U+6399 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 to strive, endeavor, struggle; to earn; to pierce; to wedge in. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zh.

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+6399 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 8E 99
UTF-16 63 99
UTF-32 00 00 63 99
URL-Quoted %E6%8E%99
HTML-Escape 掙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 掙
Pīnyīn zh
IRG_GSource G1-5575
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-2D38
IRG_KPSource KP1-464
IRG_KSource K2-355C
IRG_TSource T1-5A67
IRG_VSource V1-573
BigFive B1C3
CCCII 21412A
CNS1986 1-5A67
CNS1992 1-5A67
EACC 21412A
JIS0213 2,13,24
Jis1 3212
KPS1 4640
TaiwanTelegraph 8441
Xerox 257:120


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6399
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) 掙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 掙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 掙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 掙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 掙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 掙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 掙
Case Folding (cf) 掙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 掙
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) 掙
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5575
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2D38
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-464
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-355C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5A67
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-573
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0788.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 12265
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31901.021
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0438.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) B1C3
kCangjie (kCangjie) QBSD
kCantonese (kCantonese) zaang1 zaang6 zang1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21412A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 583.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5A67
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5A67
kCowles (kCowles) 96 146
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0788.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to strive, endeavor, struggle; to earn; to pierce; to wedge in
kEACC (kEACC) 21412A
kFenn (kFenn) 413B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 29.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5205.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31901.021
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) zhēng(43) zhèng(33)
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1593
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU SHOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,13,24
kJis1 (kJis1) 3212
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0438.030
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 4640
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhēng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 390
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 99 101a 162
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 12265
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 32
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17685+64.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 64.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 64.8
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 挣
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8441
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tránh
kXerox (kXerox) 257:120
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) 掙
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) 掙
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)