U+6260 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 pick up with fork or pincers. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chā.

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+6260 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 E6 89 A0
UTF-16 62 60
UTF-32 00 00 62 60
URL-Quoted %E6%89%A0
HTML-Escape 扠
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 扠
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D9 AD
Pīnyīn chā
IRG_GSource G3-495E
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-592D
IRG_KPSource KP1-453
IRG_KSource K2-3443
IRG_TSource T2-224A
IRG_VSource V1-564
BigFive C9EA
CCCII 223028
CNS1986 2-224A
CNS1992 2-224A
EACC 223028
GB3 4162
GB8 9240
Jis0 5713
KPS1 4533
MainlandTelegraph 2096
TaiwanTelegraph 2096
Xerox 303:110


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6260
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) 扠
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 扠
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 扠
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 扠
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 扠
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 扠
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 扠
Case Folding (cf) 扠
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 扠
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) 扠
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) CT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-495E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-592D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-453
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-3443
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-224A
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-564
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0764.210
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 11804
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31832.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0418.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) C9EA
kCangjie (kCangjie) QEI
kCantonese (kCantonese) caa1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 223028
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 560.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-224A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-224A
kCowles (kCowles) 403
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0764.210
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) pick up with fork or pincers
kEACC (kEACC) 223028
kFenn (kFenn) 538H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 8.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5704.0
kGB3 (kGB3) 4162
kGB8 (kGB8) 9240
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31832.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31832.080:chāi,chā,zhǎ
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SASU SATE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SA
kJis0 (kJis0) 5713
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0418.040
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 4533
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2096
kMandarin (kMandarin) chā
kMatthews (kMatthews) 97
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 55a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 11804
kNelson (kNelson) 1834
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 11
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4948+64.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 64.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 64.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 094.05
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2096
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) xoa
kXerox (kXerox) 303:110
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0112.021:chā
z Variant (kZVariant) 搋
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) 扠
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) 扠
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)