U+4F6C 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 (Cant.) man, person; mature. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lǎo.

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+4F6C 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-16 4F 6C
UTF-32 00 00 4F 6C
URL-Quoted %E4%BD%AC
HTML-Escape 佬
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 佬
Pīnyīn lǎo
IRG_GSource G0-4050
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-2E33
IRG_KPSource KP1-352
IRG_KSource K2-2224
IRG_TSource T1-4B71
BigFive A8D0
CCCII 21314D
CNS1986 1-4B71
CNS1992 1-4B71
EACC 21314D
GB0 3248
GB1 3248
JIS0213 1,14,19
Jis1 1683
KPS1 352F
MainlandTelegraph 0097
TaiwanTelegraph 9772
Xerox 267:175


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) 佬
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 佬
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 佬
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 佬
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 佬
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 佬
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 佬
Case Folding (cf) 佬
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 佬
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) 佬
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) G0-4050
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-2E33
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-352
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2224
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4B71
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0212.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00548
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10144.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0100.090
kBigFive (kBigFive) A8D0
kCangjie (kCangjie) OJKP
kCantonese (kCantonese) lou2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21314D
kCheungBauer (kCheungBauer) 009/06;OJKP;lou2
kCheungBauerIndex (kCheungBauerIndex) 339.08 340.01
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 104.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4B71
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4B71
kCowles (kCowles) 2404
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0212.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) (Cant.) man, person; mature
kEACC (kEACC) 21314D
kFenn (kFenn) 189I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 290.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2421.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 3248
kGB1 (kGB1) 3248
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10144.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10144.020:liáo,lǎo
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0136
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OOKII
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RYOU RO ROU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,14,19
kJis1 (kJis1) 1683
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0100.090
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 352F
kLau (kLau) 1927
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0097
kMandarin (kMandarin) lǎo
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1612
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00548
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 824
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+16782+9.2.6 C+16782+125.6.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.6
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 姆
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 9772
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kXerox (kXerox) 267:175
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0682.040:lǎo
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) 佬
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) 佬
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)