U+4E42 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 govern, control, manage; nurture. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+4E42 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 B9 82
UTF-16 4E 42
UTF-32 00 00 4E 42
URL-Quoted %E4%B9%82
HTML-Escape 乂
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 乂
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E7 D1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D0 A9
IRG_GSource G3-302A
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5029
IRG_KSource K0-6751
IRG_TSource T2-2121
IRG_VSource V1-4A3
BigFive C940
CCCII 216436
CNS1986 2-2121
CNS1992 2-2121
EACC 216434
GB3 1610
GB8 9003
Jis0 4809
KSC0 7149
MainlandTelegraph 0034
TaiwanTelegraph 0034
Xerox 324:347


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E42
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) 乂
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 乂
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 乂
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 乂
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 乂
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 乂
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 乂
Case Folding (cf) 乂
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 乂
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) 乂
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) AGK
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-302A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5029
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FDA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6751
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2121
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0165.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00111
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10031.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0081.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) C940
kCangjie (kCangjie) K
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngaai6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216436
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 46.508
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2121
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2121
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0165.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) govern, control, manage; nurture
kEACC (kEACC) 216434
kFenn (kFenn) 528K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 224.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4000.0
kGB3 (kGB3) 1610
kGB8 (kGB8) 9003
kGSR (kGSR) 0347a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10031.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10031.030:yì,ài
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KARU OSAMERU OSAMARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GAI GE
kJis0 (kJis0) 4809
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0081.100
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 177
kKorean (kKorean) YEY
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FDA6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7149
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0034
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2934
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2008a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00111
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 954
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4098+4.1.1
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 4.1
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 4.1
kSBGY (kSBGY) 391.45
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0034
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 2
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) nghệ
kXerox (kXerox) 324:347
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1369.120:yì
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) 乂
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) 乂
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)