U+6308 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 assist, help, lead by hand. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qiè.

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+6308 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 8C 88
UTF-16 63 08
UTF-32 00 00 63 08
URL-Quoted %E6%8C%88
HTML-Escape 挈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 挈
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D9 CD
Pīnyīn qiè
IRG_GSource G0-6A7C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-594D
IRG_KPSource KP1-45B
IRG_KSource K2-3521
IRG_TSource T1-5554
BigFive AEB2
CCCII 21405B
CNS1986 1-5554
CNS1992 1-5554
EACC 21405B
GB0 7492
GB1 7492
Jis0 5745
MainlandTelegraph 2173
TaiwanTelegraph 2173
Xerox 270:274


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6308
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) 挈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 挈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 挈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 挈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 挈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 挈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 挈
Case Folding (cf) 挈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 挈
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) 挈
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) G0-6A7C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-594D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-45B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-3521
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5554
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0779.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 12035
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31863.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0429.220
kBigFive (kBigFive) AEB2
kCangjie (kCangjie) QHQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) kit3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21405B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 574.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5554
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5554
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0779.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) assist, help, lead by hand
kEACC (kEACC) 21405B
kFenn (kFenn) 147I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 58.03 176.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5750.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 7492
kGB1 (kGB1) 7492
kGSR (kGSR) 0279c
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31863.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31863.010:qiè,qì,jiá,qià,shì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1555
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HITSUSAGERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KETSU KEI
kJis0 (kJis0) 5745
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0429.220
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 334
kKorean (kKorean) SEL KYEY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 45BB
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2173
kMandarin (kMandarin) qiè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 808
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1182b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 12035
kNelson (kNelson) 1887
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 539A
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4980+64.4.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 64.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 64.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 495.38
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2173
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kXerox (kXerox) 270:274
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0924.020:qiè
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) 挈
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) 挈
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)