U+4F9C 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 lies. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhōu.

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+4F9C 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 BE 9C
UTF-16 4F 9C
UTF-32 00 00 4F 9C
URL-Quoted %E4%BE%9C
HTML-Escape 侜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 侜
Pīnyīn zhōu
IRG_GSource G3-3127
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-354
IRG_KSource K1-6D4B
IRG_TSource T2-2545
BigFive CBC5
CCCII 216576
CNS1986 2-2545
CNS1992 2-2545
EACC 216576
GB3 1707
KPS1 3541
KSC1 7743
TaiwanTelegraph 8070
Xerox 301:356


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) 侜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 侜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 侜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 侜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 侜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 侜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 侜
Case Folding (cf) 侜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 侜
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) 侜
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) G3-3127
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-354
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6D4B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2545
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0217.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00606
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10149.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0102.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) CBC5
kCangjie (kCangjie) OHBY
kCantonese (kCantonese) zau1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216576
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 103.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2545
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2545
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0217.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) lies
kEACC (kEACC) 216576
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2724.0
kGB3 (kGB3) 1707
kGSR (kGSR) 1084f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10149.110
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10149.110:zhōu
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OOIKAKUSU ITSUWARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) CHUU CHU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0102.170
kKorean (kKorean) CWU
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3541
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7743
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhōu
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1292
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 174b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00606
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 77
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 210.06
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8070
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kXerox (kXerox) 301:356
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1504.080:zhōu
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) 侜
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) 侜
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)