U+4E48 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 interrogative particle; repetition of a tune small; tender. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is me.

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+4E48 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 88
UTF-16 4E 48
UTF-32 00 00 4E 48
URL-Quoted %E4%B9%88
HTML-Escape 么
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 么
Pīnyīn me
IRG_GSource G0-4334
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-212A
IRG_KPSource KP1-343
IRG_KSource K2-2133
IRG_TSource T1-443D
BigFive A45C
CCCII 21303C
CNS1986 1-443D
CNS1992 1-443D
EACC 276260
GB0 3520
GB1 8765
JIS0213 2,01,10
KPS1 343A
MainlandTelegraph 8010
TaiwanTelegraph 8026
Xerox 323:304


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E48
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) 么
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 么
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 么
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 么
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 么
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 么
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 么
Case Folding (cf) 么
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 么
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) 么
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) G0-4334
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-212A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-343
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2133
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-443D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0165.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00121
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10033.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0082.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) A45C
kCangjie (kCangjie) HI
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu1 mo1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21303C
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-443D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-443D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0165.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) interrogative particle; repetition of a tune small; tender
kEACC (kEACC) 276260
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 616.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2073.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 3520
kGB1 (kGB1) 8765
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10033.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) me(8053)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10033.020:yāo,mó,ma,me
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,01,10
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0082.030
kKorean (kKorean) YO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 343A
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 8010
kMandarin (kMandarin) me
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7282
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00121
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 159 862 920 1595
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14126+4.1.2 C+14126+52.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 4.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 4.2
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 幺
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8026
kTang (kTang) qeu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 幺 麼 麽
kXerox (kXerox) 323:304
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0758.081,0758.091:ma 0770.150:me 1340.041:yāo
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) 么
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) 么
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)