U+4F09 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 compare, match; pair; spouse. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kàng.

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+4F09 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 BC 89
UTF-16 4F 09
UTF-32 00 00 4F 09
URL-Quoted %E4%BC%89
HTML-Escape 伉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 伉
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F9 F2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D0 C4
Pīnyīn kàng
IRG_GSource G0-5878
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5044
IRG_KPSource KP0-F2F
IRG_KSource K0-7972
IRG_TSource T1-472C
BigFive A5EA
CCCII 213079
CNS1986 1-472C
CNS1992 1-472C
EACC 213079
GB0 5688
GB1 5688
Jis0 4836
KSC0 8982
MainlandTelegraph 0121
TaiwanTelegraph 0121
Xerox 265:352


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4F09
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) 伉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 伉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 伉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 伉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 伉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 伉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 伉
Case Folding (cf) 伉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 伉
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) 伉
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) G0-5878
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5044
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F2F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7972
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-472C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0201.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00431
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10126.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0095.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) A5EA
kCangjie (kCangjie) OYHN
kCantonese (kCantonese) kong3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213079
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 89.606
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-472C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-472C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0201.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) compare, match; pair; spouse
kEACC (kEACC) 213079
kFenn (kFenn) 398K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 243.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2021.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 5688
kGB1 (kGB1) 5688
kGSR (kGSR) 0698c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10126.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10126.010:kàng,gāng,kǎng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0088
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAGUI NARABU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4836
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0095.140
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 305
kKorean (kKorean) HANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F2F2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8982
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0121
kMandarin (kMandarin) kàng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3274
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00431
kNelson (kNelson) 0367
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 660
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4125+9.2.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 428.09
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0121
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kXerox (kXerox) 265:352
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0635.030:kàng
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) 伉
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) 伉
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)