U+4E36 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 dot; KangXi radical 3. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhǔ.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 13 other glyphs. In text U+4E36 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 3 meaning "dot" is one of six of the 214 Kangxi radicals that are composed of only one stroke.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 10 characters (out of 40,000) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E4 B8 B6
UTF-16 4E 36
UTF-32 00 00 4E 36
URL-Quoted %E4%B8%B6
HTML-Escape 丶
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 丶
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D0 A6
Pīnyīn zhǔ
IRG_GSource G0-583C
IRG_HSource H-C6
IRG_JSource J0-5026
IRG_KPSource KP1-342
IRG_KSource K2-212C
IRG_TSource T3-2122
CCCII 216431
CNS1986 E-2122
CNS1992 3-2122
EACC 216431
GB0 5628
GB1 5628
Jis0 4806
KPS1 342E
MainlandTelegraph 0027
TaiwanTelegraph 0027
Xerox 323:372

Related Characters

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E36
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) 丶
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 丶
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 丶
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 丶
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 丶
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 丶
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 丶
Case Folding (cf) 丶
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 丶
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) 丶
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-583C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-C6
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5026
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-342
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-212C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2122
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0162.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00091
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10042.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0080.120
kCangjie (kCangjie) XI
kCantonese (kCantonese) zyu2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216431
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 43.603
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2122
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2122
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0162.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dot; KangXi radical 3
kEACC (kEACC) 216431
kFenn (kFenn) 0K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 94.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3000.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5628
kGB1 (kGB1) 5628
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10042.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10042.080:zhǔ
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⼂[U+2F02]:10042.080
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TEN CHOBO SHIRUSHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) CHU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4806
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0080.120
kKorean (kKorean) CWU
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 342E
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0027
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhǔ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1335
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00091
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4095+3.1.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 3.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 3.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 263.32
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0027
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 1
kXerox (kXerox) 323:372
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) 丶
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) 丶
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)