U+201E DOUBLE LOW-9 QUOTATION MARK

U+201E was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block General Punctuation in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Open Punctuation and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script. The character is also known as low double comma quotation mark.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Neutral East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Other Neutral and is not mirrored. In text U+201E behaves as Open Punctuation regarding line breaks. It has type Close for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Quotation marks, also called quotes, quote marks, quotemarks, speech marks and inverted commas, are punctuation marks used in pairs in various writing systems to set off direct speech, a quotation, or a phrase. The pair consists of an opening quotation mark and a closing quotation mark, which may or may not be the same character.

Quotation marks have a variety of forms in different languages and in different media.

Representations

System Representation
8222
UTF-8 E2 80 9E
UTF-16 20 1E
UTF-32 00 00 20 1E
URL-Quoted %E2%80%9E
HTML-Escape „
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake „
HTML-Escape „
HTML-Escape „
digraph :9
alias low double comma quotation mark
LaTeX ,,
Encoding: ISO-8859-13 (hex bytes) A5
Encoding: ISO-8859-16 (hex bytes) A5
Encoding: MACINTOSH (hex bytes) E3
Encoding: WINDOWS-1250 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1251 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1252 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1253 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1254 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1255 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1256 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1257 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: WINDOWS-1258 (hex bytes) 84
Encoding: X-MAC-CYRILLIC (hex bytes) D7

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) DOUBLE LOW-9 QUOTATION MARK
Unicode 1 Name (na1) LOW DOUBLE COMMA QUOTATION MARK
Block (blk) Punctuation
General Category (gc) Open Punctuation
Script (sc) Common
Bidirectional Category (bc) Other Neutral
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) „
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) „
Lowercase Mapping (lc) „
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) „
Uppercase Mapping (uc) „
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) „
Titlecase Mapping (tc) „
Case Folding (cf) „
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) „
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Neutral
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) „
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
InMC (InMC)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
Line Break (lb) Open Punctuation
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) „
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) Close
Simple Case Folding (scf) „
Script Extension (scx) Common
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)