U+4FF6 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 start, begin; beginning; arrange. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chù.

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+4FF6 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 BF B6
UTF-16 4F F6
UTF-32 00 00 4F F6
URL-Quoted %E4%BF%B6
HTML-Escape 俶
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 俶
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D0 E8
Pīnyīn chù
IRG_GSource G3-3151
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5068
IRG_KPSource KP1-35C
IRG_KSource K1-653E
IRG_TSource T2-2D75
BigFive D0D4
CCCII 216661
CNS1986 2-2D75
CNS1992 2-2D75
EACC 216661
GB3 1749
GB8 9022
Jis0 4872
KPS1 35C9
KSC1 6930
MainlandTelegraph 0209
TaiwanTelegraph 0209
Xerox 275:336


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) 俶
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 俶
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 俶
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 俶
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 俶
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 俶
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 俶
Case Folding (cf) 俶
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 俶
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) 俶
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-3151
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5068
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-35C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-653E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2D75
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0226.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00732
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10175.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0106.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) D0D4
kCangjie (kCangjie) OYFE
kCantonese (kCantonese) cuk1 suk6 tik1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216661
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 111.303
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2D75
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2D75
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0226.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) start, begin; beginning; arrange
kEACC (kEACC) 216661
kFenn (kFenn) 123I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 465.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2724.0
kGB3 (kGB3) 1749
kGB8 (kGB8) 9022
kGSR (kGSR) 1031h
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10175.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10175.010:chù,shū,tì
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOI HAJIME
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHUKU TEKI
kJis0 (kJis0) 4872
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0106.170
kKorean (kKorean) SWUK CHEK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 35C9
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6930
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0209
kMandarin (kMandarin) chù
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5882
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2787d
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00732
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1259
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4161+9.2.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 455.41
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0209
kTang (kTang) chiuk
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kXerox (kXerox) 275:336
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0161.100:chù 1131.020:tì
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) 俶
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) 俶
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)