

has
haαΉ£
kut
qud
qut
Ε‘el
Ε‘il
tar
αΉ­ar
SILA, "street Sumerogram"
TAR, for Goddess Ishtar's name, DIΕ .TAR

The usage numbers for the sign are as follows in the Epic: has-(2), haαΉ£-(7), kut-(6), qud-(8), qut-(27), Ε‘el-(1), Ε‘il-(4), tar-(16), αΉ­ar-(9), SILA-(3), for Akkadian language "sΕ«qu", 'street', TAR-(17), exclusively for IΕ‘tar's name.

Representations

System Representation
NΒΊ 74491
UTF-8 F0 92 8B BB
UTF-16 D8 08 DE FB
UTF-32 00 01 22 FB
URL-Quoted %F0%92%8B%BB
HTML-Escape 𒋻
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 𒋻

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age 5.0 (2006)
Unicode Name CUNEIFORM SIGN TAR
Unicode 1 Name β€”
Block Cuneiform
General Category Other Letter
Script Cuneiform
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Lowercase ✘
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Uppercase ✘
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Case Folding Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
ASCII Hex Digit ✘
Alphabetic βœ”
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+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base βœ”
Grapheme Extend ✘
Grapheme Link ✘
Hex Digit ✘
Hyphen ✘
ID Continue βœ”
ID Start βœ”
IDS Binary Operator ✘
IDS Trinary Operator and ✘
Ideographic ✘
Indic Mantra Category β€”
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name β€”
Join Control ✘
Logical Order Exception ✘
Math ✘
Noncharacter Code Point ✘
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
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 βœ”
XID Start βœ”
Expands On NFC ✘
Expands On NFD ✘
Expands On NFKC ✘
Expands On NFKD ✘
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Neutral
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment β€”
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+122FB Cuneiform Sign Tar
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation R