U+4E85 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 hook; KangXi radical 6. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is jué.

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 2 other glyphs. In text U+4E85 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 6 meaning "hook" is one of six of the 214 Kangxi radicals that are composed of only one stroke.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 19 characters (out of 40,000) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E4 BA 85
UTF-16 4E 85
UTF-32 00 00 4E 85
URL-Quoted %E4%BA%85
HTML-Escape 亅
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 亅
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D0 AD
Pīnyīn jué
IRG_GSource G8-2F7B
IRG_HSource H-C6
IRG_JSource J0-502D
IRG_KPSource KP1-346
IRG_KSource K2-214B
IRG_TSource T3-2124
CCCII 216446
CNS1986 E-2124
CNS1992 3-2124
EACC 216446
GB8 1591
Jis0 4813
KPS1 346B
MainlandTelegraph 0054
TaiwanTelegraph 0054
Xerox 323:374

Related Characters

  • ⼅


  • ⼅
  • ㇚


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E85
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) 亅
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 亅
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 亅
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 亅
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 亅
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 亅
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 亅
Case Folding (cf) 亅
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 亅
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) 亅
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) G8-2F7B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-C6
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-502D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-346
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-214B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2124
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0173.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00224
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10028.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0085.090
kCangjie (kCangjie) XN
kCantonese (kCantonese) kyut3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216446
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 58.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2124
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2124
kCowles (kCowles) 2013
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0173.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) hook; KangXi radical 6
kEACC (kEACC) 216446
kFenn (kFenn) 111K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 121.12
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2000.0
kGB8 (kGB8) 1591
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10028.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10028.030:jué
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAGI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KETSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4813
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0085.090
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 499
kKorean (kKorean) KWEL
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 346B
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0054
kMandarin (kMandarin) jué
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3408
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1301
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00224
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 666
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4102+6.1.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 6.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 6.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 478.51
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0054
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 1
kXerox (kXerox) 323:374
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) 亅
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) 亅
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)