U+2139 INFORMATION SOURCE

U+2139 was added to Unicode in version 3.0 (1999). It belongs to the block Letterlike Symbols in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Lowercase Letter and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script.

The glyph is a Font composition of the glyphs i. 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 57 other glyphs. In text U+2139 behaves as Alphabetic regarding line breaks. It has type Lower for sentence and ALetter for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

An information source is a source of information for somebody, i.e. anything that might inform a person about something or provide knowledge about it. Different types of questions require different sources of information. Information sources may be observations, people, speeches, documents, pictures, organizations, websites, etc. They may be primary sources, secondary sources, tertiary sources and so on.

Empiricism regards sense data as the ultimate information sources, while other epistemologies have different any thing or place from which something comes, arises, or is obtained; origin: Which foods are sources of calcium? 2. the beginning or place of origin of a stream or river. 3. a book, statement, person, etc., supplying 4. the person or business making interest or dividend payments. 5. a manufacturer or supplierviews (cf., source criticism). Types of information sources There are many school of thoughts about ideas on the types of information sources.

Representations

System Representation
8505
UTF-8 E2 84 B9
UTF-16 21 39
UTF-32 00 00 21 39
URL-Quoted %E2%84%B9
HTML-Escape ℹ
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ℹ

Related Characters

Confusables

  • i
  • ⍳
  • i
  • ı
  • ij
  • ɨ
  • ɩ
  • ɪ
  • ˛
  • ͺ
  • ι
  • ы
  • і
  • ӏ
  • Ꭵ
  • ᵻ
  • ᵼ
  • ι
  • ℹ
  • ⅈ
  • ⅰ
  • ⅱ
  • ⅲ
  • ⅳ
  • ⅵ
  • ⅶ
  • ⅷ
  • ⅸ
  • ⅺ
  • ⅻ
  • ⍳
  • ⍸
  • ⒤
  • ꙇ
  • fi
  • ffi
  • i
  • 𑣃
  • 𝐢
  • 𝑖
  • 𝒊
  • 𝒾
  • 𝓲
  • 𝔦
  • 𝕚
  • 𝖎
  • 𝗂
  • 𝗶
  • 𝘪
  • 𝙞
  • 𝚒
  • 𝚤
  • 𝛊
  • 𝜄
  • 𝜾
  • 𝝸
  • 𝞲

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 3.0
Unicode Name (na) INFORMATION SOURCE
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) Letterlike_Symbols
General Category (gc) Lowercase Letter
Script (sc) Common
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) Font
Decomposition Mapping (dm) i
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) ℹ
Lowercase Mapping (lc) ℹ
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) ℹ
Uppercase Mapping (uc) ℹ
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) ℹ
Titlecase Mapping (tc) ℹ
Case Folding (cf) ℹ
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) ℹ
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) ℹ
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) Alphabetic
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) i
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) No
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) No
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) Lower
Simple Case Folding (scf) ℹ
Script Extension (scx) Common
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) ALetter
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)