U+629E 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 select, choose, pick out. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+629E 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 8A 9E
UTF-16 62 9E
UTF-32 00 00 62 9E
URL-Quoted %E6%8A%9E
HTML-Escape 択
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 択
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C2 F2
IRG_GSource GE-2B26
IRG_JSource J0-4272
IRG_KPSource KP1-455
IRG_KSource K2-345D
IRG_TSource T3-2631
IRG_VSource V3-315
CCCII 33417E
CNS1986 E-2631
CNS1992 3-2631
EACC 33417E
Jis0 3482
KPS1 455F


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-629E
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) 択
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 択
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 択
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 択
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 択
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 択
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 択
Case Folding (cf) 択
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 択
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) 択
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) AJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2B26
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4272
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-455
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-345D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2631
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V3-315
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0770.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 11902'
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31844.061
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0422.121
kCangjie (kCangjie) QSO
kCCCII (kCCCII) 33417E
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2631
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2631
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0770.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) select, choose, pick out
kEACC (kEACC) 33417E
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5708.7
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31844.061
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ERABU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TAKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3482
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0422.121
kKorean (kKorean) THAYK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 455F
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 11902'
kNelson (kNelson) 1845
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2898+64.3.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 64.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 64.4
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
z Variant (kZVariant) 擇
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) 択
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) 択
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)