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Glyph for U+3003
Source: Noto CJK

U+3003 Ditto Mark

U+3003 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+3000 to U+303F CJK Symbols and Punctuation in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Punctuation and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script. It is also used in the scripts Bopomofo, Hangul, Han, Hiragana, Katakana.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Other Neutral and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+3003 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

The ditto mark is a shorthand sign, used mostly in hand-written text, indicating that the words or figures above it are to be repeated.

The mark is made using 'a pair of apostrophes'; 'a pair of marks " used underneath a word'; the symbol " (quotation mark); or the symbol ” (right double quotation mark).

In the following example, the second line reads "Blue pens, box of twenty".

Black pens, box of twenty ... $2.10 Blue " " " " ... $2.35


System Representation
UTF-8 E3 80 83
UTF-16 30 03
UTF-32 00 00 30 03
URL-Quoted %E3%80%83
HTML hex reference 〃
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 〃
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) A1 A8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) A1 B7
Adobe Glyph List dittomark
digraph +"

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name DITTO MARK
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Symbols and Punctuation
General Category Other Punctuation
Script Common
Bidirectional Category Other Neutral
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Case Folding Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
ASCII Hex Digit
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
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
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
Sentence Break Other
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+3003 Ditto Mark
Script Extension Bopomofo Hangul Han Hiragana Katakana
Vertical Orientation U