U+4ECA 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 now, today, modern era. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is j.

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+4ECA 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 BB 8A
UTF-16 4E CA
UTF-32 00 00 4E CA
URL-Quoted %E4%BB%8A
HTML-Escape 今
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 今
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D0 D1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BA A3
Pīnyīn j
IRG_GSource G0-3D71
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3A23
IRG_KPSource KP0-D1F
IRG_KSource K0-5051
IRG_TSource T1-4474
IRG_VSource V1-4A6
BigFive A4B5
CCCII 213065
CNS1986 1-4474
CNS1992 1-4474
EACC 213065
GB0 2981
GB1 2981
Jis0 2603
KSC0 4849
MainlandTelegraph 0093
TaiwanTelegraph 0093
Xerox 241:342


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) 今
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 今
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 今
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 今
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 今
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 今
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 今
Case Folding (cf) 今
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 今
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) 今
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) G0-3D71
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3A23
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D1F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5051
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4474
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0194.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00358
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10105.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0091.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4B5
kCangjie (kCangjie) OIN
kCantonese (kCantonese) gam1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213065
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 83.502
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4474
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4474
kCowles (kCowles) 1526
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0194.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) now, today, modern era
kEACC (kEACC) 213065
kFenn (kFenn) 434A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 74.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8020.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 2981
kGB1 (kGB1) 2981
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0651a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10105.050
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jīn(1239)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10105.050:jīn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0071
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) IMA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KON KIN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2603
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0091.180
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 386
kKorean (kKorean) KUM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D1FB
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4849
kLau (kLau) 833
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0093
kMandarin (kMandarin) jīn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1053
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1015
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00358
kNelson (kNelson) 0352
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 565 569 852
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2067+9.2.2 V+13780+9.2.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 220.01
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0093
kTang (kTang) *gyim gyim
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) kim
kXerox (kXerox) 241:342
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0585.050:jīn
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) 今
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) 今
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)