U+4E2B was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as forked; bifurcation. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is y.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+4E2B behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E4 B8 AB
UTF-16 4E 2B
UTF-32 00 00 4E 2B
URL-Quoted %E4%B8%AB
HTML-Escape 丫
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 丫
Pīnyīn y
IRG_GSource G0-513E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-2126
IRG_KPSource KP1-342
IRG_KSource K1-6622
IRG_TSource T1-4439
IRG_VSource V1-4A3
BigFive A458
CCCII 213033
CNS1986 1-4439
CNS1992 1-4439
EACC 283B22
GB0 4930
GB1 4930
JIS0213 2,01,06
Jis1 1610
KPS1 3423
KSC1 7002
MainlandTelegraph 0021
TaiwanTelegraph 0021
Xerox 265:160


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 丫
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 丫
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 丫
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 丫
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 丫
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 丫
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 丫
Case Folding (cf) 丫
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 丫
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) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 丫
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)
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
kIICore (kIICore) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-513E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2126
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-342
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6622
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4439
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0158.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00071
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10028.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0079.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) A458
kCangjie (kCangjie) CL
kCantonese (kCantonese) aa1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213033
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 37.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4439
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4439
kCowles (kCowles) 2 2974 2976
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0158.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) forked; bifurcation
kEACC (kEACC) 283B22
kFenn (kFenn) 111E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 612.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8020.0 8020.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 4930
kGB1 (kGB1) 4930
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10028.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yā(56)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10028.060:yā
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0019
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HUTAMATA AGEMAKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) A
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,01,06
kJis1 (kJis1) 1610
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0079.010
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 207
kKorean (kKorean) A
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3423
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7002
kLau (kLau) 1
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0021
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7213
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1 1996d 1997
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00071
kNelson (kNelson) 0076
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14299+2.1.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 2.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 2.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 167.29
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0021
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) a
kXerox (kXerox) 265:160
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1317.010:yā
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
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) 丫
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) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 丫
Script Extension (scx) Han
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)